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Syntax Advisors launches risk-hedged stratified US total stock market ETF

Jun 17th, 2021 | By
Syntax Advisors launches risk-hedged stratified total US stock market ETF

Syntax Advisors has announced the launch of the Syntax Stratified US Total Market Hedged ETF (SHUS US) on NYSE Arca.


WisdomTree launches bio-revolution ETF

Jun 4th, 2021 | By
Dr. Jamie Metzl

WisdomTree has launched a new equity ETF on Cboe targeting companies that are poised to benefit from advancements in genetics and biotechnology.


Principal unveils suite of active multi-factor ETFs

Jun 1st, 2021 | By
Principal unveils suite of active multi-factor ETFs

Principal Financial has introduced a trio of actively managed ‘adaptive’ multi-factor equity ETFs on Cboe BZX.


EQM, HANetf to launch Europe’s first pure-play solar ETF

May 24th, 2021 | By
EQM to launch Europe’s first solar ETF

EQM Indexes is set to introduce The Solar Energy UCITS ETF (TANN LN), Europe’s first ETF exclusively dedicated to the global solar industry. The fund is being brought to market in collaboration with white-label platform HANetf.


Schwab launches global ex-US quality dividend ETF

May 3rd, 2021 | By
David Botset, Senior Vice President of Product Strategy for Schwab Asset Management

Schwab Asset Management has launched the Schwab International Dividend Equity ETF (SCHY US), a new ETF providing exposure to non-US stocks with quality fundamentals and a record of consistently paying dividends.


S&P DJI rolls out ESG-screened ‘dividend aristocrats’ indices

Apr 27th, 2021 | By
Horizons unveils Canada's first global green bond ETF

S&P Dow Jones Indices has begun to roll out sustainable versions of its popular ‘Dividend Aristocrats’ indices.


Regime change takes root in Factorland

Apr 22nd, 2021 | By
Regime change takes root in Factorland

By FTSE Russell.

The rotation away from pricey defensive factors (notably Quality) into their cyclically sensitive counterparts (led by Value) went into overdrive in Q1 2021 as markets recalibrated expectations for a quicker post-crisis economic recovery.


LGIM rolls out three ESG-screened sustainable dividend ETFs

Apr 19th, 2021 | By
Howie Li, Head of ETFs at LGIM

Legal & General Investment Management has introduced a suite of three equity ETFs designed for investors seeking sustainable income with socially responsible exclusions.


FTSE Russell targets inflation-linked govies in new climate risk-adjusted index

Apr 14th, 2021 | By
FTSE Russell targets inflation-linked govies in new climate risk-adjusted index

FTSE Russell has launched the FTSE Climate Risk-Adjusted World Inflation-Linked Securities Index, the first index to target the global inflation-linked government bond market while tilting towards countries considered more resilient to climate change.


Invesco launches equal weight S&P 500 ETF on LSE

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
Invesco launches equal weight S&P 500 ETF on LSE

Invesco has launched an ETF in Europe providing equal-weight exposure to the companies that make up the S&P 500.