‘ Leveraged and Inverse ETFs ’

Direxion to increase leverage on PortfolioPlus ETFs

Jan 5th, 2019 | By
Cathay launches leveraged DJIA ETF in Taiwan

US-based inverse and leveraged ETF specialist Direxion has announced it will raise the daily leverage factor on its suite of ‘PortfolioPlus’ ETFs – a range of lightly leveraged funds providing exposure to the US large, mid, and small cap markets, as well as international developed and emerging market stocks.


Direxion unveils triple leveraged & inverse ETFs for US consumer sectors

Dec 4th, 2018 | By
Leverage Shares rolls out new tactical ETPs on LSE

Direxion has added four funds to its line-up of leveraged and inverse sector ETFs. The funds provide triple leveraged exposure or triple inverse leveraged exposure to the daily return of the consumer staples and consumer discretionary sectors of the US equity market.


CTBC launches offshore China equity ETFs in Taiwan

Nov 1st, 2018 | By
Mirae Asset launches China policy bank bond ETF in Hong Kong

Taipei-headquartered CTBC Investments has launched a pair of ETFs on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) that provide unleveraged and leveraged exposure to China’s offshore equity market.


Samsung AM launches three ETFs on Korea Exchange

Sep 10th, 2018 | By
NH-Amundi launches long-term Korean Treasury ETF on KRX

Samsung Asset Management has launched three new ETFs on Korea Exchange. Listed under the firm’s KODEX brand, two of the funds provide exposure to futures contracts based on long-term Treasury bonds (one long, one short), while the third tracks local companies involved in rechargeable battery production.


Horizons ETFs to offer new marijuana equity exposures in Canada

Jun 18th, 2018 | By
Roundhill launches active cannabis ETF

Horizons ETFs (Canada) is enhancing its suite of marijuana-focused ETFs with the listing of futures contracts on the Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences Index ETF (HMMJ CN) and the filing of a preliminary prospectus to launch inverse and leveraged ETFs that provide exposure to Canadian marijuana companies.


Global ETF/ETP AUM back above $5 trillion mark

Jun 15th, 2018 | By
Fixed income ETFs to play greater role in portfolios, finds Tabula

Assets invested in ETFs and ETPs listed globally have returned back above the $5 trillion mark, as of 31 May 2018, according to ETF industry consultant ETFGI.


Seven new ETFs list on Korean stock exchange

May 11th, 2018 | By

Seven new ETFs have been listed on the South Korean Stock Exchange. Hanwha has issued five equity funds which track smart beta versions of the KOSPI 200 Index, while KBSTAR has issued two fixed income funds offering exposure to ten-year Korean Treasury bonds.


Navigating rising US inflation with ETFs

May 8th, 2018 | By
US inflation could be approaching soon.

The Lyxor ETF research team has looked into the potential effects rising inflation could have on US ETF allocations for investors—specifically regarding exposures to inflation-protected bonds, commodities and energy stocks. ETF investors are well provided for when it comes to positioning portfolios accordingly.


Societe Generale launches 74 inverse and leveraged ETPs on LSE

May 3rd, 2018 | By
Lyxor confirms launch of physically-replicated ETFs

Societe Generale has launched a series of 74 inverse and leveraged ETPs on London Stock Exchange. The product suite provides investors with leveraged daily long and short exposures to commodities, currency pairs and mainstream equity indices.


Mirae Asset and CSOP to delist leveraged and inverse ETPs

Apr 24th, 2018 | By
Mirae Asset and CSOP delist leveraged and inverse ETPs.

Mirae Asset Global Investments and CSOP Asset Management are closing some of their leveraged and inverse ETP products currently listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange.