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SSGA to list lower-cost share class of €1.3bn eurozone government bond ETF

Nov 17th, 2020 | By
SSGA to launch lower-cost share class of €1.3bn eurozone government bond ETF

State Street Global Advisors is set to list a lower-cost, accumulating share class of its eurozone sovereign bond ETF, the €1.3 billion SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Euro Government Bond UCITS ETF.


MSCI adds Paris-aligned indices to climate transition line-up

Oct 27th, 2020 | By
MSCI expands climate transition roster with Paris-aligned indices

MSCI has expanded its roster of climate transition solutions with the introduction of eight new equity indices aligned with the Paris Agreement’s goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C.


Low carbon ETFs to drive ESG growth in Europe

Oct 26th, 2020 | By
Fabrizio Zumbo, Associate Director, European Asset Management Research, Cerulli.

Low carbon investment strategies are expected to be the main driver of growth in ESG ETFs in Europe, according to research from Cerulli Associates.


Amundi repurposes FTSE 100 product to create UK SRI ETF

Oct 26th, 2020 | By
Amundi launches UK SRI equity ETF

Amundi has repurposed its FTSE 100 ETF to provide socially responsible and fossil-fuel-free exposure to the broader UK equity market.


Factor ETFs continue to grow in popularity, finds Invesco

Oct 23rd, 2020 | By
Georg Elsaesser, Senior Portfolio Manager, Quantitative Strategies at Invesco

Institutional and wholesale investors are increasingly turning to ETFs to implement factor strategies, according to research by Invesco.


More launches first low carbon ETF in Israel

Oct 21st, 2020 | By
Eli Levy, co-CEO of More Mutual Funds

More Mutual Funds has launched an ETF in Israel providing lower carbon exposure to European equities.


Amundi expands Prime suite with ultra-short euro govies ETF

Oct 21st, 2020 | By
Amundi expands Prime suite with ultra-short euro govies ETF

Amundi has expanded its ‘Prime’ suite of low-cost ETFs with the launch of an ultra-short-duration euro government bond fund.


SSGA unveils two ESG corporate bond ETFs

Oct 20th, 2020 | By
Antoine Lesné, Head of EMEA Strategy & Research for SPDR ETF.

State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) has unveiled two new fixed income ETFs in Europe providing socially responsible exposure to euro and US dollar corporate bond markets.


BlackRock adds four bond ETFs in Japan

Oct 15th, 2020 | By
BlackRock adds four bond ETFs in Japan

BlackRock has added a medley of fixed income ETFs to its Japanese product line-up. The new listings on the Tokyo Stock Exchange provide various US Treasury, emerging market sovereign, and euro corporate bond exposures.


LSEG to sell Borsa Italiana to Euronext

Oct 9th, 2020 | By
LSEG Euronext Borsa Italiana

London Stock Exchange Group has agreed to sell its entire shareholding in LSEG Italia, the parent company of Borsa Italiana, to a consortium of buyers led by pan-European stock exchange operator Euronext.