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BlackRock launches 1.5°C Paris-aligned equity ETFs

Apr 26th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches 1.5°C Paris-aligned equity ETFs

BlackRock has launched a pair of socially responsible equity ETFs in Europe which are aligned with the Paris Agreement’s objective of limiting global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.


Investment Association adds over 500 ETFs to fund sectors

Apr 16th, 2021 | By
ETFs to join Investment Association’s sectors in April 2021

The Investment Association (IA), the trade body that represents the UK’s fund management industry, has added ETFs to its fund sectors for the first time.


Global X rolls out clean water ETF

Apr 13th, 2021 | By
Global X launches clean water ETF

New York-based Global X has introduced an ETF providing exposure to companies globally that are advancing the provision of clean water.


BlackRock launches actively managed carbon transition ETFs

Apr 12th, 2021 | By
Larry Fink, Chairman and CEO of BlackRock

BlackRock has launched a pair of actively managed equity ETFs aligned with the transition to a low-carbon economy.


SSGA launches USD EM bond ETF

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
SSGA launches USD emerging markets bond ETF

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


Amundi set to acquire Lyxor

Apr 7th, 2021 | By
Yves Perrier, Chief Executive Officer of Amundi

Amundi has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire fellow French ETF rival Lyxor from Société Générale.


BlackRock launches Europe’s first euro-denominated EM bond ETF

Apr 5th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches Europe’s first euro emerging markets bond ETF

BlackRock has launched a new fixed income ETF in Europe which is the continent’s first to provide targeted exposure to euro-denominated emerging market government debt.


BlackRock launches UK ESG Leaders ETF on LSE

Apr 2nd, 2021 | By
iShares MSCI UK ESG Equity ETF

BlackRock has launched the iShares MSCI UK IMI ESG Leaders UCITS ETF (UKEL LN) on London Stock Exchange. The fund, which comes with an expense ratio of 0.15%, provides exposure to UK-listed companies with strong ESG characteristics.


BlackRock launches two climate-aligned fixed income ETFs

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches two climate fixed income ETFs

BlackRock has expanded its European suite of sustainable fixed income solutions with the launch of two climate-aligned ETFs.


BlackRock targets international small-caps with new ‘focused value’ factor ETF

Mar 26th, 2021 | By
BlackRock targets international small-caps with new ‘focused value’ factor ETF

BlackRock has launched a second ETF providing focused exposure to small-cap value stocks, this time targeting developed market companies listed outside of the US.