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ARK launches actively managed space ETF

Mar 30th, 2021 | By
ARK Space ETF Cathie Wood

ARK Investment Management has launched the world’s first actively managed ETF targeting companies linked to the space industry.


Fidelity debuts two active ESG fixed income ETFs

Mar 30th, 2021 | By
Nick King, Head of ETFs, Fidelity International

Fidelity International has introduced its first fixed income ETFs in Europe with the launch of two actively managed bond strategies incorporating sustainability criteria.


BlackRock launches two climate-aligned fixed income ETFs

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches two climate fixed income ETFs

BlackRock has expanded its European suite of sustainable fixed income solutions with the launch of two climate-aligned ETFs.


Innovator set to launch first defined outcome ETFs with leveraged upside

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
Bruce Bond, Chief Executive Officer of Innovator Capital Management

Innovator Capital Management is set to introduce a new suite of defined outcome ETFs which will be the world’s first to deliver a multiple of the upside return on a reference asset with single exposure to the downside.


Direxion adds hydrogen ETF to thematic offering

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
Direxion Hydrogen Economy ETF

Direxion has continued the buildout of its thematic lineup with the launch of the NYSE Arca-listed Direxion Hydrogen ETF (HJEN US), providing exposure to companies operating within the ‘hydrogen economy’.


Guinness Atkinson converts two mutual funds to ETFs in industry first

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
Guinness Atkinson converts two mutual funds to ETFs in industry first

Guinness Atkinson Asset Management has completed the conversion of two mutual funds to actively managed ETFs on NYSE Arca.


Replication: a simple solution to the hedge fund fee conundrum

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
Replication: a simple solution to the hedge fund fee conundrum

The great hedge fund fee debate is arguably asset management’s Gordian Knot – on the surface an intractable problem, but one that may have a relatively simple solution for allocators and institutions. 


BlackRock targets international small-caps with new ‘focused value’ factor ETF

Mar 26th, 2021 | By
BlackRock targets international small-caps with new ‘focused value’ factor ETF

BlackRock has launched a second ETF providing focused exposure to small-cap value stocks, this time targeting developed market companies listed outside of the US.


Vanguard debuts first ESG ETF in Europe

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
Fong Yee Chan, Head of ESG strategy, UK and Europe, Vanguard

Vanguard has introduced its first ESG ETF in Europe with the launch of a global equity strategy based on FTSE Russell’s ‘Choice’ framework.


Invesco launches two new Nasdaq-focused ETFs in Europe

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
Invesco launches two new Nasdaq-focused ETFs in Europe

Invesco has unveiled two new ETFs in Europe, the Invesco Nasdaq-100 Swap UCITS ETF and the Invesco Nasdaq Next Generation 100 UCITS ETF.