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First Trust unveils laddered Nasdaq 100 Buffer ETF-of-ETFs

Jun 17th, 2022 | By
First Trust unveils laddered Nasdaq 100 Buffer ETF-of-ETFs

First Trust has expanded its defined outcome investment suite with an ETF-of-ETFs that diversifies across the firm’s four Nasdaq 100 ‘Buffer’ funds.


First Trust launches metaverse thematic ETF

Apr 25th, 2022 | By
Metaverse thematic ETFs

First Trust has launched a new thematic equity ETF in the US targeting firms shaping the development of the metaverse.


First Trust launches smart grid infrastructure ETF

Apr 25th, 2022 | By
First Trust launches smart grid infrastructure ETF

First Trust has launched a new thematic equity ETF in Europe providing exposure to the global smart grid infrastructure sector.


First Trust launches ‘disruptive technology’ real estate ETF

Apr 4th, 2022 | By
Rupert Haddon, Managing Director at First Trust.

First Trust has launched a new thematic ETF targeting companies providing the physical infrastructure underpinning innovative technologies such as 5G, cloud computing, and e-commerce.


First Trust launches growth-focused healthcare innovation ETF

Mar 30th, 2022 | By
First Trust launches healthcare innovation ETF

First Trust has launched a new thematic equity ETF in the US providing exposure to fast-growing companies operating within technology-enabled segments of the healthcare sector.


First Trust unveils three new thematic equity ETFs

Jan 26th, 2022 | By
Ryan Issakainen, Senior Vice President, ETF Strategist at First Trust.

First Trust has launched a trio of new thematic equity ETFs in the US that are aligned with digitalization and enhanced mobility investment trends.


Global X launches blockchain ETF in Europe

Jan 20th, 2022 | By
Global X adds Solar, AgTech, and SuperDividend UCITS ETFs

Global X has introduced the Global X Blockchain UCITS ETF (BKCH LN), providing exposure to companies globally that are positioned to benefit from the increased adoption of blockchain technology.


Global X makes big push into Europe with seven new thematic ETFs

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
Luis Berruga, CEO of Global X

New York-headquartered Global X has made a big push into Europe with the launch of seven new thematic equity ETFs. The new funds include strategies targeting autonomous & electric vehicles, e-commerce, robotics & AI, cybersecurity, clean technology, fintech, and the IoT.


Blockchain in the real world

Nov 10th, 2021 | By
Gregg Guerin, Senior Product Specialist for First Trust.

By Gregg Guerin, Senior Product Specialist for First Trust.

For most investors, Blockchain means crypto. Some believe Bitcoin (or other digital currencies) are a valid asset; others think it’s a Ponzi scheme. But investors rarely pause to consider the underlying technology, Blockchain, and its vast applicability in the real world.


First Trust launches two ‘buffered allocation’ ETFs

Nov 1st, 2021 | By
Leverage Shares rolls out new tactical ETPs on LSE

First Trust has extended its suite of defined outcome strategies with the launch of two so-called ‘Buffered Allocation’ ETFs, funds-of-funds that invest across the firm’s S&P 500 Target Outcome ETFs.