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ProShares set to make history with first US-listed bitcoin ETF

Oct 18th, 2021 | By
ProShares set to make history with first US-listed bitcoin ETF

ProShares is poised to launch the first bitcoin-tracking ETF in the US with the introduction of the ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO US) on NYSE Arca.


S&P DJI launches ‘Dividend Growers’ indices

Jun 2nd, 2021 | By
Harbor Capital to launch active dividend growth ETF

S&P Dow Jones Indices has unveiled the S&P Dividend Growers Index Series, a new family of indices tracking companies that have consistently increased their dividend payments every year for a specified number of years.


ProShares partners with Dorsey Wright to launch Nasdaq 100 momentum ETF

May 24th, 2021 | By
ProShares launches ETFs tracking on-demand platforms, smart materials, and nanotechnology

ProShares has introduced an ETF in collaboration with Dorsey Wright that provides exposure to a selection of Nasdaq 100 stocks with strong share price momentum identified as having the best prospects to outperform.


Main launches active thematic rotation ETF

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
The Future Fund debuts active secular growth ETF

Main Management ETF Advisors has unveiled the Main Thematic Innovation ETF (TMAT US) on Cboe, an actively managed strategy that uses a fund-of funds structure to tactically rotate between thematic ETFs targeting disruptive technologies.


ProShares unveils leveraged cybersecurity and cloud computing ETFs on Nasdaq

Jan 22nd, 2021 | By
ProShares launches ETFs tracking on-demand platforms, smart materials, and nanotechnology

ProShares has rolled out a pair of leveraged equity ETFs on Nasdaq providing amplified exposure to two sought-after investment themes: cybersecurity and cloud computing.


ProShares unveils multi-thematic ‘transformational changes’ ETF

Oct 16th, 2020 | By
ProShares launches ETFs tracking on-demand platforms, smart materials, and nanotechnology

ProShares has introduced a multi-themed equity ETF targeting companies that are benefitting from an array of secular trends – trends that have mostly accelerated because of Covid-19.


ProShares’ short and leveraged oil ETFs to adopt new index

Sep 10th, 2020 | By
ProShares upgrades index behind controversial leveraged oil ETPs

ProShares has announced that its two leveraged oil ETFs will adopt a new underlying index in a bid to make the products more resilient to future disruption in crude oil markets.


Thematic long/short retail ETF receives Covid-19 boost

May 18th, 2020 | By
Thematic long/short retail ETF receives Covid-19 boost

An NYSE Arca-listed thematic ETF providing long exposure to e-commerce companies while shorting traditional bricks-and-mortar firms has soared in recent months as the Covid-19 pandemic forces Main Street shoppers online. The ProShares Long Online/Short Stores ETF (CLIX US) is up 44.4% year-to-date (as of market close on Friday 15 May 2020), compared to a -10.6% loss for the S&P 500 over the same period.


Restrictive ETF classification proposal prompts fightback

May 18th, 2020 | By
A group of dominant asset managers is attempting to commandeer the ETF label.

A proposal by a cabal of dominant ETF issuers that calls on exchanges to adopt a new naming convention for exchange-traded products has prompted a backlash from smaller, innovative rivals who claim the move is anti-competitive.


Leveraged and inverse ETPs: Going, going, gone?

Apr 29th, 2020 | By
First Trust unveils laddered Nasdaq 100 Buffer ETF-of-ETFs

By Emily Doak, Managing Director of ETF Research for Charles Schwab Investment Advisory.

The record volatility of 2020 has been accompanied by a higher than usual number of exchange-traded product closures, especially among leveraged and inverse products.