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HSBC adds Paris-aligned Japan equity ETF

Nov 11th, 2021 | By
HSBC adds Paris-aligned Japan equity ETF

HSBC Asset Management has extended its suite of Paris-aligned ETFs with the launch of a Japanese equity fund.


VanEck launches mining ETF targeting ‘green metals’

Nov 11th, 2021 | By
VanEck launches new mining ETF targeting ‘green metals’

VanEck has launched a new ETF in the US targeting companies that mine and process metals and other minerals that are essential inputs to technologies enabling the transition to a low-carbon, clean energy world.


VanEck unveils Europe’s first ‘smart home’ ETF

Nov 10th, 2021 | By
VanEck smart home ETF

VanEck has teamed up with Dutch investment boutique Dasym to launch the actively managed VanEck Vectors Smart Home Active UCITS ETF.


Tuttle launches short ARKK ETF

Nov 10th, 2021 | By
Tuttle launches short ARKK ETF

Tuttle Capital Management has introduced an ETF that aims to provide inverse exposure to the $19.5bn ARK Innovation ETF run by prominent fund manager Cathie Wood.


Blockchain in the real world

Nov 10th, 2021 | By
Gregg Guerin, Senior Product Specialist for First Trust.

By Gregg Guerin, Senior Product Specialist for First Trust.

For most investors, Blockchain means crypto. Some believe Bitcoin (or other digital currencies) are a valid asset; others think it’s a Ponzi scheme. But investors rarely pause to consider the underlying technology, Blockchain, and its vast applicability in the real world.


Bitcoin and ethereum drive ETC Group’s AUM above $2bn

Nov 10th, 2021 | By
ETC Group surpasses $2bn AUM

Specialist crypto ETP provider ETC Group has surpassed $2 billion assets under management courtesy of investor net inflows and strong market performance related to the firm’s bitcoin and ethereum ETPs.


Hang Seng to launch China ‘New Economy’ ETF in Hong Kong

Nov 9th, 2021 | By
Hang Seng to launch China ‘New Economy’ ETF in Hong Kong

Hang Seng Investment Management is set to launch a new ETF in Hong Kong providing exposure to companies associated with China’s ‘New Economy’.


Change Finance commits its US equity ETF to carbon-neutrality

Nov 9th, 2021 | By
Change Finance commits its US impact investing ETF to carbon-neutrality

Impact asset manager Change Finance is to offset the carbon emissions linked to its $110 million US equity ETF.


Samsung launches global semiconductor ETF in Hong Kong

Nov 9th, 2021 | By
Samsung launches global semiconductor ETF in Hong Kong

Samsung Asset Management has launched a new equity ETF on HKEX providing exposure to companies operating within the semiconductor industry.


BlackRock introduces ESG version of $29bn min vol US equity ETF

Nov 8th, 2021 | By
BlackRock introduces ESG version of its $29bn min vol US equity ETF

BlackRock has added to its offering of sustainable exposures with the launch of the iShares ESG MSCI USA Min Vol Factor ETF (ESMV US) on Nasdaq.