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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.


Vanguard launches active ultra-short bond ETF

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
Kaitlyn Caughlin, Head of Vanguard's Portfolio Review Department

Vanguard has introduced its first actively managed fixed income ETF with the launch of a low-cost, ultrashort duration bond strategy in the US.


SSGA launches USD EM bond ETF

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
SSGA launches USD emerging markets bond ETF

State Street Global Advisors has launched a new fixed income ETF providing exposure to US dollar-denominated bonds from emerging market issuers.


Vanguard debuts first ESG ETF in Europe

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
Fong Yee Chan, Head of ESG strategy, UK and Europe, Vanguard

Vanguard has introduced its first ESG ETF in Europe with the launch of a global equity strategy based on FTSE Russell’s ‘Choice’ framework.


Fidelity Canada unveils factor-based “all-in-one” asset allocation ETFs

Jan 28th, 2021 | By
Kelly Creelman, Senior Vice President, Products & Marketing at Fidelity Investments Canada

Fidelity Investments has launched two asset allocation ETFs in Canada constructed primarily from existing factor ETFs offered by the firm.


Liquid Strategies adds two new ‘Overlay Shares’ ETFs

Jan 21st, 2021 | By
Shawn Gibson, CIO for Liquid Strategies and Overlay Shares

Liquid Strategies has expanded its suite of options-enhanced ETFs with the launch of two new strategies targeting US large-cap equities and short-duration corporate bonds.


Vanguard unveils multi-asset “LifeStrategy” UCITS ETFs

Dec 11th, 2020 | By
Vanguard unveils multi-asset "LifeStrategy" UCITS ETFs

Vanguard has launched four multi-asset “LifeStrategy” ETFs on Xetra and Borsa Italiana. Structured as ETFs of ETFs, the funds invest in underlying Vanguard equity and fixed income UCITS ETFs according to predetermined asset allocations.


Vanguard to wind up European domiciled active factor ETFs

Nov 30th, 2020 | By
Vanguard shuns smart beta by shutting all active factor ETFs

Vanguard has announced that its suite of four European-domiciled actively managed factor ETFs are to close.


JP Morgan expands ‘BetaBuilders’ suite with US small-cap ETF

Nov 16th, 2020 | By
JP Morgan adds ultra-short US Treasury ETF to ‘BetaBuilders’ suite

JP Morgan Asset Management has added to its ‘BetaBuilders’ suite of low-cost, passively managed ETFs with the launch of the JPMorgan BetaBuilders US Small Cap Equity ETF (BBSC US).


SSGA debuts its first US-listed ESG bond ETF

Nov 12th, 2020 | By
Noel Archard, global head of SPDR product at SSGA

State Street Global Advisors has launched its first US-listed fixed income ETF that incorporates an assessment of environmental, social and governance factors.