‘ Europe ’

HSBC unveils sustainable EUR and USD corporate bond ETFs

Nov 18th, 2021 | By
Olga de Tapia, Global Head of ETF Sales at HSBC Asset Management

HSBC Asset Management has unveiled its first two sustainable fixed income ETFs, providing ESG-enhanced exposure to EUR and USD corporate credit.


Demand for active ETFs in Europe set to expand, finds Cerulli

Nov 12th, 2021 | By
Justina Deveikyte, Director of European Institutional Research at Cerulli Associates.

The European market for actively managed ETFs is poised to grow with institutional investors driving demand, according to Cerulli Associates.


Deka extends low-carbon ESG ETF suite to fixed income

Nov 5th, 2021 | By
Deka extends low-carbon ESG ETF suite to fixed income

German investment giant Deka has added a fixed income ETF to its line-up of climate-conscious socially responsible investment solutions. The Deka MSCI EUR Corporates Climate Change ESG UCITS ETF (D6RA GY) has been listed on Deutsche Börse Xetra.


BlackRock’s ‘ESG Enhanced’ ETFs to incorporate CTB requirement

Oct 27th, 2021 | By
Manuela Sperandeo, BlackRock’s EMEA Head of Sustainable Indexing

BlackRock has announced that the MSCI indices underlying its $10bn ‘ESG Enhanced’ range of iShares UCITS ETFs are to be updated to meet the European Union’s Climate Transition Benchmark (CTB) requirement.


DWS repurposes six Xtrackers equity ETFs, slashes fees

Oct 22nd, 2021 | By
DWS revamps six Xtrackers equity ETFs

DWS has made significant changes to six equity ETFs collectively housing over $1.8 billion in assets under management.


Euronext launches MIB ESG Index

Oct 20th, 2021 | By
Euronext launches MIB ESG Index

Euronext, in collaboration with Borsa Italiana, has launched a socially responsible alternative to the FTSE MIB, Italy’s foremost equity index.


BNP Paribas unveils Paris-aligned eurozone equity ETF

Oct 14th, 2021 | By
Isabelle Bourcier, Head of Quantitative & Index Management at BNP Paribas Asset Management

BNP Paribas Asset Management has added to its line-up of Paris-aligned low-carbon equity ETFs with the launch of the BNP Paribas Easy Low Carbon 100 Eurozone PAB UCITS ETF.


WisdomTree lists unhedged roll-optimised commodity ex-agriculture ETF

Oct 12th, 2021 | By
Nitesh Shah Director of Research, Europe, WisdomTree

WisdomTree has introduced an unhedged version of its roll-enhanced broad commodity ex-agriculture ETF.


BNP Paribas’s CAC 40 ETF adopts new ESG index

Sep 22nd, 2021 | By
Isabelle Bourcier, Head of Quantitative & Index Management at BNP Paribas Asset Management

BNP Paribas has made changes to its headline French equity ETF – the €160 million BNP Paribas Easy CAC 40 UCITS ETF – which will see the fund replicate a new index aligned with environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria.


DWS unveils suite of ESG-screened European sector ETFs

Sep 21st, 2021 | By
DWS revamps six Xtrackers equity ETFs

DWS has unveiled a suite of socially responsible European sector ETFs that exclude companies from industries considered less reputable as well as firms with poor ESG profiles.