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BNP Paribas adds three new ESG fixed income ETFs

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
BNP Paribas adds three new sustainable fixed income ETFs

BNP Paribas Asset Management has rolled out three new sustainable fixed income ETFs on Euronext Paris.


SSGA cuts fees on high-yield and MBS ETFs to record low

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
Noel Archard, global head of SPDR product at SSGA

State Street Global Advisors has reduced the fee on its NYSE-listed SPDR Portfolio High Yield Bond ETF (SPHY US) and SPDR Portfolio Mortgage Backed Bond ETF (SPMB US) products.


Active semi-transparent ETFs: Ready to launch?

Mar 24th, 2021 | By
Matthew Schiffman, principal for Distribution Insight, Broadridge Financial Solutions.

By Matthew Schiffman, Principal, Distribution Insight at Broadridge.

Creating an effective go-to-market strategy requires data and insight.


ChinaAMC launches Chinese biotech ETF in Hong Kong

Mar 24th, 2021 | By
ChinaAMC launches Chinese biotech ETF in Hong Kong

ChinaAMC has launched a new ETF in Hong Kong providing exposure to locally listed Chinese biotechnology companies.


Monarch Funds debuts with three ETFs

Mar 24th, 2021 | By
Monarch Funds debuts with three ETFs

Monarch Funds has made its ETF debut with the launch of three funds advised by parent company Kingsview Wealth Management, a Chicago-based investment adviser.


Turkey ETFs burnt as Erdoğan removes central bank governor

Mar 23rd, 2021 | By
Naci Agbal

ETFs providing exposure to Turkish equities crashed during trading on Monday 22 March, following President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s unexpected dismissal of central bank governor Naci Agbal.


Bitcoin and the Planet

Mar 23rd, 2021 | By
bitcoin ESG WisdomTree

By Will Peck, Head of Strategy & Emerging Technologies at WisdomTree.

How should investors who are concerned about ESG issues think about bitcoin.


Active managers fail to capitalize on Covid volatility

Mar 23rd, 2021 | By
US active managers fail to capitalize on Covid volatility

The majority of active equity managers in the US failed to beat their benchmarks in 2020, according to the latest S&P Indices Versus Active (SPIVA) Scorecard, despite Covid-19 throwing up opportunities for outperformance.


BlackRock launches its first active muni bond ETFs

Mar 22nd, 2021 | By
Peter Hayes, Chief Investment Officer and Head of the Municipal Bond Group.

BlackRock has launched a pair of actively managed municipal bonds ETFs on Cboe BZX.


Hartford Funds launches ‘Longevity Economy’ ETF

Mar 22nd, 2021 | By
Hartford Funds launches actively managed short duration bond ETF

Hartford Funds has introduced its first thematic equity ETF, the Hartford Longevity Economy ETF (HLGE US), on NYSE Arca.