‘ Vanguard ’

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.


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.


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

Oct 24th, 2020 | By
BlackRock slashes fees on US mid- and small-cap style ETFs

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.


Vanguard launches ‘ethically conscious’ Australian equity ETF on ASX

Oct 19th, 2020 | By
Vanguard launches ESG Australian equity ETF on ASX

Vanguard Australia has expanded its suite of ‘ethically conscious’ ETFs with the launch of a new strategy targeting Australian equities.


Stoxx consults market on proposals to overhaul DAX

Oct 5th, 2020 | By
Stoxx consults market on proposals to overhaul DAX

Index provider Stoxx has initiated a market consultation process to consider proposals regarding the reform of the DAX index in the wake of the failure of former constituent, Wirecard.


Vanguard launches its first ESG fixed income ETF

Sep 29th, 2020 | By
Kaitlyn Caughlin, Head of Vanguard's Portfolio Review Department

Vanguard has launched its first ESG-screened fixed income ETF – the Vanguard ESG US Corporate Bond ETF (VCEB US).


BlackRock launches long-term Treasury STRIPS ETF

Sep 28th, 2020 | By
BlackRock launches long-term Treasury STRIPS ETF

BlackRock has launched a new fixed income ETF providing exposure to Treasury STRIPS at the far end of the maturity spectrum.