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LGIM rolls out three ESG-screened sustainable dividend ETFs

Apr 19th, 2021 | By
Howie Li, Head of ETFs at LGIM

Legal & General Investment Management has introduced a suite of three equity ETFs designed for investors seeking sustainable income with socially responsible exclusions.


Investment Association adds over 500 ETFs to fund sectors

Apr 16th, 2021 | By
ETFs to join Investment Association’s sectors in April 2021

The Investment Association (IA), the trade body that represents the UK’s fund management industry, has added ETFs to its fund sectors for the first time.


BlackRock launches UK ESG Leaders ETF on LSE

Apr 2nd, 2021 | By
iShares MSCI UK ESG Equity ETF

BlackRock has launched the iShares MSCI UK IMI ESG Leaders UCITS ETF (UKEL LN) on London Stock Exchange. The fund, which comes with an expense ratio of 0.15%, provides exposure to UK-listed companies with strong ESG characteristics.


Invesco expands ESG range with UK All Share and Europe ex-UK ETFs

Mar 15th, 2021 | By
Gary Buxton, Head of EMEA ETFs at Invesco

Invesco has expanded its line-up of ESG-focused investment strategies with the launch of two new ETFs targeting stocks from the United Kingdom and developed Europe ex UK.


VanEck’s semiconductor ETF in Europe tops $150m in assets

Feb 24th, 2021 | By
ETF Securities lists Australia’s first semiconductor ETF

The European domiciled VanEck Vectors Semiconductor UCITS ETF has amassed more than $150 million in assets, less than three months after its introduction.


Assets at HANetf hit $2 billion

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
European investors demand defined outcome ETFs

Assets under management at HANetf have topped $2 billion, just two months after the firm hit the $1bn mark.


Royal Mint terminates physical delivery facility on WisdomTree’s Gold Bullion Securities

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
Royal Mint terminates physical delivery facility on WisdomTree's Gold Bullion Securities

Investors in WisdomTree’s Gold Bullion Securities are no longer able to exchange their shares for gold bullion coins or bars issued by the Royal Mint.


Assets under management at Rize ETF surpass $100m

Jan 8th, 2021 | By
Assets under management at Rize ETF surpass $100m

Rize ETF has seen its stable of thematic equity ETFs reach $100 million in AUM, less than a year since the launch of its first fund.


Why are ETFs becoming more attractive to insurers?

Jan 7th, 2021 | By
Charles Moussier, EMEA Head of Insurance Solutions at Invesco

By Charles Moussier, EMEA Head of Insurance Solutions at Invesco.

According to a preconceived notion, insurers rarely use ETFs in their investment strategies and allocations. However, this is not the case at all.


HANetf surpasses $1 billion in assets as EMQQ and BTCE power through $200m

Dec 18th, 2020 | By
HANetf surpasses $1 billion in assets under management as EMQQ and BTCE power past $200m

HANetf has surpassed $1 billion in assets under management. The milestone represents a significant achievement for the London-based white-label issuer which is led by ETF veterans Hector McNeil and Nik Bienkowski.