‘ United States and Canada ’

SSGA cuts fees on high-yield and MBS ETFs to record low

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
Noel Archard, global head of SPDR product at SSGA

State Street Global Advisors has reduced the fee on its NYSE-listed SPDR Portfolio High Yield Bond ETF (SPHY US) and SPDR Portfolio Mortgage Backed Bond ETF (SPMB US) products.


Active semi-transparent ETFs: Ready to launch?

Mar 24th, 2021 | By
Matthew Schiffman, principal for Distribution Insight, Broadridge Financial Solutions.

By Matthew Schiffman, Principal, Distribution Insight at Broadridge.

Creating an effective go-to-market strategy requires data and insight.


Monarch Funds debuts with three ETFs

Mar 24th, 2021 | By
Monarch Funds debuts with three ETFs

Monarch Funds has made its ETF debut with the launch of three funds advised by parent company Kingsview Wealth Management, a Chicago-based investment adviser.


Active managers fail to capitalize on Covid volatility

Mar 23rd, 2021 | By
US active managers fail to capitalize on Covid volatility

The majority of active equity managers in the US failed to beat their benchmarks in 2020, according to the latest S&P Indices Versus Active (SPIVA) Scorecard, despite Covid-19 throwing up opportunities for outperformance.


BlackRock launches its first active muni bond ETFs

Mar 22nd, 2021 | By
Peter Hayes, Chief Investment Officer and Head of the Municipal Bond Group.

BlackRock has launched a pair of actively managed municipal bonds ETFs on Cboe BZX.


Hartford Funds launches ‘Longevity Economy’ ETF

Mar 22nd, 2021 | By
Hartford Funds launches actively managed short duration bond ETF

Hartford Funds has introduced its first thematic equity ETF, the Hartford Longevity Economy ETF (HLGE US), on NYSE Arca.


Syntax launches risk-stratified total US equity ETF

Mar 22nd, 2021 | By
Syntax launches risk-stratified total US equity ETF

Syntax Advisors has introduced its fourth ETF with the launch of the Syntax Stratified US Total Market ETF (SYUS US) on NYSE Arca.


Lyxor cross-lists USD high-yield SRI bond ETF on Xetra

Mar 17th, 2021 | By
US dollar cash fixed income dividend ETFs

Lyxor has cross-listed its sustainability-screened US dollar high-yield corporate bond ETF on Deutsche Börse Xetra.


AgioFunds, Beta Securities launch Poland’s first zloty-hedged S&P 500 ETF

Mar 17th, 2021 | By
AgioFunds, Beta Securities launch Poland’s first zloty-hedged S&P 500 ETF

AgioFunds and its listing partner Beta Securities Poland have announced the launch of Poland’s first currency-hedged S&P 500 ETF on GPW, the Warsaw Stock Exchange.


Targeting leisure and entertainment in the re-opening economy

Mar 17th, 2021 | By
Invesco leisure and entertainment etf

By Rene Reyna, Head of Thematic ETFs and Specialty Products, Invesco US.

The leisure and entertainment sector could offer investors a unique way to play the economic re-opening.