‘ Themes and Strategy ’

Wealthsimple, Mackenzie launch Canada’s first Shariah-compliant ETF

May 14th, 2021 | By
Wealthsimple, Mackenzie launch Canada's first Shariah-compliant ETF

Online investment manager Wealthsimple has partnered with Mackenzie Investments to launch the first Shariah-compliant ETF in Canada.


Bitwise launches crypto innovators ETF

May 13th, 2021 | By
Hunter Horsley, CEO of Bitwise Asset Management

Bitwise Asset Management has launched its debut ETF, a thematic equity strategy offering exposure to publicly listed companies at the forefront of the cryptocurrency industry.


TrackInsight: ETFs on unstoppable growth trajectory

May 12th, 2021 | By
Jean-René Giraud, CEO of TrackInsight

TrackInsight has released the results of its latest global ETF survey, revealing an industry breaking new records as ETFs play an ever-larger role in professional investment portfolios and allocations to thematic, active and ESG ETFs look set to surge.


How to leverage thematic investments in existing portfolios?

May 11th, 2021 | By
How to leverage thematic investments in existing portfolios?

By Pierre Debru, Director of Research at WisdomTree.

Whether thematic investments are used tactically or strategically, investors’ portfolio allocation should be able to accommodate them efficiently.


VanEck launches digital assets thematic ETF in Europe

May 6th, 2021 | By
Gabor Gurbacs, Director of Digital Assets Strategy at VanEck

VanEck has launched a new thematic equity ETF in Europe providing exposure to companies deriving significant revenue from the digital assets ecosystem.


BlackRock cuts fees on active carbon transition ETFs one month after launch

May 4th, 2021 | By
BlackRock unveils low-cost ‘micro’ gold ETP in the US

BlackRock has cut the fees charged on its two actively managed carbon transition ETFs less than one month after the funds launched on NYSE Arca.


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.


Invesco partners with MSCI on ‘green building’ ETF

Apr 26th, 2021 | By
Invesco partners with MSCI on ‘Green Building’ ETF

Invesco has launched a sustainability-focused real estate ETF on NYSE Arca that invests in companies specializing in ‘green buildings’.


Amundi adds Japan ETF to ‘ESG Universal’ range

Apr 22nd, 2021 | By
Amundi adds Japan ETF to ‘ESG Universal’ range

Amundi has expanded its responsible investment offering with the launch of a Japanese equity ETF that sits within its ‘ESG Universal’ product lineup.


AdvisorShares launches two active thematic ETFs positioned for Covid-19 rebound

Apr 22nd, 2021 | By
AdvisorShares hotel and restaurant ETFs

AdvisorShares has unveiled two new actively managed thematic ETFs – the AdvisorShares Hotel ETF (BEDZ US) and the AdvisorShares Restaurant ETF (EATZ US) – which target industries expected to prosper as the economy reopens from the Covid-19 shutdown.