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SEI debuts factor-based US equity ETFs

May 25th, 2022 | By
Kevin Barr, Head of SEI's Investment Management Unit

Pennsylvania-headquartered SEI Investments has unveiled its first ETFs, a suite of four actively managed US large-cap equity funds targeting quality, momentum, value, and low volatility factor risk premia.


Dimensional converts $8bn tax-managed mutual fund into an ETF

May 10th, 2022 | By
Dimensional converts $8bn tax-managed mutual fund into an ETF

Dimensional Fund Advisors has completed the conversion of another of its US tax-managed mutual funds into a transparent actively managed ETF.


Dimensional unveils three new emerging market multi-factor ETFs

May 4th, 2022 | By
Gerard O’Reilly, co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Dimensional Fund Advisors

Dimensional Fund Advisors has launched three new emerging market equity ETFs that seek enhanced returns by harvesting multiple factor risk premia.


Avantis adds emerging markets ESG ETF

Apr 4th, 2022 | By
Matthews Asia debuts suite of active emerging market ETFs

Avantis Investors, a subsidiary of American Century Investments, has added an emerging markets ETF to its suite of multi-factor equity funds with socially responsible investment mandates.


Dimensional rolls out four global ex-US equity factor ETFs

Mar 29th, 2022 | By
Dave Butler, co-CEO of Dimensional Fund Advisors

Dimensional Fund Advisors has launched four new actively managed equity ETFs which seek to systematically harvest factor risk premia within developed markets outside of the US.


Goldman Sachs unveils global low-vol ‘ActiveBeta’ ETF

Mar 22nd, 2022 | By
Goldman Sach’s US multifactor ETF attracting sizable inflows

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) has expanded its suite of ‘ActiveBeta’ multi-factor ETFs with the introduction of a global low volatility fund.


Avantis rolls out its first ESG ETFs

Mar 22nd, 2022 | By
Avantis rolls out its first ESG ETFs

Systematic factor specialist Avantis Investors has introduced two new equity ETFs which are the firm’s first to adopt socially responsible investment mandates.


BNP Paribas launches hydrogen economy, medical technology, and sustainable real estate ETFs

Mar 18th, 2022 | By
Europe’s ESG ETF market poised for further growth, finds BNP Paribas

BNP Paribas Asset Management has launched a trio of new ETFs on Euronext Paris providing exposure to various thematic and sustainable investment strategies.


CI Global unveils bio-revolution and digital security ETFs

Mar 8th, 2022 | By
CI Global unveils bio-revolution and digital security ETFs

CI Global Asset Management has launched two thematic equity ETFs in Canada providing exposure to companies within the areas of ‘biological revolution’ and ‘digital security’.


Dimensional adds three multifactor US equity ETFs

Mar 4th, 2022 | By
Gerard O’Reilly, co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Dimensional Fund Advisors

Dimensional Fund Advisors has launched three new ETFs that systematically harvest factor risk premia within the small-cap value, large-cap profitability, and real estate segments of the US equity market.