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First Trust introduces European IPO and spin-off ETF

Jun 25th, 2021 | By
First Trust introduces European IPO and spin-off ETF

First Trust has introduced its second ETF in Europe in collaboration with IPO index specialists IPOX Schuster.


GPF lists world’s first physical copper and nickel ETCs

Jun 17th, 2021 | By
GPF lists world’s first physical copper and nickel ETCs

The Global Palladium Fund has launched the world’s first physically-backed copper and nickel ETCs.


VanEck’s UCITS semiconductor ETF hits $500m in assets in six months

Jun 16th, 2021 | By
VanEck’s UCITS semiconductor ETF hits $500m in assets in six months

Europe’s first and only pure-play semiconductor ETF has amassed $500m in assets in a little over six months.


AgioFunds, Beta Securities launch Polish tech ETF on GPW

Jun 8th, 2021 | By
AgioFunds, Beta Securities launch Polish tech ETF on GPW

AgioFunds and its listing partner Beta Securities Poland have launched a new ETF on GPW (Warsaw Stock Exchange) providing exposure to Polish equities from technology-enabled sectors.


SSGA rolls out ESG-screened Dividend Aristocrats ETFs in Europe

Jun 8th, 2021 | By
SSGA rolls out ESG-screened Dividend Aristocrats ETFs in Europe

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled a new suite of income-focused ETFs in Europe that seek to combine sustainable dividends with socially responsible exclusion criteria.


Lyxor cuts fees on US and European Paris-aligned equity ETFs

Jun 8th, 2021 | By
Lyxor Paris aligned equity ETFs

Lyxor has reduced the fees on a pair of equity ETFs that are aligned with the carbon-reduction goals of the Paris Agreement.


BlackRock launches low carbon DAX ESG ETF

May 25th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches low carbon DAX ESG ETF

BlackRock has launched a new German equity ETF in Europe which targets a risk profile comparable to the regular DAX index while simultaneously lowering carbon intensity and boosting ESG performance.


Cleaning up ETF ESG greenwashing

May 20th, 2021 | By
Cleaning up ETF ESG Greenwashing

By Shaheen Contractor, ESG Analyst, Bloomberg Intelligence.

ESG ETF assets hit $218bn last year as the number of funds grew and asset managers launched new funds to capitalize on the growth in the market. However, even though ESG factors have become a major influence in the market, it is still difficult for investors to understand what exactly ESG ETFs offer.


Amundi to transition six fixed income ETFs to ESG indices

May 18th, 2021 | By
Fannie Wurtz, Head of Amundi ETF, Indexing and Smart Beta

Amundi has revealed plans to expand its environmental, social and governance (ESG) product suite with the transition of six regular fixed income ETFs into equivalent ESG exposures in the coming weeks.


Credit Suisse launches DAX ESG ETF

May 17th, 2021 | By
Valerio Schmitz-Esser, Head of Index Solutions at Credit Suisse Asset ManagementValerio Schmitz-Esser, Head of Index Solutions at Credit Suisse Asset Management

Credit Suisse Asset Management has rolled out an ETF offering socially responsible exposure to the German equity market.