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Amid another wave of coronavirus cases, it’s fair to say the U.S. economy could move in fits and starts over the coming months, potentially increasing the allure of fixed income allocations as advisors look to reduce risk in client portfolios. One avenue for accomplishing that objective is with WisdomTree’s Fixed... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFTrends.com
Transparency in ESG performance matters, says MSCI’s Véronique Menou By MSCI The growth of sustainable investing is fueling demand for financial products that incorporate ESG strategies as well as the evolution of frameworks that facilitate its growth. Investment in ESG funds has reached an all-time high worldwide this year, powered... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFTrends.com
The rotation to value out of high-flying technology names will help fuel more consumer discretionary names via ETFs like the Direxion Daily Consumer Discretionary Bull 3X ETF (NYSEArca: WANT). Bullish traders are starting to sense the need for consumer discretionary equities as more short sellers flee the scene. WANT is... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFTrends.com
The ARK Innovation ETF (NYSEArca: ARKK) is already ascending to legendary status amongst actively managed exchange traded funds. The same is true of Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA), ARKK’s top holding. Elon Musk’s company is clearly disrupting the automotive industry, and it has continues to do so, with ride-hailing one of its... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFTrends.com
Fixed income exchange traded funds are on torrid asset-gathering paces this year, indicating advisors and investors still love bonds despite low U.S. interest rates. The iShares Core Total USD Bond Market Index (NasdaqGM: IUSB) is an example of an ETF benefiting from that theme. IUSB seeks to track the investment... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFTrends.com
By MSCI The growth of sustainable investing is fueling demand for financial products that incorporate ESG strategies as well as the evolution of frameworks that facilitate its growth. Investment in ESG funds has reached an all-time high worldwide this year, powered by growing awareness of the risks of climate change... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFdb.com
VanEck debuted two new corporate bond ETFs on Wednesday designed to provide investors with important new tools to enhance their investment grade bond exposures.... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFdb.com
The new ETNs from REX Microsectors offer 300% and -300% exposure to the gold miners space.... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETF.com
Countdown starts for ETF Express European Awards 2021 Submitted By Nick Evans | 03/12/2020 - 2:30pm Voting is now open for the ETF Express European Awards 2021, which will be unveiled and celebrated at an exclusive virtual ceremony and industry networking event to be held on Thursday 25 February. The... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
Global ETF launches 26.11-03.12.20 Submitted 03/12/2020 - 2:26pm Responsible investing takes centre stage this week with the launch of a new ESG corporate bond fund from Xtrackers, three ESG ETFs from TD Asset Management, iClima Earth’s new carbon avoidance solutions fund, and an emerging market sustainability ETF from Fidelity. Eslewhere,... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
As difficult as it may be, when you look for positive things in 2020, you may cite the internet of things (IoT). Among many other things, the internet has helped to facilitate communication amidst a pandemic stressing the need for social distancing. It is certainly benefitting the Global X Internet... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFdb.com
Investors looking to get into smart beta funds that implement a factor strategy might be put off usual premium prices. If so, they haven’t checked out the Xtrackers Russell 1000 US QARP ETF (QARP), especially when it comes to getting exposure to value and quality factors.... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFdb.com
The rotation to value out of high-flying technology names will help fuel more consumer discretionary names via ETFs like the Direxion Daily Consumer Discretionary Bull 3X ETF (WANT). Bullish traders are starting to sense the need for consumer discretionary equities as more short sellers flee the scene.... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFdb.com
December 1, 2020--The TrueShares Structured Outcome ETF Series utilizes a "buffer protect" options strategy, that seeks to provide investors with returns (before fees and expenses) that track those of the S&P 500 Index while seeking to provide an 8-12% downside buffer (with the advisor targeting 10%) on the first of... Read more
12/03/20
Source: Exchangetradedfunds.com
November 30, 2020--Three new stock exchanges launched in September have begun to alter the shape of the world's biggest equity market, challenging the trio of incumbents that dominate US share trading.... Read more
12/03/20
Source: Exchangetradedfunds.com
December 1, 2020--Invesco Actively Managed Exchanged-Traded Fund Trust has filed an Application for an Order to Amend a Prior application for exemptive relief with the SEC.... Read more
12/03/20
Source: Exchangetradedfunds.com
November 25, 2020-Ark ETF Trust has filed a post-effective amendment, registration statement with the SEC.... Read more
12/03/20
Source: Exchangetradedfunds.com
VanEck launches two corporate bond ETFs Submitted 03/12/2020 - 9:33am VanEck has launched two new corporate bond exchange-traded funds (ETFs) designed to provide investors with important new tools to enhance their investment grade bond exposures.  The VanEck Vectors® Moody’s Analytics IG Corporate Bond ETF (MIG) and the VanEck Vectors® Moody’s... Read more
12/03/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
December 2, 2020--Overall Economic Activity Most Federal Reserve Districts have characterized economic expansion as modest or moderate since the prior Beige Book period. However, four Districts described little or no growth, and five narratives noted that activity remained below pre-pandemic levels for at least some sectors.... Read more
12/03/20
Source: Exchangetradedfunds.com
Macro expert also comments on Janet Yellen’s Treasury nomination, and a key index investors should watch.... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETF.com
The issuer is splitting its ETFs between the iShares and BlackRock brand names.... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETF.com
The new-to-ETFs issuer adds a third fund to its offering.... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETF.com
New Xtrackers ETF on Xetra provides access to ESG-compliant corporate bonds from the financial, utility and industrial sectors Submitted 02/12/2020 - 4:58pm A new Xtrackers exchange traded fund providing access to ESG-compliant corporate bonds from the financial, utility and industrial sectors is now trading on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt.  The... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
Global X CEO comments on advance into Europe Submitted By Hugh Leask | 02/12/2020 - 4:45pm Commenting on yesterday’s news of Global X’s expansion into Europe, Luis Berruga, CEO at Global X says: “Europe is the second largest ETF market in the world with over USD1 trillion in assets and... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
The fund takes a factor-based approach to bond investing.... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETF.com
The ETF Analyzer, Sector SPDR Edition for December 2020 is ready for download. This monthly publication has succinct one-page reports on each of the 11 Select Sector SPDR ETFs in three easy-to-read sections: Investment Summary, Fundamentals, and Composition. It helps investors: Evaluate the funds based on investment merit using fundamental data and... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETF-RC.com
ProShares to transfer four funds to Cboe BZX Exchange Submitted 02/12/2020 - 10:02am ETF provider ProShares is to transfer the listing of four os its funds from NYSE Arca to the Cboe BZX Exchange on or about 16 December, 2020. Current shareholders of these ProShares ETFs are not required to... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
Investors turn to short and leveraged ETPs as dividend payments disappear Submitted 02/12/2020 - 9:55am New analysis (1) from ETF provider GraniteShares, which offers a range of 3x short and 3x leveraged ETPs on popular UK and US stocks, has revealed that between 1 January 2020 and 23 November, a... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
Assets in equity ETFs linked to MSCI Indexes surge past USD1 trillion Submitted 02/12/2020 - 9:12am MSCI Inc, a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, announced today that the assets in equity exchange-traded funds (ETFs) linked to its indexes crossed the USD1... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
TD Asset Management launches three ESG ETFs Submitted 02/12/2020 - 9:11am TD Asset Management has launched three Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) to its expanding ESG solution suite.  The TD Morningstar ESG Equity Index ETFs were built to provide investors with similar exposure to broad market indexes... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
European ETF industry on course to face record number of closures in 2020, says Refinitiv Submitted By Beverly Chandler | 02/12/2020 - 7:24am The Lipper team at Refinitiv reports that the European ETF industry is on course to face the highest annual number of ETF closures since its inception in... Read more
12/02/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
ETF.com’s Heather Bell offers perspective on the first ETFs from Dimensional Fund Advisors, along with their plans to convert existing mutual funds to ETFs.  ... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFstore.com
Chris Huemmer, Senior Investment Strategist at FlexShares ETFs, explains the benefits of low volatility investing and highlights their U.S. Quality Low Volatility Index Fund (QLV).... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFstore.com
Paul Dellaquila, President of Defiance ETFs, spotlights the first SPAC ETF – the Defiance NextGen SPAC Derived ETF (SPAK). ... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFstore.com
ETF.com’s Heather Bell offers perspective on the first ETFs from Dimensional Fund Advisors, along with their plans to convert existing mutual funds to ETFs.  FlexShares ETFs’ Chris Huemmer explains the benefits of low volatility investing.  Defiance ETFs’ Paul Dellaquila spotlights the first SPAC ETF, the Defiance Next Gen SPAC Derived... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFstore.com
TrueMark expands structured outcome ETF suite Submitted 01/12/2020 - 5:07pm IL-based asset manager TrueMark Investments has launched DECZ, the latest ETF in the TrueShares structured outcome product suite.  The TrueShares Structured Outcome (December) ETF is sub-advised by SpiderRock Advisors, a Chicago-based asset management firm specialising in option overlay strategies. The... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
The Brent premium reached a low before crude oil declined to the November 2 low The premium has almost doubled from the low as crude oil recovered Production cut extensions and rising inflationary pressures support the price of crude oil- Chinese demand is bullish for Brent crude oil The... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFDailynews.com
Global X to launch in Europe Submitted By Beverly Chandler | 01/12/2020 - 2:09pm Mirae Asset’s Global X, the New York based provider of ETFs, is to launch in Europe, with the hire of Rob Oliver from JP Morgan as Head of Business Development for Global X ETFs in Europe... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
iClima Earth to launch the world’s first carbon avoidance solutions UCITS ETF on London Stock Exchange Submitted 01/12/2020 - 10:08am Impact fintech business, iClima Earth, will launch what it says is the world’s first ESG UCITS exchange traded fund that provides exposure to companies offering products and services that enable... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
Investors to benefit from fee reductions on 20 Xtrackers ETFs Submitted 01/12/2020 - 9:21am Investors are set to benefit from management fee reductions on 20 Xtrackers exchange-traded funds (ETFs) following DWS’s latest round of fee cuts. The annual all-in fee for the Xtrackers MSCI USA Swap UCITS ETF, which has... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
Leatherback launches with long/short yield ETF Submitted By Beverly Chandler | 01/12/2020 - 7:06am Former hedge fund manager, Michael Winter, has seized the opportunities created by the arrival of the ETF rule with the launch of Leatherback Asset Management and his first ETF, the Leatherback Long/Short Alternative Yield ETF (LBAY).... Read more
12/01/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
Fidelity launches emerging market sustainable ETF Submitted 30/11/2020 - 11:04am Fidelity International (Fidelity) has expanded its Sustainable Research Enhanced ETF range with the launch of a new emerging market fund. The Fidelity Sustainable Research Enhanced Emerging Market Equity ETF provides investors broad emerging market equity exposure comprised of companies that... Read more
11/30/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
It’s been a rough couple of months for the precious metals space, and while silver (SLV) managed to hold its August lows leading into Thanksgiving, gold (GLD) has come crashing down through the $1,860/oz level. This sharp decrease on the back of three months of technical weakness has left the metal more than 13%... Read more
11/27/20
Source: ETFDailynews.com
Indexers’ focus is on ESG and fixed income Submitted By Beverly Chandler | 27/11/2020 - 2:19pm The Index Industry Association (IIA)’s fourth Annual Benchmark Survey has revealed a 40 per cent growth in the number of indices measuring ESG criteria in the past year, with the association’s CEO, Rick Redding,... Read more
11/27/20
Source: ETFExpress.com
Why not all indices are created equal Submitted 27/11/2020 - 2:11pm By Philippa Aylmer – While the ETF industry is rightly famed for its high level of innovation, getting the right mix of ETFs in a portfolio has become increasingly complex, with products ranging from plain vanilla equity to high yield... Read more
11/27/20
Source: ETFExpress.com