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UBS targets the ESG elite with new S&P 500-derived ETF

Mar 15th, 2021 | By
Clemens Reuter, Global Head of ETF & Index Fund Client Coverage at UBS Asset Management

UBS has expanded its suite of socially responsible strategies with the launch of an S&P 500-derived ETF in Europe that selects only the very highest-ranking constituents as measured by environmental, social, and governance criteria.


Morningstar publishes review of synthetic ETFs

Mar 8th, 2021 | By
Jose Garcia-Zarate, Associate Director, Manager Research at Morningstar

Morningstar has published a review of synthetic ETFs amid renewed interest from European investors, particularly those seeking exposure to mainstream US equity indices.


UBS launches SPI ESG ETF

Feb 23rd, 2021 | By
UBS launches SPI ESG ETF

UBS Asset Management has launched a new ETF providing broad exposure to the Swiss equity market while adjusting for environmental, social, and governance factors.


UBS launches energy and industrial metals ‘commodity carry’ ETF

Feb 16th, 2021 | By
Clemens Reuter, Global Head of ETF & Index Fund Client Coverage at UBS Asset Management

UBS Asset Management has introduced its second commodity carry ETF in Europe, this time applying the strategy exclusively to energy and industrial metal commodity sub-sectors.


Broad commodity ETFs prepare for Covid-19 shake-up

Nov 17th, 2020 | By
LGIM launches multi-strategy commodities ETF

ETFs linked to broad commodity benchmarks, such as the Bloomberg Commodity Index and S&P GSCI, are set for a shake-up as these indices conduct their first annual reviews since the Covid-19 pandemic upended many commodity markets.


Amundi launches Japan SRI ETF

Oct 28th, 2020 | By
Amundi adds Japan ETF to ‘ESG Universal’ range

Amundi has expanded its line-up of socially responsible ETFs with the introduction of a Japanese equity strategy.


Amundi S&P 500 ETF adopts ESG index

Oct 13th, 2020 | By
Amundi expands low-cost ‘Prime’ suite with emerging markets ETF

Investors in a $925m ETF tracking the S&P 500 have been compelled to adopt an ESG approach or redeem from the fund following a decision by Amundi to change its underlying index.


UBS’s S&P 500 ESG ETF touches $1bn AUM

Sep 7th, 2020 | By
UBS rolls out suite of ESG low carbon equity ETFs

UBS Asset Management has announced that its UBS S&P 500 ESG UCITS ETF (S5SD LN), has touched $1 billion in assets under management.


UBS introduces USD-hedging for eurozone SRI corporate bond ETF

Aug 17th, 2020 | By
UBS introduces USD-hedging for eurozone SRI corporate bond ETF

UBS has introduced a new currency-hedged share class for its ETF tracking euro area corporate bonds issued by firms with strong environmental, social, and governance (ESG) characteristics.


UBS rolls out option-enhanced defensive equity ETFs

Aug 3rd, 2020 | By
UBS rolls out option-enhanced defensive equity ETFs

UBS has launched a suite of options-strategy-based ETFs offering a defensive play on equity markets.