‘ Real Estate ’

Nikko launches Japan’s first ESG REIT ETF

Sep 7th, 2020 | By

Nikko Asset Management has launched the first ETF in Japan to provide responsibly focused exposure to the country’s REIT market.

Global X debuts in Japan with two high income ETFs

Aug 26th, 2020 | By
Daiwa unveils two low-cost Japanese equity ETFs

Global X has made its debut in Japan with the launch of two income-focused ETFs on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

Credit Suisse launches US small-cap and global real estate ESG ETFs

Jun 29th, 2020 | By
Credit Suisse launches socially responsible US small-cap and global real estate ETFs

Credit Suisse Asset Management has introduced two new ETFs providing socially responsible exposure to US small-cap equity and developed real estate exposures. The CSIF (IE) MSCI USA Small Cap ESG Leaders Blue UCITS ETF and CSIF (IE) FTSE EPRA Nareit Developed Green Blue UCITS ETF have listed on SIX Swiss Exchange, Deutsche Börse Xetra, and Borsa Italiana.

Tiger launches South Korean REIT and government bond ETF on KRX

May 27th, 2020 | By
Mirae launches South Korean REIT and government bond ETF on KRX

Tiger ETF, a division of Mirae Asset Global Investments, has launched a new multi-asset ETF on the Korea Exchange. The Tiger KIS Real Estate Infra Bond Total Return ETF (341850 KS) provides exposure to a mix of alternative investments, including real estate and infrastructure assets, and Korean government bonds.

S&P DJI introduces green real estate indices

Mar 20th, 2020 | By
JP Morgan converts $1.1bn REIT-focused mutual fund to an ETF

S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) has launched a series of new real estate index that favour real estate companies with strong track records in sustainability. The indices are an extension of the Dow Jones Select Real Estate Securities Indices (RESI) and consists of four indices covering the US, global, global ex-US, and Japanese property markets.

ALPS unveils REIT ‘dividend dogs’ ETF

Jan 3rd, 2020 | By
Armada debuts residential REIT ETF

ALPS Advisors has unveiled the ALPS REIT Dividend Dogs ETF (RDOG US), a new strategy that provides exposure to high-yielding real estate investment trusts (REITs) across a variety of sectors. The fund is linked to the S-Network REIT Dividend Dogs Index which applies the well-known “Dogs of the Dow” investment theory to a universe of US-listed REITs.

Benefits of real assets ETFs in a diversified portfolio

Jan 2nd, 2020 | By
Michael Natale, Head of Intermediary Distribution at FlexShares.

By Michael Natale, Head of Intermediary Distribution at FlexShares.

We believe that real assets – defined as real estate, infrastructure and natural resources – should be an essential element of any diversified portfolio.

Horizons lowers fees on Canadian banks, REITs, and preferred shares ETFs

Dec 2nd, 2019 | By
Steve Hawkins, President and CEO of Horizons ETFs.

Horizons ETFs has lowered the management fees on three Toronto-listed ETFs providing exposure to Canadian banking stocks, REITs, and preferred shares. Steve Hawkins, President and CEO of Horizons ETFs, said, “Not only will these ETFs be offered at lower fees than most other similar competitor products, but these ETFs also have the added value of offering low potential for tracking error, which can be an issue, particularly with income-generating ETFs like preferred shares.”

TD Asset Management rolls out ten new ETFs in Canada

Nov 26th, 2019 | By
TD Asset Management ETFs

TD Asset Management (TDAM), a subsidiary of Toronto-Dominion Bank, has rolled out ten new ETFs on Toronto Stock Exchange. The ETFs are all actively managed and deliver a range of equity, fixed income, and real estate exposures. Robert Vanderhooft, Chief Investment Officer, TDAM, commented, “Whether you’re looking for a one-stop income solution, global exposure, or a core equity ETF, our expanded offering provides greater choice and opportunity for investors in the fast-growing Canadian ETF market.”

WisdomTree launches actively managed mortgage bond ETF

Nov 18th, 2019 | By
JP Morgan converts $1.1bn REIT-focused mutual fund to an ETF

WisdomTree has launched a new actively managed ETF providing exposure to the mortgage-backed sector. The WisdomTree Mortgage Plus Bond Fund (MTGP US) has listed on NYSE Arca and is sub-advised by Voya Investment Management. The ETF primarily targets agency-backed MBS but may also seek opportunities in other sectors of the securitized debt market. Rick Harper, Head of Fixed Income and Currency at WisdomTree, commented, “We believe MTGP may be a compelling strategic option for investors seeking a generally more stable source of income”.