‘ FTSE ’

Nomura launches low-cost Japan ESG Leaders ETF on TSE

Jul 19th, 2021 | By
Nomura launches low-cost Japan ESG Leaders ETF on TSE

Nomura Asset Management has launched the NEXT FUNDS MSCI Japan Country ESG Leaders Index ETF (2643 JP) has listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange, providing exposure to Japanese companies with robust ESG characteristics.


FTSE Russell unveils suite of Paris-aligned equity indices

Jul 6th, 2021 | By
Aled Jones, Head of Sustainable Investment Product Management, EMEA, FTSE Russell

FTSE Russell has launched the FTSE EU Climate Benchmarks Index Series, a suite of climate-themed equity indices aligned with the Paris Agreement’s goal of limiting global warming to two degrees above pre-industrial levels.


Janus Henderson rolls out active US-focused real estate ETF

Jun 25th, 2021 | By
Janus Henderson rolls out active US real estate ETF

Janus Henderson has drawn on the capabilities of indirect property portfolio managers Greg Kuhl and Danny Greenberger for the launch of an actively managed, high-conviction real estate ETF in the US.


Fubon launches inverse and leveraged Taiwan equity ETPs in Hong Kong

Jun 1st, 2021 | By
Fubon launches inverse and leveraged Taiwan equity ETPs in Hong Kong

Taipei-headquartered Fubon Asset Management has launched two new ETPs in Hong Kong providing inverse and leveraged exposure to Taiwan’s equity market.


Regime change takes root in Factorland

Apr 22nd, 2021 | By
Regime change takes root in Factorland

By FTSE Russell.

The rotation away from pricey defensive factors (notably Quality) into their cyclically sensitive counterparts (led by Value) went into overdrive in Q1 2021 as markets recalibrated expectations for a quicker post-crisis economic recovery.


LGIM rolls out three ESG-screened sustainable dividend ETFs

Apr 19th, 2021 | By
Howie Li, Head of ETFs at LGIM

Legal & General Investment Management has introduced a suite of three equity ETFs designed for investors seeking sustainable income with socially responsible exclusions.


FTSE Russell targets inflation-linked govies in new climate risk-adjusted index

Apr 14th, 2021 | By
FTSE Russell targets inflation-linked govies in new climate risk-adjusted index

FTSE Russell has launched the FTSE Climate Risk-Adjusted World Inflation-Linked Securities Index, the first index to target the global inflation-linked government bond market while tilting towards countries considered more resilient to climate change.


BlackRock launches two climate-aligned fixed income ETFs

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
Brett Olson, Head of Fixed Income iShares in EMEA for BlackRock

BlackRock has expanded its European suite of sustainable fixed income solutions with the launch of two climate-aligned ETFs.


BlackRock targets international small-caps with new ‘focused value’ factor ETF

Mar 26th, 2021 | By
BlackRock targets international small-caps with new ‘focused value’ factor ETF

BlackRock has launched a second ETF providing focused exposure to small-cap value stocks, this time targeting developed market companies listed outside of the US.


Vanguard debuts first ESG ETF in Europe

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
Fong Yee Chan, Head of ESG strategy, UK and Europe, Vanguard

Vanguard has introduced its first ESG ETF in Europe with the launch of a global equity strategy based on FTSE Russell’s ‘Choice’ framework.