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Invesco’s blockchain ETF booms as industry comes of age

Feb 16th, 2021 | By
Invesco’s thematic blockchain ETF comes of age

Assets under management in the Invesco Elwood Global Blockchain UCITS ETF have surged through the $750 million mark, reaching $827 million as of close of trading on 12 February.

Roundhill targets streaming industry with new active thematic ETF

Feb 16th, 2021 | By
Roundhill streaming ETF

Roundhill Investments has launched an actively managed equity ETF providing exposure to companies involved in the streaming industry.

NBI rolls out four more active ETFs on TSX

Feb 11th, 2021 | By

Canada’s National Bank Investments has expanded its suite of actively managed ETFs with the launch of four sub-advised strategies on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

LGIM launches ‘hydrogen economy’ ETF

Feb 10th, 2021 | By
LGIM launches hydrogen economy ETF

Legal & General Investment Management has expanded its range of sustainability-focused thematic ETFs with the launch of the L&G Hydrogen Economy UCITS ETF across major European exchanges.

Takeover of cannabinoid giant GW is a sign of things to come for medical cannabis ETFs

Feb 8th, 2021 | By
Sale of GW Pharma signals new growth stage for medical cannabis ETFs

ETFs providing exposure to the medical cannabis investment theme appear poised to enter a new stage of growth fuelled by merger and acquisition activity.

First Trust introduces new clean energy and internet strategies

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
First Trust introduces new green energy and internet strategies

First Trust has expanded its lineup of thematic ETFs in Europe with the launch of two new strategies providing exposure to clean energy and internet-related companies. 

Main launches active thematic rotation ETF

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
Main launches active thematic rotation ETF

Main Management ETF Advisors has unveiled the Main Thematic Innovation ETF (TMAT US) on Cboe, an actively managed strategy that uses a fund-of funds structure to tactically rotate between thematic ETFs targeting disruptive technologies.

Franklin Templeton targets innovation with new active ETF in Canada

Feb 4th, 2021 | By
Matthew Moberg, Senior Vice President at Franklin Templeton

Franklin Templeton has launched an actively managed ETF on TSX providing exposure to companies poised to benefit from dynamic technology and innovation.

VanEck’s gaming and eSports ETF advances to big league

Feb 4th, 2021 | By
VanEck video gaming eSports ETF

The VanEck Vectors Video Gaming and eSports UCITS ETF has surpassed $1 billion in assets under management, a fund size that is likely to bring it into play with a wider audience of institutional investors.

IndexIQ launches ‘Healthy Hearts’ ETF in partnership with American Heart Association

Feb 3rd, 2021 | By
IndexIQ Healthy Hearts ETF

IndexIQ has teamed up with the American Heart Association to launch the IQ Healthy Hearts ETF (HART US), a thematic ETF offering exposure to health care companies that treat cardiovascular diseases as well as firms supporting a heart-healthy lifestyle.