‘ FTSE ’

FTSE Russell introduces its first crypto-asset indices

Oct 28th, 2021 | By
Kristen Mierzwa, Managing Director, ETP Strategy and Business Development at FTSE Russell

FTSE Russell has made its debut foray – in a formal capacity – into crypto-asset markets with the unveiling of the FTSE Digital Asset Index Series.


ESG driving index innovation and growth, finds IIA survey

Oct 27th, 2021 | By
ESG driving index innovation and growth, finds IIA survey

The Index Industry Association (IIA) has released the results of its fifth annual global benchmark survey, revealing record-breaking growth in the number of ESG indices produced by its members.


Euronext launches MIB ESG Index

Oct 20th, 2021 | By
Euronext launches MIB ESG Index

Euronext, in collaboration with Borsa Italiana, has launched a socially responsible alternative to the FTSE MIB, Italy’s foremost equity index.


Satrix to launch South Africa’s first JSE All-Share ETF

Oct 20th, 2021 | By
Nico Katzke, Head of Portfolio Solutions at Satrix Investments

Satrix Investments is set to list a new ETF in South Africa which will be the country’s first to offer exposure to the full opportunity set of stocks listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


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.