‘ Global X Funds ’

Global X launches half-covered S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 ETFs

Sep 23rd, 2020 | By
Rohan Reddy, Director of Research at Global X

New York-based Global X has expanded its suite of covered call ETFs with the introduction of two new strategies providing 50% covered exposure to the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100.


Global X debuts in Japan with two high income ETFs

Aug 26th, 2020 | By
Daiwa unveils two low-cost Japanese equity ETFs

Global X has made its debut in Japan with the launch of two income-focused ETFs on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.


Mirae Asset’s Global X launches two China thematic ETFs in Hong Kong

Aug 12th, 2020 | By
JH Rhee, Chief Executive Officer of Mirae Asset Global Investments (Hong Kong)

Mirae Asset Global Investments has rolled out two more China-focused thematic equity ETFs in Hong Kong.


Global X expands thematic suite with telemedicine ETF

Aug 1st, 2020 | By
Global X expands thematic suite with telemedicine ETF

New York-based Global X has launched a new thematic equity ETF investing in healthcare innovators with a focus on firms providing telemedicine services. The fund, which targets companies facilitating access to healthcare services remotely, is the latest ETF to be inspired by trends emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic.


Global X expands thematic offering with education ETF

Jul 17th, 2020 | By
Jay Jacobs, Head of Research and Strategy at Global X.

Global X has expanded its suite of thematic equity products with the launch of an ETF targeting companies that provide products and services that facilitate education. The Global X Education ETF (EDUT US) has a worldwide focus and a scope that includes companies involved in online learning and educational content, as well as providers of early childhood education, higher education and professional education. Jay Jacobs, Head of Research at Global X, said, “With EDUT, we’re aiming to provide access to companies that are developing these critical tools and making education accessible to virtually anyone, anywhere.”


Global X launches variable-rate preferred shares ETF

Jun 30th, 2020 | By
Global X launches variable-rate preferred shares ETF

Global X has expanded its range of preferred shares ETFs with the launch of a new fund providing exposure to variable-rate securities. The Global X Variable Rate Preferred ETF (PFFV US) has listed on NYSE Arca and comes with an expense ratio of 0.25%.


Global X expands Catholic values suite with global ex-US ETF

Jun 25th, 2020 | By
Global X expands Catholic values suite with global ex-US ETF

Global X has expanded its suite of faith ETFs with a new international equity fund providing exposure to large-cap stocks from developed markets excluding the US while screening out firms that do not adhere to Catholic principles. The Global X Catholic Values Developed ex-US ETF (CEFA US) has listed on the Nasdaq Exchange and comes with an expense ratio of 0.35%.


Global X launches actively managed emerging markets bond ETF

Jun 4th, 2020 | By
Luis Berruga, CEO at Global X

Global X has introduced its first actively managed ETF with the launch of a strategic emerging markets debt fund. The Global X Emerging Markets Bond ETF (EMBD US), which is sub-advised by Mirae Asset Global Investments, has listed on NYSE Arca and comes with an expense ratio of 0.39%. Luis Berruga, CEO of Global X ETFs, commented, “With this new launch, we are seeking to combine the expertise of seasoned emerging market investors with the efficiency, transparency, and tradability of an ETF.”


Video game ETFs level up

May 14th, 2020 | By
Video Game ETFs Covid-19

ETFs providing exposure to video gaming and eSports investment themes have enjoyed a boost from the coronavirus pandemic, notching up gains of 33% on average since 20 March, compared to 24% for the S&P 500 (as of 13 May 2020). Inflows have followed with the VanEck Vectors Video Gaming and eSports UCITS ETF (ESPO), a European play on the theme, seeing its assets surge to $221m from just $25m before the crisis.


ROBO Global launches artificial intelligence ETF in US

May 14th, 2020 | By
Qraft Technologies launches AI-driven value factor ETF

ROBO Global, the advisory and indexing firm behind the first pure-play robotics ETF, has launched a new disruptive technology ETF in the US that tracks companies leading the artificial intelligence revolution. The ROBO Global Artificial Intelligence ETF (THNQ US), brought to market in partnership with white-label platform Exchange Traded Concepts, has listed on NYSE Arca and comes with an expense ratio of 0.68%.