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HSBC rolls out global semiconductor ETF

Jan 26th, 2022 | By
HSBC rolls out global semiconductor ETF

HSBC Asset Management has become the latest issuer in Europe to roll out a semiconductor ETF. The HSBC Nasdaq Global Semiconductor UCITS ETF (HNSC LN) has been listed on the London Stock Exchange with further listings expected in Europe in the coming weeks. The fund aims to replicate the performance of the Nasdaq Global Semiconductor Index, which is composed of the 80 largest global semiconductor companies.


Global X launches blockchain ETF in Europe

Jan 25th, 2022 | By
Global X launches blockchain ETF in Europe

Global X has introduced the Global X Blockchain UCITS ETF (BKCH LN), providing exposure to companies globally that are positioned to benefit from the increased adoption of blockchain technology.


Royal Mint, HANetf cross-list RMAU gold ETC onto Euronext Paris

Jan 21st, 2022 | By
Royal Mint, HANetf cross-list RMAU gold ETC onto Euronext Paris

The Royal Mint’s physical gold ETC – the Royal Mint Physical Gold ETC – is now fully accessible to French investors courtesy of a local listing in Paris (RMAU FP).


Invesco cross-lists bitcoin ETP on SIX

Jan 21st, 2022 | By
Invesco cross-lists directly backed bitcoin ETP on SIX

Invesco has cross-listed the Invesco Physical Bitcoin ETP (BTIC SW) into the Swiss market.


JETS issuer launches thematic ETF on cargo industries

Jan 20th, 2022 | By
US Global Investors launches thematic ETF on cargo industries

US Global Investors, the investment adviser behind the $3.4 billion US Global Jets ETF (JETS US) and its European domiciled equivalent, US Global Jets UCITS ETF (JETS LN), has launched a new thematic equity ETF providing exposure to sea shipping and air freight industries worldwide.


Purpose launches healthcare innovation ETF in Canada

Jan 20th, 2022 | By
Purpose launches healthcare innovation ETF in Canada

Purpose Investments has launched a new actively managed equity ETF in Canada providing income-enhanced exposure to innovative biotechnology and healthcare companies worldwide.


BlackRock cuts fees on MBS and TIPS ETFs

Jan 20th, 2022 | By
BlackRock cuts fees on flagship MBS and short-term TIPS ETFs

BlackRock has trimmed the fees charged on two giant fixed income ETFs providing low-cost core portfolio exposure to mortgage-backed securities and short-term US Treasury inflation-protected securities.


MSCI to develop digital asset capabilities

Jan 19th, 2022 | By
Henry Fernandez, Chairman and CEO of MSCI

Index provider MSCI is making a push into the digital asset ecosystem in collaboration with Menai Financial Group.


HSBC adds short-duration aggregate bond ETF to ESG suite

Jan 17th, 2022 | By
Olga de Tapia, Global Head of ETF Sales at HSBC Asset Management

HSBC Asset Management has expanded its suite of sustainable fixed income ETFs with the launch of a short-duration global aggregate bond fund.


AgioFunds, Beta Securities launch Polish government bond ETF on GPW

Jan 17th, 2022 | By
Beta Securities Poland Polish Treasury bonds ETFs

AgioFunds and its listing partner Beta Securities Poland have introduced Poland’s first fixed income ETF with the launch of the Beta ETF TBSP (ETFBTBSP PL). The fund provides exposure to Polish government bonds denominated in Polish zlotys.