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Samsung launches first blockchain technology ETF in Hong Kong

Jun 24th, 2022 | By
WisdomTree launches blockchain industry ETF

Samsung Asset Management has unveiled the first thematic equity ETF in Hong Kong targeting companies developing and utilizing blockchain technology.


MSCI adds new factors to its smart beta models

Jun 20th, 2022 | By
Mark Carver, Head of Equity Portfolio Management and Equity Factors at MSCI

MSCI has updated its equity factor models with three new inputs – sustainability, crowding, and machine learning.


JP Morgan converts $5.3bn ‘Research Enhanced’ mutual fund to an ETF

Jun 14th, 2022 | By
JP Morgan converts $5.3bn ‘Research Enhanced’ mutual fund to an ETF

JP Morgan Asset Management has converted a $5.3 billion mutual fund focused on developed market equities listed outside of North America into a fully transparent actively managed ETF.


V-Square launches climate transition ESG ETF

Jun 14th, 2022 | By

Chicago-based V-Square Quantitative Management has launched a socially responsible global equity ETF with enhanced exposure to companies that are better positioned to benefit from the climate transition.


Pacer launches logistics and digital revolution thematic ETFs

Jun 14th, 2022 | By
Sean O’Hara, President of Pacer ETFs Distributors

Pacer ETFs has unveiled two new thematic equity ETFs targeting companies involved in supply chain logistics and firms that are enabling the digital revolution.


BlackRock rolls out four new ESG-focused sector ETFs in Europe

Jun 9th, 2022 | By
BlackRock rolls out four new ESG-focused sector ETFs

BlackRock has broadened its suite of socially responsible global sector ETFs in Europe with four new funds targeting stocks from the materials, communication services, industrials, and energy sectors.


Newday Impact debuts Ocean Health ETF

Jun 9th, 2022 | By
Newday Impact debuts Ocean Health ETF

San Francisco-based Newday Impact has debuted its first ETF, an actively managed thematic equity fund targeting companies that are protecting and restoring marine ecosystems.


Procure debuts thematic ETF on disaster recovery

Jun 7th, 2022 | By
Procure disaster recovery ETF

ProcureAM has launched the world’s first thematic equity ETF targeting companies that are providing relief or reducing the damage risk related to natural disasters.


BlackRock updates $2bn suite of multi-factor ETFs

Jun 7th, 2022 | By
Lukas Smart, Head of US iShares Sustainable and Factors at BlackRock

BlackRock has implemented changes to two multi-factor equity ETFs including lowering the funds’ expense ratios and switching index providers from MSCI to Stoxx.


Fidelity launches metaverse ETF in Canada

May 27th, 2022 | By
Kelly Creelman, Senior Vice President, Products & Marketing at Fidelity Investments Canada

Fidelity Investments has launched a new thematic equity ETF in Canada providing exposure to companies that are developing and enabling the metaverse.