‘ ESG & Climate ’

Invesco unveils Europe’s first Nasdaq 100 ESG ETF

Oct 27th, 2021 | By
Anna Paglia, Global Head of ETFs and Indexed Strategies at Invesco

Invesco has launched Europe’s first ETF providing Nasdaq 100 exposure while incorporating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria.

BlackRock’s ‘ESG Enhanced’ ETFs to incorporate CTB requirement

Oct 27th, 2021 | By
Manuela Sperandeo, BlackRock’s EMEA Head of Sustainable Indexing

BlackRock has announced that the MSCI indices underlying its $10bn ‘ESG Enhanced’ range of iShares UCITS ETFs are to be updated to meet the European Union’s Climate Transition Benchmark (CTB) requirement.

ESG driving index innovation and growth, finds IIA survey

Oct 27th, 2021 | By
ESG driving index innovation and growth, finds IIA survey

The Index Industry Association (IIA) has released the results of its fifth annual global benchmark survey, revealing record-breaking growth in the number of ESG indices produced by its members.

US dividend and global clean energy ETFs debut in Korea

Oct 25th, 2021 | By
US dividend global clean energy KRX ETFs Korea Exchange

Korea Investment Management and KB Asset Management have launched ETFs on Korea Exchange providing exposure to US dividend-paying equities and clean energy stocks worldwide.

DWS repurposes six Xtrackers equity ETFs, slashes fees

Oct 22nd, 2021 | By
DWS launches ESG-enhanced global govies ETF

DWS has made significant changes to six equity ETFs collectively housing over $1.8 billion in assets under management.

IndexIQ expands ‘dual impact’ lineup with three new thematic equity ETFs

Oct 22nd, 2021 | By
IndexIQ expands 'dual impact' lineup with three new thematic equity ETFs

IndexIQ, a subsidiary of New York Life Investments, has expanded its ‘dual impact’ family of thematic equity strategies with the launch of three new ETFs on NYSE Arca.

Euronext launches MIB ESG Index

Oct 20th, 2021 | By
Euronext launches MIB ESG Index

Euronext, in collaboration with Borsa Italiana, has launched a socially responsible alternative to the FTSE MIB, Italy’s foremost equity index.

BNP Paribas unveils Paris-aligned eurozone equity ETF

Oct 14th, 2021 | By
BNP Paribas boosts the sustainability credentials of 18 of its ETFs

BNP Paribas Asset Management has added to its line-up of Paris-aligned low-carbon equity ETFs with the launch of the BNP Paribas Easy Low Carbon 100 Eurozone PAB UCITS ETF.

VanEck launches ESG version of $6.8bn ‘Wide Moat’ ETF

Oct 12th, 2021 | By
VanEck launches ESG version of $6.8bn ‘Wide Moat’ ETF

VanEck has launched a new ETF which serves as a socially responsible version of the firm’s $6.8 billion ‘Wide Moat’ US equity ETF.

KraneShares launches multi-thematic China ETF-of-ETFs

Oct 11th, 2021 | By
Jonathan Krane, CEO of KraneShares.

KraneShares has launched a new Chinese equity ETF that provides exposure to multiple high-growth themes by investing primarily across five of the firm’s existing ETFs.