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BlackRock cuts fees on MBS and TIPS ETFs

Jan 20th, 2022 | By
BlackRock cuts fees on flagship MBS and short-term TIPS ETFs

BlackRock has trimmed the fees charged on two giant fixed income ETFs providing low-cost core portfolio exposure to mortgage-backed securities and short-term US Treasury inflation-protected securities.


Invesco unveils Shariah-compliant global equity ETF

Jan 11th, 2022 | By
Invesco unveils Shariah-compliant global equity ETF

Invesco has launched an ETF in Europe providing exposure to developed market equities while screening out companies that do not adhere to Islamic principles.


BlackRock launches China technology ETF

Dec 10th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches China technology ETF

BlackRock has launched a new ETF in Europe providing exposure to Chinese technology-enabled companies classified to certain GICS sub-industries.


Global X makes big push into Europe with seven new thematic ETFs

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
Luis Berruga, CEO of Global X

New York-headquartered Global X has made a big push into Europe with the launch of seven new thematic equity ETFs. The new funds include strategies targeting autonomous & electric vehicles, e-commerce, robotics & AI, cybersecurity, clean technology, fintech, and the IoT.


BlackRock launches Asia ex-Japan USD investment-grade corporate bond ETF

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
BlackRock cuts fees on flagship MBS and short-term TIPS ETFs

BlackRock has launched a new fixed income ETF in Europe providing ESG-screened exposure to US dollar-denominated corporate bonds from issuers domiciled in the Asia ex-Japan region.


SSGA launches SPDR China Treasury bond ETF

Nov 12th, 2021 | By
SSGA launches SPDR China Treasury bond ETF

State Street Global Advisors has introduced a new fixed income ETF in Europe providing exposure to Treasury bonds issued by the Chinese government.


BlackRock rolls out ESG version of $38bn corporate bond ETF

Nov 12th, 2021 | By
Carolyn Weinberg, iShares Global Head of Product at BlackRock.

BlackRock has launched the iShares ESG Advanced Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (ELQD US) on NYSE Arca, offering an ESG alternative to the firm’s flagship $38bn USD corporate bond fund.


BlackRock introduces ESG version of $29bn min vol US equity ETF

Nov 8th, 2021 | By
BlackRock introduces ESG version of its $29bn min vol US equity ETF

BlackRock has added to its offering of sustainable exposures with the launch of the iShares ESG MSCI USA Min Vol Factor ETF (ESMV US) on Nasdaq.


BlackRock extends ESG offering with momentum and value factor ETFs

Nov 1st, 2021 | By
BlackRock cuts fees on flagship MBS and short-term TIPS ETFs

BlackRock has further diversified its offering of sustainable exposures in Europe with the launch of two new equity factor ESG ETFs on Xetra.


BlackRock’s ‘ESG Enhanced’ ETFs to incorporate CTB requirement

Oct 27th, 2021 | By
Manuela Sperandeo, BlackRock’s EMEA Head of Sustainable Indexing

BlackRock has announced that the MSCI indices underlying its $10bn ‘ESG Enhanced’ range of iShares UCITS ETFs are to be updated to meet the European Union’s Climate Transition Benchmark (CTB) requirement.