‘ Equities ’

ETFs set for entry into China-Hong Kong Stock Connect

May 31st, 2022 | By
Lion Global and OCBC launch ‘China Leaders’ ETF in Singapore

Regulators in mainland China and Hong Kong have reached an agreement on the inclusion of ETFs into the Stock Connect programme.


SEC targets greenwashing in fund naming clampdown

May 31st, 2022 | By
Index providers brace for tougher regulations

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has proposed new rules aimed at better aligning the names of investment funds with their underlying strategies.


Alpha Architect launches sentiment-driven asset allocation ETF

May 31st, 2022 | By
Alpha Architect launches sentiment-driven asset allocation ETF

Alpha Architect has launched a new actively managed ETF that tactically allocates across asset classes based on indicators of relative sentiment between institutional and retail investors.


China’s ETF market poised for rapid growth, finds BBH

May 31st, 2022 | By
China’s ETF market poised for further growth, finds BBH

China’s ETF market experienced a banner year in 2021 and is poised for further rapid growth over the next 12 months, according to research from Brown Brothers Harriman.


Demand for ESG helps drive record index revenues

May 30th, 2022 | By
ESG and smart beta drive record index revenues

Revenues collected by index providers globally reached a record $5 billion in 2021, representing an increase of 23.1% from the previous year, according to data collected by Burton-Taylor International Consulting.


Fidelity launches metaverse ETF in Canada

May 27th, 2022 | By
Kelly Creelman, Senior Vice President, Products & Marketing at Fidelity Investments Canada

Fidelity Investments has launched a new thematic equity ETF in Canada providing exposure to companies that are developing and enabling the metaverse.


KraneShares lists EV & future mobility ETF in Europe

May 26th, 2022 | By
Anthony Sassine, Senior Investment Strategist at KraneShares

KraneShares has introduced a new thematic equity ETF in Europe providing exposure to the global electric vehicles industry and related technology shaping the future of transportation and automated mobility.


STF debuts two risk-managed Nasdaq 100 ETFs

May 25th, 2022 | By
STF Management has made its ETF debut on Nasdaq.

Frisco, Texas-based investment advisor STF Management has debuted its first ETFs, launching two asset allocation funds that tactically rotate between Nasdaq 100 equity exposure and US Treasury securities.


SEI debuts factor-based US equity ETFs

May 25th, 2022 | By
Kevin Barr, Head of SEI's Investment Management Unit

Pennsylvania-headquartered SEI Investments has unveiled its first ETFs, a suite of four actively managed US large-cap equity funds targeting quality, momentum, value, and low volatility factor risk premia.


DWS to introduce ESG-screened DAX ETF

May 19th, 2022 | By
DWS to introduce ESG-screened DAX ETF

DWS is set to introduce a socially responsible German equities ETF that screens out companies from the widely followed DAX Index based on environmental, social, and governance criteria.