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Global X makes big push into Europe with seven new thematic ETFs

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
Luis Berruga, CEO of Global X

New York-headquartered Global X has made a big push into Europe with the launch of seven new thematic equity ETFs. The new funds include strategies targeting autonomous & electric vehicles, e-commerce, robotics & AI, cybersecurity, clean technology, fintech, and the IoT.


Invesco launches equally weighted S&P 500 ESG Leaders ETF

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
John Hoffman, Head of Americas, ETFs & Indexed Strategies at Invesco

Invesco has launched a new ETF in the US providing equally weighted exposure to a subset of S&P 500 companies with robust environmental, social, and governance (ESG) profiles.


Global X combines bitcoin futures and blockchain equities in latest ETF launch

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
Jay Jacobs, Head of Research & Strategy at Global X

Global X has launched an actively managed ETF that taps into the digital assets investment theme by combining bitcoin futures with equities of companies poised to benefit from advances in blockchain technology.


BlackRock launches Asia ex-Japan USD investment-grade corporate bond ETF

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches Asia ex-Japan USD corporate bond ETF

BlackRock has launched a new fixed income ETF in Europe providing ESG-screened exposure to US dollar-denominated corporate bonds from issuers domiciled in the Asia ex-Japan region.


ETF trends to watch in 2022: Crypto, taxes, and active

Nov 18th, 2021 | By
Nicholas J. Elward, Senior Vice President, Head of Institutional Product and ETFs at Natixis Investment Managers.

By Nicholas J. Elward, Head of Institutional Product and ETFs at Natixis Investment Managers.

We expect 2022 to be even more exciting than this year. Here are three trends we’re watching closely.


HSBC unveils sustainable EUR and USD corporate bond ETFs

Nov 18th, 2021 | By
Olga de Tapia, Global Head of ETF Sales at HSBC Asset Management

HSBC Asset Management has unveiled its first two sustainable fixed income ETFs, providing ESG-enhanced exposure to EUR and USD corporate credit.


Dimensional rolls out four fixed income factor ETFs

Nov 17th, 2021 | By
Gerard O’Reilly, co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Dimensional Fund Advisors

Dimensional Fund Advisors has launched four actively managed bond ETFs on NYSE Arca.


AdvisorShares partners with Poseidon for third active cannabis ETF

Nov 17th, 2021 | By
Emily Paxhia, Managing Director at Poseidon Investment Management.

AdvisorShares has introduced its third actively managed cannabis ETF: the AdvisorShares Poseidon Dynamic Cannabis ETF (PSDN US), on NYSE Arca.


ETC Group, HANetf unveil digital assets & blockchain equity ETF

Nov 16th, 2021 | By
ETC Group, HANetf unveil digital assets & blockchain equity ETF

Crypto specialist ETC Group and white-label issuer HANetf have extended their partnership with the unveiling of the ETC Group Digital Assets & Blockchain Equity UCITS ETF.


VanEck undercuts rivals with lower-cost bitcoin futures ETF

Nov 16th, 2021 | By
VanEck undercuts rivals with lower-cost bitcoin futures ETF

VanEck has unveiled the VanEck Bitcoin Strategy ETF (XBTF US), the third ETF in the US to provide exposure to bitcoin through futures contracts. The fund comes with an expense ratio of 0.65%, 30 basis points cheaper than its rivals.