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HSBC GAM announces ETF push in 2020

Jan 2nd, 2020 | By
HSBC GAM goes green with ESG low carbon ETFs

HSBC Global Asset Management has announced plans to expand its ETF business in 2020. The firm, which currently manages $50 billion in passive strategies, including c. $8.5bn in ETFs, has outlined its intentions to launch ESG, fixed income and precious metals products in the coming year and to grow its team of in-house ETF professionals. The move aims to breathe new life into HSBC’s asset management business which has lagged rivals in recent years.


Invesco’s MSCI Saudi Arabia ETF powers through $2bn AUM mark

Jul 25th, 2019 | By
Chris Mellor, Head of EMEA ETF Commodity Product Management at Invesco

The Invesco MSCI Saudi Arabia UCITS ETF (MSAU LN) has powered through the $2bn AUM mark – a little over a year since its launch on the London Stock Exchange. The milestone has been reached on the back of strong inflows and healthy market performance, driven in part by the Kingdom’s accession to important emerging market indices. “The reality is that the MSCI and FTSE Russell inclusion process means that Saudi Arabia is a market that is hard to ignore”, says Chris Mellor, Head of EMEA ETF Equity & Commodity Product Management, at Invesco.


MSCI EM and ACWI ETFs prep for major rebalance

May 15th, 2019 | By
MSCI Index Review Emerging Markets ETFs

Exchange-traded funds linked to the MSCI EM Index and MSCI ACWI are prepping for a major rebalance ahead of the implementation of MSCI’s semi-annual index review at the end of May, which will see Saudi Arabia and Argentina added and China’s weight increased. The two benchmarks act as underlying reference indices for numerous ETFs, accounting for many tens of billions of dollars of assets under management. Among the largest to be affected are the $57bn iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (IEMG US) and the $10bn iShares MSCI ACWI ETF (ACWI US).


HSBC launches Saudi Arabia ETF in Europe

May 1st, 2019 | By
HSBC launches Saudi Arabia ETF

HSBC Global Asset Management has launched a new ETF in Europe which provides exposure to the equity market of Saudi Arabia. The HSBC MSCI Saudi Arabia 20/35 Capped UCITS ETF (HMSA LN), listed on the London Stock Exchange, aims to meet increased investor demand for Saudi Arabian securities following MSCI’s decision to include the Kingdom into its emerging markets index from May 2019.


HSBC cross-lists China A shares ‘inclusion’ ETF on Xetra

Oct 18th, 2018 | By
HSBC GAM goes green with ESG low carbon ETFs

HSBC Global Asset Management has cross-listed the HSBC MSCI China A Inclusion UCITS ETF on Deutsche Börse’s Xetra platform and the China Europe International Exchange (CEINEX) in Frankfurt. The fund provides investors with a tool to invest in the progressive partial inclusion of China A shares in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index over time.


Lyxor adds accumulating share class for MSCI USA ETF on SIX

Oct 12th, 2018 | By
S&P 500 and the US presidential election

Lyxor has added an income accumulating share class of the Lyxor MSCI USA UCITS ETF on SIX Swiss Exchange. The fund tracks the MSCI USA Index, representing the performance of the large and mid-cap segments of the US equity market.


Deka launches MSCI World ETF on Xetra

Sep 26th, 2018 | By
Deka launches MSCI World ETF on Xetra

Deka Investments has launched the Deka MSCI World UCITS ETF (ELFW GY) on Deutsche Börse’s Xetra. The ETF provides exposure to the MSCI World Index, a well-known reference for the performance of global developed market equities.


HSBC launches China A shares ‘inclusion’ ETF on LSE

Jul 31st, 2018 | By
hsbc msci china a inclusion index etf

HSBC Global Asset Management has launched the HSBC MSCI China A Inclusion UCITS ETF on London Stock Exchange. The fund provides investors with a tool to invest in the progressive partial inclusion of China A shares in the MSCI EM Index.


Lyxor cross-lists MSCI Malaysia ETF on LSE

Jul 2nd, 2018 | By
Malaysia equity ETFs

Lyxor has cross-listed the Lyxor MSCI Malaysia UCITS ETF on London Stock Exchange. The fund tracks the MSCI Malaysia Index, capturing the performance of the large and mid-cap segments of the Malaysian market.


HSBC active ETFs cross-listed onto Xetra

May 17th, 2018 | By
Amundi, one of Europe’s leading providers of exchange-traded funds, has a launched a new ETF designed to offer broad access to European equities but without exposure to financial companies. Listed on the NYSE Euronext Paris, the Amundi ETF MSCI Europe Ex Financials (EUXF) tracks the MSCI Europe Ex Financials Index, an index which specifically excludes banks, insurers, real estate and diversified financial companies.

HSBC Global Asset Management has cross-listed two of its actively managed ETFs – the HSBC Multi-Factor Worldwide Equity UCITS ETF (H41J GR) and HSBC Economic Scale Worldwide Equity UCITS ETF (H41I GR) – onto Xetra and Börse Frankfurt.