Hang Seng Index set for overhaul

Mar 2nd, 2021 | By
Hong Kong Hang Seng ETFs

The Hang Seng Index is set for an overhaul that will ultimately see its constituent membership double in size.

JP Morgan adds ultra-short T-Bills ETF to ‘BetaBuilders’ suite

Feb 24th, 2021 | By
JP Morgan adds ultra-short US Treasury ETF to ‘BetaBuilders’ suite

JP Morgan Asset Management has launched a new fixed income ETF in Europe providing low-cost access to a portfolio of ultra-short-duration US Treasury securities.

Wilshire Phoenix debuts with risk-managed gold strategy ETF

Feb 22nd, 2021 | By
Bill Herrmann, Managing Partner at Wilshire Phoenix

New York-based Wilshire Phoenix has made its ETF debut with the launch of a physical gold fund that tactically allocates to cash based on changes in prevailing equity and gold market volatility.

Gold ETF inflows return in January

Feb 4th, 2021 | By
Gold ETF inflows return in January

Gold ETFs recorded global net inflows of 13.8 tonnes ($1 billion, 0.4% AUM) in January following two consecutive months of outflows in November and December, according to data from the World Gold Council.

ESG’s turning point: Four trends could accelerate flows in 2021

Feb 1st, 2021 | By
ESG's turning point SPDR ETFs

By Brie Williams, Head of Practice Management, and Rebecca Chesworth, Equity ETF Strategist at State Street Global Advisors.

So much transpired across society, economies, and the investment community to advance ESG investing in 2020.

First Trust unveils first target outcome ETF referenced to gold

Jan 25th, 2021 | By
First Trust unveils first Target Outcome ETF referencing gold

First Trust has expanded its line-up of target outcome products with the launch of the world’s first ETF offering ‘buffered’ exposure to gold.

Euclid debuts actively managed tactical allocation ETF

Jan 7th, 2021 | By
John Creekmur, Principal at Euclid Investment Advisory

Bethesda, Maryland-based Euclid Investment Advisory has debuted its first ETF, an actively managed ETF of ETFs that utilizes technical analysis to shift tactically between various asset classes.

Pacer debuts trio of ‘Structured Outcome Strategy’ ETFs

Dec 30th, 2020 | By
Pacer debuts trio of ‘Structured Outcome’ ETFs

Pacer ETFs has instituted a new series of products with the launch of a trio of ‘Structured Outcome Strategy’ ETFs on Cboe BZX Exchange.

SSGA cuts fees on five core corporate bond ETFs in Europe

Dec 15th, 2020 | By
SSGA cuts fees on five core corporate bond ETFs in Europe

State Street Global Advisors has reduced the fees charged on five European-domiciled fixed income ETFs collectively housing more than $1.1 billion in assets.

SSGA: The post-election world and gold’s 2021 outlook

Dec 15th, 2020 | By
George Milling-Stanley, Chief Gold Strategist at State Street Global Advisors

By George Milling-Stanley, Head of Gold Strategy, SSGA.

Despite some moderation on the volatility front post-election, the new year is looking poised to serve up more uncertainty for investors.