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BNP Paribas boosts sustainability credentials of 18 of its ETFs

Dec 3rd, 2021 | By
BNP Paribas boosts the sustainability credentials of 18 of its ETFs

BNP Paribas Asset Management has boosted the sustainability credentials of 18 of its ETFs with the adoption of new or amended indices. The ETFs concerned have assumed new ESG protocols or incorporated construction methodologies that bring them into alignment with Paris-Aligned Benchmark standards. Isabelle Bourcier, Head of Quantitative & Index Management at BNPP AM, said: “The move towards sustainable indices, including PAB, is a decisive step and a major axis of our development”.


CSOP lists Hong Kong’s first inverse crude oil ETP

Dec 1st, 2021 | By
CSOP to list Hong Kong’s first inverse crude oil ETP

CSOP Asset Management has introduced a new ETP in Hong Kong which is the territory’s first to provide inverse exposure to crude oil markets.


Lyxor reaches €100 billion ETF assets milestone

Nov 30th, 2021 | By
Lyxor reaches €100 billion ETF assets milestone

Lyxor Asset Management has surpassed €100 billion of assets under management in ETFs.


Horizons, Evolve launch Canada’s first Metaverse ETFs

Nov 30th, 2021 | By
Metaverse thematic ETFs

Horizons and Evolve have introduced Canada’s first thematic equity ETFs to provide dedicated exposure to the ‘metaverse’.


VanEck launches Australia’s first listed private equity ETF

Nov 26th, 2021 | By
Arian Neiron, CEO of VanEck in Asia Pacific.

VanEck has launched the first ETF in Australia providing exposure to listed private equity.


Global X launches copper miners ETF in Europe

Nov 25th, 2021 | By
Morgane Delledonne, Director of Research, Europe, at Global X

Global X has introduced its first commodities-focused ETF in Europe with the launch of the Global X Copper Miners UCITS ETF.


UOB launches Asia Pacific green REIT ETF on SGX

Nov 25th, 2021 | By
UOB launches Asian green REIT ETF on SGX

UOB has launched an ETF in Singapore providing exposure to high-yielding green REITs listed in Asia Pacific and Oceania.


Direxion unveils nanotechnology ETF

Nov 24th, 2021 | By
Direxion launches nanotechnology thematic ETF

Direxion has introduced a new thematic equity ETF in the US providing exposure to companies involved in nanotechnology.


Saturna assumes management of Almalia/Sanlam’s Shariah-compliant active global equity ETF

Nov 24th, 2021 | By
Scott Klimo, CIO of Saturna Capital

Washington state-based investment manager Saturna Capital has taken over the management of an actively managed Shariah equity UCITS ETF originally sponsored by Almalia and Sanlam.


Amundi adds China and EM ex-China ETFs to ‘ESG Leaders’ suite

Nov 23rd, 2021 | By
Gaëtan Delculée, Global Head of ETF, Indexing & Smart Beta Sales at Amundi

Amundi has expanded its ‘ESG Leaders’ suite of ETFs with the launch of the Amundi MSCI China ESG Leaders Select UCITS ETF and Amundi MSCI Emerging ex-China ESG Leaders Select UCITS ETF on LSE.