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BNP Paribas boosts sustainability credentials of 18 of its ETFs

Dec 3rd, 2021 | By
BNP Paribas boosts the sustainability credentials of 18 of its ETFs

BNP Paribas Asset Management has boosted the sustainability credentials of 18 of its ETFs with the adoption of new or amended indices. The ETFs concerned have assumed new ESG protocols or incorporated construction methodologies that bring them into alignment with Paris-Aligned Benchmark standards. Isabelle Bourcier, Head of Quantitative & Index Management at BNPP AM, said: “The move towards sustainable indices, including PAB, is a decisive step and a major axis of our development”.


Amundi adds China and EM ex-China ETFs to ‘ESG Leaders’ suite

Nov 23rd, 2021 | By
Gaëtan Delculée, Global Head of ETF, Indexing & Smart Beta Sales at Amundi

Amundi has expanded its ‘ESG Leaders’ suite of ETFs with the launch of the Amundi MSCI China ESG Leaders Select UCITS ETF and Amundi MSCI Emerging ex-China ESG Leaders Select UCITS ETF on LSE.


HSBC unveils sustainable EUR and USD corporate bond ETFs

Nov 18th, 2021 | By
Olga de Tapia, Global Head of ETF Sales at HSBC Asset Management

HSBC Asset Management has unveiled its first two sustainable fixed income ETFs, providing ESG-enhanced exposure to EUR and USD corporate credit.


KraneShares revamps China onshore equity UCITS ETF

Nov 12th, 2021 | By
KraneShares revamps China onshore equity UCITS ETF

KraneShares has restructured its European domiciled China onshore equity UCITS ETF with the adoption of a new index.


HSBC adds Paris-aligned Japan equity ETF

Nov 11th, 2021 | By
HSBC adds Paris-aligned Japan equity ETF

HSBC Asset Management has extended its suite of Paris-aligned ETFs with the launch of a Japanese equity 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.


Impact Shares partners with UN agency on climate-focused global equity ETF

Nov 8th, 2021 | By
Impact Shares partners with UNCDF on global climate change ETF

Not-for-profit ETF issuer Impact Shares has teamed up with the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) to launch a new global equity ETF aligned with the transition to a low-carbon economy.


Deka extends low-carbon ESG ETF suite to fixed income

Nov 5th, 2021 | By
Deka extends low-carbon ESG ETF suite to fixed income

German investment giant Deka has added a fixed income ETF to its line-up of climate-conscious socially responsible investment solutions. The Deka MSCI EUR Corporates Climate Change ESG UCITS ETF (D6RA GY) has been listed on Deutsche Börse Xetra.


BlackRock extends ESG offering with momentum and value factor ETFs

Nov 1st, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches Asia ex-Japan USD corporate bond ETF

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.