‘ ETF Launch ’

Hartford Funds lists its first commodity-focused ETF

Sep 20th, 2021 | By
Hartford Funds launches first commodity ETF

Hartford Funds has introduced the Hartford Schroders Commodity Strategy ETF (HCOM US), a new actively managed ETF offering exposure to commodity futures and equities of commodity-related companies.


Thematic investing and ESG to power growth of passives in Europe

Sep 17th, 2021 | By
Fabrizio Zumbo, Associate Director, European Asset Management Research, Cerulli.

Thematic and ESG investment strategies are expected to play a significant role in the future growth of passive investing in Europe, according to financial research firm Cerulli Associates.


Dimensional converts two global ex-US mutual funds worth $8bn to ETFs

Sep 16th, 2021 | By
Gerard O’Reilly, co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Dimensional Fund Advisors

Dimensional Fund Advisors has converted a further two tax-managed mutual funds, collectively housing $8.2 billion in assets, into transparent actively managed ETFs.


ALPS launches travel beneficiaries ETF

Sep 15th, 2021 | By
ALPS launches travel beneficiaries ETF

SS&C ALPS Advisors has launched the ALPS Global Travel Beneficiaries ETF (JRNY US), a new thematic equity ETF providing smart beta exposure to companies that are poised to benefit from a rebound in global travel.


Janus Henderson unveils suite of active ESG ETFs

Sep 15th, 2021 | By
Nick Cherney, Head of ETPs at Janus Henderson Investors

Janus Henderson has introduced its first socially responsible ETFs with the launch of five actively managed funds on NYSE Arca.


Lyxor targets corporate issuers in fourth green bond ETF

Sep 15th, 2021 | By
Philippe Baché, Head of Fixed Income ETF Product at Lyxor Asset Management

Lyxor Asset Management has launched the Lyxor Corporate Green Bond (DR) UCITS ETF, a new fund targeting green bonds from corporate issuers globally.


Global X launches wind and solar ETFs

Sep 15th, 2021 | By
Global X launches wind and solar ETFs

New York-based Global X has unveiled two new climate-related thematic ETFs providing exposure to companies involved in the solar and wind energy industries.


Simplify unveils tail risk ETF

Sep 15th, 2021 | By
Paul Kim, co-Founder of Simplify Asset Management

Simplify Asset Management, a New York-based specialist in options-based investing, has launched a new ETF deploying a hedging strategy that seeks to protect against severe market downturns.


PIMCO unveils income-focused muni bond ETF

Sep 14th, 2021 | By
David Hammer, Managing Director and Head of Municipal Bond Portfolio Management at PIMCO.

Fixed income specialist PIMCO has launched a new actively managed ETF on NYSE Arca that aims to capture a high level of current income within the tax-advantaged US municipal bond market.


LifeGoal debuts five multi-asset ETFs

Sep 14th, 2021 | By
LifeGoal ETFs

LifeGoal Investments has debuted a suite of multi-asset ETFs tailored to help investors accomplish specific life objectives such as buying a house, saving for a vacation, or raising children.