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First Trust adds small-cap ETF to multi-manager range

Oct 14th, 2021 | By
First Trust adds US small-cap ETF to multi-manager range

First Trust has expanded its actively managed multi-manager ETF line-up by launching a new fund on NYSE Arca focused on US small-cap equities.


First Trust partners with SkyBridge Capital to launch crypto industry ETF

Sep 28th, 2021 | By
First Trust partners with SkyBridge Capital to launch crypto industry ETF

First Trust has teamed up with SkyBridge Capital to launch an ETF that invests in companies operating in the crypto industry and broader digital economy.


Global X launches wind and solar ETFs

Sep 15th, 2021 | By
Global X launches wind and solar ETFs

New York-based Global X has unveiled two new climate-related thematic ETFs providing exposure to companies involved in the solar and wind energy industries.


Think you’ve missed the value boat? Think again

Jul 26th, 2021 | By
Think you've missed the value rally? Think again

By Anthony Beevers, Portfolio Manager at First Trust Global Portfolios.

The Covid-19 vaccine announcement on 9 November 2020 triggered a significant factor rotation in favour of value. Given the rally that value has recently enjoyed, many will be wondering if they might have missed the boat.


First Trust debuts Target Outcome ETF with leveraged upside

Jul 14th, 2021 | By
First Trust adds US small-cap ETF to multi-manager range

First Trust Advisors has begun rolling out a new series of Target Outcome ETFs that provide leveraged upside exposure to the S&P 500 with single exposure and a buffer to the downside.


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.


First Trust launches actively managed ‘Innovation Leaders’ ETF

Jun 2nd, 2021 | By
First Trust adds US small-cap ETF to multi-manager range

First Trust has expanded its suite of thematic equity ETFs with the launch of the actively managed First Trust Innovation Leaders ETF (ILDR US) on NYSE Arca.


VanEck launches digital assets thematic ETF in Europe

May 6th, 2021 | By
Gabor Gurbacs, Director of Digital Assets Strategy at VanEck

VanEck has launched a new thematic equity ETF in Europe providing exposure to companies deriving significant revenue from the digital assets ecosystem.


Investment Association adds over 500 ETFs to fund sectors

Apr 16th, 2021 | By
ETFs to join Investment Association’s sectors in April 2021

The Investment Association (IA), the trade body that represents the UK’s fund management industry, has added ETFs to its fund sectors for the first time.


First Trust launches global ‘capital strength’ ESG ETF in Europe

Mar 15th, 2021 | By
Rupert Haddon, Managing Director and Head of Sales at First Trust Global Portfolios

First Trust has launched an ETF in Europe that applies its ‘capital strength’ investment process to a global universe of companies screened by environmental, social, and governance criteria.