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Hoya Capital launches high income US real estate ETF

Sep 22nd, 2021 | By
Hoya Capital launches high income US real estate ETF

Real estate investment specialist Hoya Capital has introduced its second ETF, a passively managed fund targeting some of the highest-yielding property securities in the US.


Dimensional converts two global ex-US mutual funds worth $8bn to ETFs

Sep 16th, 2021 | By
Gerard O’Reilly, co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Dimensional Fund Advisors

Dimensional Fund Advisors has converted a further two tax-managed mutual funds, collectively housing $8.2 billion in assets, into transparent actively managed ETFs.


ALPS launches travel beneficiaries ETF

Sep 15th, 2021 | By
ALPS launches travel beneficiaries ETF

SS&C ALPS Advisors has launched the ALPS Global Travel Beneficiaries ETF (JRNY US), a new thematic equity ETF providing smart beta exposure to companies that are poised to benefit from a rebound in global travel.


Hartford debuts its first ESG ETF in partnership with Schroders

Aug 13th, 2021 | By
Hartford Funds launches first commodity ETF

Hartford Funds has launched the Hartford Schroders ESG US Equity ETF (HEET US), an actively managed multi-factor US equity fund that is the firm’s first ETF to directly incorporate a socially responsible investment mandate.


Think you’ve missed the value boat? Think again

Jul 26th, 2021 | By
Think you've missed the value rally? Think again

By Anthony Beevers, Portfolio Manager at First Trust Global Portfolios.

The Covid-19 vaccine announcement on 9 November 2020 triggered a significant factor rotation in favour of value. Given the rally that value has recently enjoyed, many will be wondering if they might have missed the boat.


Hillman debuts with active US large-cap value ETF

Jul 20th, 2021 | By
Hillman debuts active US large-cap value ETF

Hillman Capital Management, a value-focused equity boutique, has introduced its first ETF with the launch of the ALPS Hillman Active Value ETF (HVAL US) on NYSE Arca.


Defiance launches big data ETF

Jul 14th, 2021 | By
Sylvia Jablonski, co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Defiance ETFs

Thematic specialist Defiance ETFs has introduced the Big Data ETF (BIGY US) on NYSE Arca, a new fund investing in companies that specialize in data science and analytics.


Invesco rolls out trio of multi-factor US equity ETFs

Jul 5th, 2021 | By
Invesco rolls out trio of multi-factor US equity ETFs

Invesco has launched a new suite of multi-factor ETFs on NYSE Arca that deliver a light tilt towards quality, value, and momentum risk premia within the large-, mid-, and small-cap segments of the US equity market.


WisdomTree partners with O’Neil Global Advisors for US growth & momentum ETF

Jun 30th, 2021 | By
WisdomTree partners with O’Neil Global Advisors for US growth & momentum ETF

WisdomTree has teamed up with quantitative investment specialists O’Neil Global Advisors for the launch of a new US equity ETF listed on Nasdaq focused on high-growth and momentum stocks.


BNP Paribas launches Paris-aligned low-carbon world equity ETF

Jun 29th, 2021 | By
Isabelle Bourcier, Head of Quantitative & Index Management at BNP Paribas Asset Management

BNP Paribas Asset Management has added to its lineup of Paris-aligned low-carbon ETFs with the launch of the BNP Paribas Easy Low Carbon 300 World PAB UCITS ETF on Euronext Paris (LCWLD FP) and Xetra (LOWD GR).