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First Trust debuts Target Outcome ETF with leveraged upside

Jul 14th, 2021 | By
First Trust debuts Target Outcome ETF with leveraged upside

First Trust Advisors has begun rolling out a new series of Target Outcome ETFs that provide leveraged upside exposure to the S&P 500 with single exposure and a buffer to the downside.


BlackRock unveils low-cost ‘micro’ gold ETP in the US

Jul 9th, 2021 | By
BlackRock unveils low-cost ‘micro’ gold ETP in the US

BlackRock has launched the iShares Gold Trust Micro (IAUM US) on NYSE Arca. With an expense ratio of just 0.15%, IAUM becomes the cheapest gold ETP in the US in terms of management fees.


Innovator unveils S&P 500 buffer ETF for money market investors

Jul 5th, 2021 | By
Bruce Bond, CEO of Innovator ETFs

Innovator Capital Management has expanded its suite of defined outcome funds with the launch of the Innovator Defined Wealth Shield ETF (BALT US) on Cboe BZX Exchange.


Invesco unveils low cost biotech and semiconductor ETFs on Nasdaq

Jun 14th, 2021 | By
Invesco unveils lowest-cost biotech and semiconductor ETFs on Nasdaq

Invesco has launched a pair of ETFs targeting the biotechnology and semiconductor investment themes at price tags that are considerably lower than well-established rival products.


SSGA rolls out ESG-screened Dividend Aristocrats ETFs in Europe

Jun 8th, 2021 | By
SSGA rolls out ESG-screened Dividend Aristocrats ETFs in Europe

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled a new suite of income-focused ETFs in Europe that seek to combine sustainable dividends with socially responsible exclusion criteria.


S&P DJI launches ‘Dividend Growers’ indices

Jun 2nd, 2021 | By
S&P DJI launches ‘Dividend Growers’ index series

S&P Dow Jones Indices has unveiled the S&P Dividend Growers Index Series, a new family of indices tracking companies that have consistently increased their dividend payments every year for a specified number of years.


CSOP launches Hang Seng Index ETF in Hong Kong

May 6th, 2021 | By
Ding Chen, Chief Executive Officer of CSOP Asset Management

CSOP Asset Management has launched the CSOP Hang Seng Index ETF (3037 HK) in Hong Kong, providing low-cost, fully replicated exposure to the Hang Seng Index.


The view of US investment-grade credit from Europe

Apr 28th, 2021 | By
SSGA rolls out ESG-screened Dividend Aristocrats ETFs in Europe

By the ETF research team at State Street Global Advisors.

Investment-grade credit was the darling of investors in 2020. Dramatically wider spreads to government bonds, following the March sell-off, coupled with a central bank backstop made IG credit an easy investment choice.


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.


SSGA launches USD EM bond ETF

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
SSGA launches ESG-screened Dividend Aristocrats ETFs

State Street Global Advisors has launched a new fixed income ETF providing exposure to US dollar-denominated bonds from emerging market issuers.