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BlackRock cuts fees on $200bn worth of ETFs

Apr 14th, 2022 | By
BlackRock cuts fees on $200bn worth of ETFs

BlackRock has trimmed the expense ratios on seven US-listed ETFs providing a range of mainstream equity and fixed income exposures.


SSGA trims fees on S&P 500 sector ETFs

Feb 14th, 2022 | By
SSGA trims fees on S&P 500 sector ETFs

State Street Global Advisors has lowered the fees charged on $257bn worth of ETFs providing exposure to the various sectors of the US large-cap equity market.


BlackRock cuts fees on MBS and TIPS ETFs

Jan 20th, 2022 | By
BlackRock cuts fees on flagship MBS and short-term TIPS ETFs

BlackRock has trimmed the fees charged on two giant fixed income ETFs providing low-cost core portfolio exposure to mortgage-backed securities and short-term US Treasury inflation-protected securities.


Charles Schwab shaves fees on five core fixed income ETFs

Jan 7th, 2022 | By
Charles Schwab shaves fees on five core fixed income ETFs

Charles Schwab has trimmed the fees on five fixed income ETFs providing core Treasury and corporate bond exposures.


Vanguard trims fees across $172bn worth of ETFs

Dec 18th, 2021 | By
Vanguard trims fees across 11 equity and fixed income ETFs

Vanguard has trimmed the fees on 11 US-listed ETFs that provide a range of mainstream equity and fixed income exposures.


Day Hagan and NDR partner on fixed income sector allocation ETF

Oct 28th, 2021 | By
Day Hagan and Ned Davis partner on fixed income sector ETF

Day Hagan Asset Management and Ned Davis Research have augmented their partnership with the launch of a second ‘smart sector’ ETF, this time focused on fixed income markets.


S&P DJI, MSCI embark on latest GICS consultation

Oct 25th, 2021 | By
S&P DJI, MSCI embark on latest GICS consultation

S&P Dow Jones and MSCI have launched their latest consultation on proposed changes to the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS), with potential ramifications for ETF investors.


Columbia Threadneedle launches smart beta short-duration bond ETF

Sep 27th, 2021 | By
Marc Zeitoun, Head of Strategic Beta at Columbia Threadneedle

Columbia Threadneedle has launched the Columbia Short Duration Bond ETF (SBND US), a new multi-sector fixed income fund listed on NYSE Arca that seeks to balance and enhance yield, quality, and liquidity compared to traditional short-duration bond products.


Morningstar acquires Moorgate Benchmarks in direct indexing push

Sep 14th, 2021 | By
Morningstar introduces Paris-aligned EU Climate Index series

Morningstar has agreed to acquire Moorgate Benchmarks, a privately held indexing specialist based in Europe, in a move that aims to enhance the investment research firm’s direct indexing capabilities.


BlackRock launches low-cost Australian ESG equity ETF on ASX

Jun 7th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches low-cost Australian ESG ETF

BlackRock has launched the iShares Core MSCI Australia ESG Leaders ETF (IESG AU) on the Australian Securities Exchange, providing low-cost exposure to Australian equities with robust environmental, social, and governance credentials.