‘ Europe ’

BNP Paribas adds two ESG government bond ETFs

Feb 24th, 2021 | By
BNP Paribas adds two new ESG fixed income ETFs

BNP Paribas Asset Management has launched two new fixed income ETFs targeting eurozone and emerging market government bonds while tilting towards countries with enhanced environmental, social and governance credentials.


VanEck’s semiconductor ETF in Europe tops $150m in assets

Feb 24th, 2021 | By
VanEck’s newly launched semiconductor ETF in Europe tops $150m in assets

The European domiciled VanEck Vectors Semiconductor UCITS ETF has amassed more than $150 million in assets, less than three months after its introduction.


UBS launches SPI ESG ETF

Feb 23rd, 2021 | By
UBS launches SPI ESG ETF

UBS Asset Management has launched a new ETF providing broad exposure to the Swiss equity market while adjusting for environmental, social, and governance factors.


Assets at HANetf hit $2 billion

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
HANzero™: A Q&A with Hector McNeil

Assets under management at HANetf have topped $2 billion, just two months after the firm hit the $1bn mark.


European professional investors favour ETPs for bitcoin exposure

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
bitcoin etfs

ETPs are the vehicle of choice for European professional investors seeking exposure to bitcoin, according to research from ETC Group.


WisdomTree unveils world’s first EU bond ETF

Feb 18th, 2021 | By
Lidia Treiber, Director, Research, WisdomTree.

WisdomTree has launched the world’s first ETF to provide exposure to bonds issued by the European Union.


SIX unveils ESG versions of SPI and SBI

Feb 15th, 2021 | By
SIX launches ESG versions of SPI and SBI

SIX has introduced a suite of environmental, social, and governance indices covering Swiss equity and bond markets.


Answering the call for fixed income ETF innovation

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
Lidia Treiber, Director, Research, WisdomTree.

By Lidia Treiber, Director, Research, WisdomTree.

The last few years have delivered different fortunes for fixed income ETFs.


ESG’s turning point: Four trends could accelerate flows in 2021

Feb 1st, 2021 | By
ESG's turning point SPDR ETFs

By Brie Williams, Head of Practice Management, and Rebecca Chesworth, Equity ETF Strategist at State Street Global Advisors.

So much transpired across society, economies, and the investment community to advance ESG investing in 2020.


Lyxor sharpens ESG fixed income ETF offering with lower fees and switch to physical

Jan 29th, 2021 | By
Lyxor sharpens ESG fixed income ETF offering with lower fees and switch to physical

Lyxor Asset Management has converted its EUR and USD investment-grade corporate credit ESG ETFs to physical replication. It has also cut their fees from 0.20% to 0.14% – among the lowest available in the market.