‘ Goldman Sachs ’

Royal Mint terminates physical delivery facility on WisdomTree’s Gold Bullion Securities

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
Royal Mint terminates physical delivery facility on WisdomTree's Gold Bullion Securities

Investors in WisdomTree’s Gold Bullion Securities are no longer able to exchange their shares for gold bullion coins or bars issued by the Royal Mint.


GSAM cuts fee on Chinese government bond ETF

Jan 14th, 2021 | By
GSAM cuts fee on Chinese government bond ETF

Goldman Sachs Asset Management has reduced the total expense ratio on its Chinese government bond ETF, CBND.


Goldman Sachs completes acquisition of physical gold ETF

Dec 14th, 2020 | By
Goldman Sachs completes acquisition of physical gold ETF

Goldman Sachs Asset Management has finalized its takeover of Perth Mint’s $500m gold ETF, which it has renamed the Goldman Sachs Physical Gold ETF (AAAU US).


Goldman Sachs to merge five thematic ETFs

Oct 26th, 2020 | By
Goldman Sachs completes acquisition of physical gold ETF

Goldman Sachs Asset Management is planning to re-organize five equity ETFs that collectively house around $300 million in assets under management into a single multi-thematic strategy.


Goldman Sachs to acquire Perth Mint Physical Gold ETF

Oct 14th, 2020 | By
The fund will become GSAM's first commodity ETF.

Goldman Sachs Asset Management has entered into an agreement to acquire the $500 million Perth Mint Physical Gold ETF (AAAU US).


Goldman Sachs rolls out smart beta US aggregate bond ETF

Sep 11th, 2020 | By
Goldman Sachs completes acquisition of physical gold ETF

Goldman Sachs Asset Management has rolled out a new ETF offering comprehensive, smart beta exposure to the US investment-grade bond market.


Wells Fargo plans ETF debut

Jul 31st, 2020 | By
Wells Fargo has filed to make its ETF debut.

Wells Fargo is seeking to launch its own ETF business, according to papers filed with the SEC. The US bank has initially registered a single ETF – the Wells Fargo Ultra Short Duration Income ETF – which will provide active exposure to ultra-short duration bonds.


Franklin Templeton launches actively managed ultra-short bond ETF

Jul 19th, 2020 | By
Patrick O’Connor, global head of ETFs at Franklin Templeton Investments.

Franklin Templeton has expanded its range of actively managed fixed income ETFs with the launch of an ultra-short bond fund. The Franklin Liberty Ultra Short Bond ETF (FLUD US) has listed on NYSE Arca and comes with an expense ratio of 0.15%. Patrick O’Connor, Global Head of ETFs for Franklin Templeton, said, “FLUD provides investors with diversification in the ultra-short investment category and seeks a higher yield potential than traditional cash investments with limited additional risks.”


GSAM launches smart beta 1-5 year corporate bond ETF

Jul 13th, 2020 | By
Goldman Sachs completes acquisition of physical gold ETF

Goldman Sachs Asset Management has launched the Goldman Sachs Access Investment Grade Corporate 1-5 Year Bond ETF (GSIG US) on NYSE Arca. The fund provides broad exposure to US dollar investment-grade corporate bonds while screening out issuers with low operating margins and high leverage. Michael Crinieri, GSAM’s Global Head of ETF Strategy, said, “The addition of GSIG to our Access suite aims to provide investors an attractive option to get simple, transparent, and liquid access to the investment-grade credit market in a competitively priced vehicle backed by the global platform and resources of Goldman Sachs.”


Fidelity debuts semi-transparent ETFs with triple launch

Jun 8th, 2020 | By
Fidelity debuts semi-transparent ETFs with triple launch

Fidelity Investments has launched three actively managed equity ETFs in the US, based on existing mutual fund strategies, that are the first to utilize the firm’s proprietary semi-transparent ETF structure. Greg Friedman, Head of ETF Management and Strategy at Fidelity, commented, “Fidelity’s proprietary methodology is an industry-leading approach, designed to fit seamlessly within the existing ETF market and provide investors with greater choice and ease in accessing active investment strategies.”