‘ Themes and Strategy ’

LGIM adds green bond ETF to sustainable fixed income range

Feb 18th, 2021 | By
Howie Li, Head of ETFs at LGIM

Legal & General Investment Management has bolstered its range of sustainable fixed income ETFs with the launch of a green bond fund.


Gabelli Funds launches active ‘growth innovators’ ETF

Feb 16th, 2021 | By
Gabelli Funds launches active innovation ETF

Gabelli Funds has launched its second ETF, an actively managed strategy targeting companies aligned with the theme of technological innovation.


Invesco’s blockchain ETF booms as industry comes of age

Feb 16th, 2021 | By
Invesco’s thematic blockchain ETF comes of age

Assets under management in the Invesco Elwood Global Blockchain UCITS ETF have surged through the $750 million mark, reaching $827 million as of close of trading on 12 February.


Roundhill targets streaming industry with new active thematic ETF

Feb 16th, 2021 | By
Roundhill streaming ETF

Roundhill Investments has launched an actively managed equity ETF providing exposure to companies involved in the streaming industry.


LGIM launches ‘hydrogen economy’ ETF

Feb 10th, 2021 | By
LGIM launches hydrogen economy ETF

Legal & General Investment Management has expanded its range of sustainability-focused thematic ETFs with the launch of the L&G Hydrogen Economy UCITS ETF across major European exchanges.


CSOP unveils Hong Kong’s first SSE STAR Market ETF

Feb 9th, 2021 | By
CSOP unveils Hong Kong’s first SSE STAR Market ETF

CSOP Asset Management has launched the first ETF in Hong Kong to provide exposure to companies listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange’s innovative STAR Market.


Takeover of cannabinoid giant GW is a sign of things to come for medical cannabis ETFs

Feb 8th, 2021 | By
Sale of GW Pharma signals new growth stage for medical cannabis ETFs

ETFs providing exposure to the medical cannabis investment theme appear poised to enter a new stage of growth fuelled by merger and acquisition activity.


First Trust introduces new clean energy and internet strategies

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
First Trust introduces new green energy and internet strategies

First Trust has expanded its lineup of thematic ETFs in Europe with the launch of two new strategies providing exposure to clean energy and internet-related companies. 


AdvisorShares debuts AI-driven hedged equity ETF

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
Wayne Ferbert, Founder and Managing Director of Alpha DNA Investment Management

AdvisorShares has launched a new actively managed US equity ETF that utilizes artificial intelligence to read consumer sentiment in a bid to help guide portfolio construction.


Korean issuers roll out low-carbon ETFs on KRX

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
Korea ETFs low carbon

A salvo of ETFs aimed at climate-conscious investors has hit the market in South Korea, providing carbon-adjusted exposure to domestic equities.