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ETFs to join Investment Association’s sectors in April 2021

Dec 18th, 2020 | By
ETFs to join Investment Association’s sectors in April 2021

Exchange-traded funds will be included in the Investment Association’s (IA) sectors from 19 April 2021.


LGIM introduces five fixed income ETFs linked to JP Morgan indices

Dec 11th, 2020 | By
LGIM adds two ESG-integrated fixed income ETFs

Legal & General Investment Management has introduced its first fixed income ETFs, offering core and ESG-integrated exposures. The suite consists of five ETFs linked to JP Morgan indices.


Low carbon ETFs to drive ESG growth in Europe

Oct 26th, 2020 | By
Fabrizio Zumbo, Associate Director, European Asset Management Research, Cerulli.

Low carbon investment strategies are expected to be the main driver of growth in ESG ETFs in Europe, according to research from Cerulli Associates.


Amundi repurposes FTSE 100 product to create UK SRI ETF

Oct 26th, 2020 | By
Amundi launches UK SRI equity ETF

Amundi has repurposed its FTSE 100 ETF to provide socially responsible and fossil-fuel-free exposure to the broader UK equity market.


BlackRock lowers fees on US mid- and small-cap style ETFs

Oct 24th, 2020 | By
BlackRock unveils low-cost ‘micro’ gold ETP in the US

BlackRock has reduced the fees charged on a quartet of ETFs providing exposure to value and growth stocks within the mid-cap and small-cap segments of the US equity market.


LSEG to sell Borsa Italiana to Euronext

Oct 9th, 2020 | By
LSEG Euronext Borsa Italiana

London Stock Exchange Group has agreed to sell its entire shareholding in LSEG Italia, the parent company of Borsa Italiana, to a consortium of buyers led by pan-European stock exchange operator Euronext.


HSBC rolls out ESG low carbon UK equity ETF

Oct 9th, 2020 | By
HSBC rolls out ESG low carbon UK equity ETF

HSBC Global Asset Management has further extended its sustainable ETF line-up with the launch of a UK exposure on the London Stock Exchange.


Amundi’s ultra-low-cost ‘Prime’ ETF range surpasses €2bn asset milestone

Oct 8th, 2020 | By
Amundi’s ultra-low cost ‘Prime’ ETF range surpasses €2bn asset milestone

Amundi has announced that its ultra-low-cost ‘Prime’ range of core ETFs has surpassed €2 billion in assets under management, just 18 months since the range was unveiled.


Vanguard introduces euro-hedged share classes for trio of fixed income ETFs

Sep 9th, 2020 | By
Vanguard launches euro-hedged versions of core fixed income ETFs

Vanguard has introduced new currency-hedged share classes for three fixed income ETFs that deliver core access to Treasury, gilt, and US dollar corporate bond markets.


Wells Fargo plans ETF debut

Jul 31st, 2020 | By
Wells Fargo has filed to make its ETF debut.

Wells Fargo is seeking to launch its own ETF business, according to papers filed with the SEC. The US bank has initially registered a single ETF – the Wells Fargo Ultra Short Duration Income ETF – which will provide active exposure to ultra-short duration bonds.