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WisdomTree unveils world’s first EU bond ETF

Feb 18th, 2021 | By
Lidia Treiber, Director, Research, WisdomTree.

WisdomTree has launched the world’s first ETF to provide exposure to bonds issued by the European Union.


Invesco’s AT1 CoCo bond ETF passes $1 billion AUM milestone

Jan 20th, 2021 | By
Invesco’s AT1 CoCo bond ETF passes $1 billion AUM milestone

The Invesco AT1 Capital Bond UCITS ETF has surpassed $1 billion in assets under management as investors have sought income and diversification opportunities for their portfolios.


S&P Global and IHS Markit to merge, creating indexing and data powerhouse

Nov 30th, 2020 | By
Douglas Peterson, President and Chief Executive Officer of S&P Global

IHS Markit has agreed a merger with S&P Global that will bring together two of the world’s largest providers of financial market data and indices.


Tabula highlights dual threat of illiquid bond markets and inflation uncertainty

Nov 30th, 2020 | By
MJ Lytle, Chief Executive, Tabula Investment Management

Fixed income ETF specialist Tabula Investment Management has issued a warning to investors over the dual threats of lower year-end liquidity in bond markets and rising US inflation.


Tabula launches credit curve steepener ETF

Sep 14th, 2020 | By
Tabula launches credit curve steepener ETF

Fixed income specialist Tabula Investment Management has launched a new ETF providing exposure to the shape of European and North American credit default swap (CDS) curves.


Tabula cross-lists iTraxx Europe bond ETF on Borsa Italiana

Sep 2nd, 2020 | By
Franco Mancini Tabula

Tabula Investment Management has entered the Italian ETF market with the cross-listing of the Tabula iTraxx Europe IG Bond UCITS ETF on Borsa Italiana.


VanEck launches four equity strategy ETFs on ASX

Aug 31st, 2020 | By
VanEck head of Asia Pacific Arian Neiron

VanEck Australia has launched a medley of new equity ETFs on the Australian Securities Exchange.


KFA launches carbon credit ETF

Jul 31st, 2020 | By
KFA Funds launches first US-listed carbon emission allowances ETF

Krane Funds Advisors has announced the launch of the KFA Global Carbon ETF (KRBN US) on NYSE Arca. Sub-advised by environmental finance boutique Climate Finance Partners, the fund provides exposure to cap-and-trade carbon emission allowances by taking long positions in carbon credit futures.


Tabula unveils short North American high-yield credit ETF

Jul 8th, 2020 | By
Jason Smith, CIO of Tabula Investment Management

Tabula Investment Management has launched a new ETF providing short exposure to North American high-yield credit through access to the corporate credit default swap (CDS) market. The Tabula North American CDX High Yield Credit Short UCITS ETF (TABS LN) has listed on the London Stock Exchange and comes with an expense ratio of 0.50%. Jason Smith, CIO of Tabula, said, “Financial market indicators are optimistic relative to both credit and economic indicators. Investors need to review their exposure to high yield US debt and consider strategies for protecting against any rise in defaults.”


S&P DJI and IHS Markit partner on multi-asset indices

Apr 9th, 2020 | By
Sophia Dancygier, Head of Indices at IHS Markit

S&P Dow Jones Indices and IHS Markit have announced a strategic partnership that will see the firms collaborate a series of multi-asset indices. The partnership will focus on each company’s strengths, combining S&P DJI’s equity indices with IHS Markit’s fixed income benchmarks. Sophia Dancygier, Head of Indices at IHS Markit, said, “During these volatile market conditions, we are proud to unite the capabilities of the most authoritative equity and fixed income index providers.”