‘ High Yield ’

Federal Reserve to sell ETFs bought during pandemic

Jun 8th, 2021 | By
CI Global launches floating rate income ETF on TSX

The Federal Reserve has announced plans to start selling its holdings of corporate bond ETFs as it begins to wind down some of the emergency measures implemented during the height of the Covid-19 market volatility.


Amundi to transition six fixed income ETFs to ESG indices

May 18th, 2021 | By
Fannie Wurtz, Head of Amundi ETF, Indexing and Smart Beta

Amundi has revealed plans to expand its environmental, social and governance (ESG) product suite with the transition of six regular fixed income ETFs into equivalent ESG exposures in the coming weeks.


The case for combining fallen angels and low volatility high yield

May 12th, 2021 | By
The case for combining fallen angels and low volatility high yield

By Salvatore J. Bruno, Chief Investment Officer; and Kelly Ye, Director of Research at IndexIQ.

The past year saw high yield bonds rally strongly in the wake of March’s Covid-driven selloff as growth rebounded and a widely expected wave of corporate bankruptcies failed to materialize.


WisdomTree unveils alternative income ETF

May 10th, 2021 | By
Kevin Flanagan, Head of Fixed Income Strategy at WisdomTree.

WisdomTree has launched a new ETF in the US providing exposure to alternative credit.


Premia Partners lists two China bond ETFs in Hong Kong

Apr 14th, 2021 | By
Premia launches STAR 50 ETF on HKEX

Premia Partners has launched two new China-focused fixed income ETFs on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.


Fortify your 40% with emerging markets bonds

Apr 12th, 2021 | By
Fran Rodilosso, Portfolio Manager, Head of Fixed Income ETF Portfolio Management at VanEck.

By Fran Rodilosso, Head of Fixed Income ETF Portfolio Management at VanEck.

Emerging market bonds historically do well in rising rate environments—particularly when rates rise due to higher growth prospects rather than a taper tantrum.


SSGA launches USD EM bond ETF

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
SSGA launches four Paris-aligned equity ETFs

State Street Global Advisors has launched a new fixed income ETF providing exposure to US dollar-denominated bonds from emerging market issuers.


USCF partners with Miller/Howard on actively managed midstream energy ETF

Mar 26th, 2021 | By
USCF partners with Miller/Howard on actively managed midstream energy ETF

United States Commodity Funds has teamed up with income-focused portfolio manager Miller/Howard Investments to launch the USCF Midstream Energy Income Fund (UMI US), a new actively managed ETF targeting high-yielding midstream energy infrastructure companies.


SSGA cuts fees on high-yield and MBS ETFs to record low

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
Noel Archard, global head of SPDR product at SSGA

State Street Global Advisors has reduced the fee on its NYSE-listed SPDR Portfolio High Yield Bond ETF (SPHY US) and SPDR Portfolio Mortgage Backed Bond ETF (SPMB US) products.


BlackRock launches its first active muni bond ETFs

Mar 22nd, 2021 | By
Peter Hayes, Chief Investment Officer and Head of the Municipal Bond Group.

BlackRock has launched a pair of actively managed municipal bonds ETFs on Cboe BZX.