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BlackRock launches 1.5°C Paris-aligned equity ETFs

Apr 26th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches 1.5°C Paris-aligned equity ETFs

BlackRock has launched a pair of socially responsible equity ETFs in Europe which are aligned with the Paris Agreement’s objective of limiting global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.


Position for rates, reflation and reopening

Apr 21st, 2021 | By
Position for rates, reflation and reopening

By Anqi Dong, Senior Research Strategist at State Street Global Advisors.

In a reflationary regime shift with a favorable economic outlook, we see three industry opportunities that may benefit – banks, metals and mining, and retail.


Invesco launches equal weight S&P 500 ETF on LSE

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
Invesco rolls out trio of multi-factor US equity ETFs

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


Is now the time for sector investing?

Apr 6th, 2021 | By
Matthew J Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research

By Matthew J Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors.

The current market environment appears highly conducive to sector investing based on two variables: correlation and dispersion.


A quiet end to a strong quarter for commodities

Apr 5th, 2021 | By

By Fiona Boal, Head of Commodities and Real Assets, S&P Dow Jones Indices.

Despite giving up some of its recent gains in March, the S&P GSCI rose 13.5% in Q1 2021.


Nomura introduces trio of S&P 500-based ETFs in Tokyo including Japan’s first ESG play

Apr 1st, 2021 | By
Nomura launches Japan’s first S&P 500 ESG ETF

Nomura Asset Management has introduced a triple play of S&P 500 ETFs on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.


Innovator set to launch first defined outcome ETFs with leveraged upside

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
Bruce Bond, Chief Executive Officer of Innovator Capital Management

Innovator Capital Management is set to introduce a new suite of defined outcome ETFs which will be the world’s first to deliver a multiple of the upside return on a reference asset with single exposure to the downside.


Active managers fail to capitalize on Covid volatility

Mar 23rd, 2021 | By
US active managers fail to capitalize on Covid volatility

The majority of active equity managers in the US failed to beat their benchmarks in 2020, according to the latest S&P Indices Versus Active (SPIVA) Scorecard, despite Covid-19 throwing up opportunities for outperformance.


Syntax launches risk-stratified total US equity ETF

Mar 22nd, 2021 | By
Syntax launches risk-stratified total US equity ETF

Syntax Advisors has introduced its fourth ETF with the launch of the Syntax Stratified US Total Market ETF (SYUS US) on NYSE Arca.


AgioFunds, Beta Securities launch Poland’s first zloty-hedged S&P 500 ETF

Mar 17th, 2021 | By
AgioFunds, Beta Securities launch Poland’s first zloty-hedged S&P 500 ETF

AgioFunds and its listing partner Beta Securities Poland have announced the launch of Poland’s first currency-hedged S&P 500 ETF on GPW, the Warsaw Stock Exchange.