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Positioning for inflation: commodities and gold are essential hedging instruments

Jul 7th, 2021 | By
Positioning for inflation: commodities and gold are essential hedging instruments

By WisdomTree.

Commodities and gold have historically been an excellent hedge for inflation.


FTSE Russell unveils suite of Paris-aligned equity indices

Jul 6th, 2021 | By
Aled Jones, Head of Sustainable Investment Product Management, EMEA, FTSE Russell

FTSE Russell has launched the FTSE EU Climate Benchmarks Index Series, a suite of climate-themed equity indices aligned with the Paris Agreement’s goal of limiting global warming to two degrees above pre-industrial levels.


Europe’s largest bitcoin ETP goes carbon neutral

Jul 6th, 2021 | By
Europe’s largest bitcoin ETP goes carbon neutral

Specialist crypto ETP provider ETC Group has announced that the BTCetc – ETC Group Physical Bitcoin (BTCE GY), Europe’s largest directly backed bitcoin ETP with $580 million AUM, is going carbon neutral.


Saturna and HANetf unveil active sustainable ETF with carbon offset

Jul 6th, 2021 | By
Jane Carten, CEO of Saturna Capital

Saturna Capital will make its European ETF debut later this month with the launch of the actively managed Saturna Sustainable ESG Equity HANzero UCITS ETF (SESG LN) on London Stock Exchange.


Innovator unveils S&P 500 buffer ETF for money market investors

Jul 5th, 2021 | By
Bruce Bond, CEO of Innovator ETFs

Innovator Capital Management has expanded its suite of defined outcome funds with the launch of the Innovator Defined Wealth Shield ETF (BALT US) on Cboe BZX Exchange.


American Century adds three new active ETFs

Jul 5th, 2021 | By
Edward Rosenberg, senior vice president and head of ETFs for American Century

American Century Investments has expanded its line-up of actively managed ETFs with the introduction of three new funds on NYSE Arca.


Invesco rolls out trio of multi-factor US equity ETFs

Jul 5th, 2021 | By
Invesco rolls out trio of multi-factor US equity ETFs

Invesco has launched a new suite of multi-factor ETFs on NYSE Arca that deliver a light tilt towards quality, value, and momentum risk premia within the large-, mid-, and small-cap segments of the US equity market.


Roundhill launches thematic ETF targeting the ‘Metaverse’

Jul 5th, 2021 | By
Matthew Ball, Managing Partner of Ball Metaverse Research Partners

Roundhill Investments has launched the Roundhill Ball Metaverse ETF (META US), a new thematic equity ETF providing exposure to companies linked to the rapidly-growing market of the Metaverse.


IndexIQ launches active ESG core bond ETF

Jul 2nd, 2021 | By
Janelle Woodward, President of MacKay Shields

IndexIQ has launched the IQ MacKay ESG Core Plus Bond ETF (ESGB US), a new actively managed ETF on NYSE Arca designed to serve as a core holding in socially responsible fixed income portfolios.


AdvisorShares partners with Gerber Kawasaki on multi-thematic active ETF

Jul 2nd, 2021 | By
Ross Gerber, President and CEO of Gerber Kawasaki

AdvisorShares has teamed up with Los Angeles-based investment firm Gerber Kawasaki, a specialist in thematic investing, to launch a new actively managed ETF targeting US-listed companies benefitting from a variety of megatrends.