‘ United Kingdom ’

Leverage Shares unveils white label ETP platform

Jul 13th, 2022 | By
Raj Sheth, Commercial Director at Leverage Shares

Leverage Shares has announced its entry into Europe’s sparsely populated ETP white labeling market, catering to the increasing number of asset managers seeking to introduce investment strategies in the region.

JP Morgan debuts actively managed UK equities ETF

Jun 24th, 2022 | By
JP Morgan debuts first actively managed UK equities ETF

JP Morgan Asset Management has introduced the first ETF in Europe providing actively managed exposure to UK equities.

UK wealth managers show strong appetite for model portfolios

Jun 9th, 2022 | By
Fabrizio Zumbo, Associate Director, European Asset Management Research, Cerulli.

UK wealth managers are expected to increase their use of model portfolios over the next two years, driving further adoption of ETFs, according to a recent survey conducted by Cerulli Associates.

Lack of education stunting UK retail ETF adoption

Apr 25th, 2022 | By
Adria Beso, Head of Platforms Distribution, Sales, Europe, WisdomTree

Only one in five retail investors in the UK currently invest in ETFs, according to a survey commissioned by WisdomTree.

Global X expands thematic line-up in Europe with ETFs on US infrastructure, genomics and biotech, and cloud computing

Nov 5th, 2021 | By
Luis Berruga, CEO of Global X

Global X ETFs has expanded its product line-up in Europe with the launch of three thematic equity strategies on the London Stock Exchange.

UK investors prepared to sidestep advisers to access crypto, finds survey

Oct 27th, 2021 | By
Jason Guthrie, Head of Digital Assets, Europe, WisdomTree

Almost half of UK-based investment advisers have reported that clients are intending to step outside of the adviser relationship in order to gain exposure to digital assets.

Goldman Sachs launches UK gilts ETF

Sep 7th, 2021 | By
Goldman Sachs launches UK gilts ETF

Goldman Sachs Asset Management has launched a new fixed income ETF in Europe providing low-cost exposure to UK government bonds.

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.