‘ iShares ’

BlackRock cross-lists physical gold ETC on Xetra

Jul 19th, 2021 | By
BlackRock cross-lists $13.5bn physical gold ETC on Xetra

BlackRock has cross-listed the $13.5bn iShares Physical Gold ETC (PPFB GY) on Xetra.


Concentration risk in clean energy ETFs still a concern, says Bloomberg Intelligence

Jul 15th, 2021 | By
Concentration risk in clean energy ETFs still a concern, says Bloomberg Intelligence

According to Bloomberg Intelligence (BI), the decreased concentration of stocks associated with the clean energy theme within ETFs provides investors with broader and less volatile exposure. Still, warns BI, some companies like Sunworks still have close to 20% of their shares held by the ETFs so drastic price swings can still be expected.


Invesco launches ESG high-yield USD corporate bond ETF

Jul 13th, 2021 | By
Gary Buxton, Head of EMEA ETFs at Invesco

Invesco has launched a new fixed income ETF on LSE providing socially responsible exposure to the US dollar high-yield corporate bond market.


BlackRock unveils low-cost ‘micro’ gold ETP in the US

Jul 9th, 2021 | By
BlackRock unveils low-cost ‘micro’ gold ETP in the US

BlackRock has launched the iShares Gold Trust Micro (IAUM US) on NYSE Arca. With an expense ratio of just 0.15%, IAUM becomes the cheapest gold ETP in the US in terms of management fees.


BNP Paribas launches Paris-aligned low-carbon world equity ETF

Jun 29th, 2021 | By
BNP Paribas launches Paris-aligned low-carbon world equity ETF

BNP Paribas Asset Management has added to its lineup of Paris-aligned low-carbon ETFs with the launch of the BNP Paribas Easy Low Carbon 300 World PAB UCITS ETF on Euronext Paris (LCWLD FP) and Xetra (LOWD GR).


Fidelity launches active preferred securities & income ETF

Jun 18th, 2021 | By
Fidelity launches active preferred securities & income ETF

Fidelity Investments has launched a new active ETF investing in preferred stock and other income-producing securities.


BlackRock expands ‘megatrend’ suite with digital infrastructure ETF

Jun 15th, 2021 | By
Jeff Spiegel, Head of US iShares Megatrend and International ETFs

BlackRock has added to its suite of ‘megatrend’ portfolios – strategies that look beyond traditional sector classifications – with the launch of the iShares Cloud and 5G Multisector ETF (IDAT US).


Invesco unveils low cost biotech and semiconductor ETFs on Nasdaq

Jun 14th, 2021 | By
Invesco unveils lowest-cost biotech and semiconductor ETFs on Nasdaq

Invesco has launched a pair of ETFs targeting the biotechnology and semiconductor investment themes at price tags that are considerably lower than well-established rival products.


Lyxor cuts fees on US and European Paris-aligned equity ETFs

Jun 8th, 2021 | By
Lyxor Paris aligned equity ETFs

Lyxor has reduced the fees on a pair of equity ETFs that are aligned with the carbon-reduction goals of the Paris Agreement.


BlackRock launches low-cost Australian ESG equity ETF on ASX

Jun 7th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches low-cost Australian ESG ETF

BlackRock has launched the iShares Core MSCI Australia ESG Leaders ETF (IESG AU) on the Australian Securities Exchange, providing low-cost exposure to Australian equities with robust environmental, social, and governance credentials.