‘ United States and Canada ’

Index providers brace for tougher regulations

Jun 22nd, 2022 | By
Index providers brace for tougher regulations

Index providers may be subject to stricter regulatory standards as the US Securities and Exchange Commission considers whether to exert greater control over an increasingly influential segment of the financial ecosystem.


Optimize Advisors debuts AI-driven sentiment ETF

Jun 22nd, 2022 | By
Optimize Advisors debuts AI-driven sentiment ETF

New York-based Optimize Advisors has launched its debut ETF, an actively managed US equity fund that utilizes artificial intelligence to identify stocks with positive share price sentiment ahead of a significant corporate event.


Syntax launches second total US equity risk-stratified ETF

Jun 22nd, 2022 | By
Syntax launches second risk-stratified US equity ETF

Syntax Advisors has expanded its suite of actively managed risk-stratified US equity ETFs with a new fund that offers a variation of an existing broad market strategy.


Thematic ETF rebalancing during prolonged downturns

Jun 22nd, 2022 | By
Rahul Sen Sharma, Managing Partner at Indxx.

By Rahul Sen Sharma, Managing Partner at Indxx.

Rebalancing allows thematic ETF managers to maintain their strategic long-term allocations in the face of rapidly shifting markets.


LGIM introduces its first Paris-aligned equity ETFs

Jun 17th, 2022 | By
LGIM introduces its first Paris-aligned equity ETFs

Legal and General Investment Management has introduced its first ETFs that adhere to the carbon reduction goals of the Paris Agreement.


First Trust unveils laddered Nasdaq 100 Buffer ETF-of-ETFs

Jun 17th, 2022 | By
First Trust unveils laddered Nasdaq 100 Buffer ETF-of-ETFs

First Trust has expanded its defined outcome investment suite with an ETF-of-ETFs that diversifies across the firm’s four Nasdaq 100 ‘Buffer’ funds.


Leverage Shares launches trend-following US equity ETP

Jun 15th, 2022 | By
Leverage Shares launches trend-following US equity ETP

Leverage Shares has launched a new actively managed ETP in Europe that seeks to outperform mainstream US equity indices over a full market cycle by utilizing a trend-following strategy.


Harvest launches Canadian equity income ETF

Jun 15th, 2022 | By
Harvest launches Canadian equity income ETF

Harvest Portfolios has launched a new ETF providing high-income exposure to Canadian equities.


PIMCO unveils actively managed senior loan ETF

Jun 14th, 2022 | By
David Forgash, Head of Global Leveraged Loan Portfolio Management at PIMCO.

Fixed income specialist PIMCO has launched a new actively managed ETF that invests primarily in senior floating-rate loans.


Constrained Capital debuts ‘ESG Orphans’ ETF

Jun 10th, 2022 | By
Constrained Capital ESG Orphans ETF

Constrained Capital has launched its debut ETF, an index fund targeting companies commonly excluded by ESG-focused portfolios.