Latest ETF News

JP Morgan takes the traditionally passive to active in Europe

13th December 2018

This article focusses on JPMAM’s new European listings. For the new US equivalents, please see this article.  JP Morgan has launched three actively-managed corporate bond ETFs and one actively-managed Emerging […]

Fidante Partners aims to slay and exploit passive bond ETFs

13th December 2018

Most Aussie bond ETFs struggle to outperform cash. But a new actively managed bond ETF aims to fix that. The Aussie bond market has proved a stubborn beast for ETF […]

Ossiam takes machine-learning leap into ESG

12th December 2018

Ossiam has launched an ESG fund where the selected equities will be chosen using a machine-learning algorithm that can rank companies according to data-based criteria. This is a first for […]

Canada’s ETF market growth slows down

11th December 2018

Canada’s ETF industry Assets Under Management has grown to approximately $162bn (CAD) with inflows of $15.9bn as of the end of November this year, according to WisdomTree Canada’s latest report. […]

Ping An brings robotics and AI ETFs to Hong Kong

11th December 2018

Ping An AM, the asset management arm of the Chinese insurance giant, is bringing Hong Kong its first robotics and multi-asset ETFs.  Ping An of China Asset Management (Hong Kong) […]

UniCredit launches European green bond ETF

10th December 2018

Subsidiary of UniCredit Bank, Structured Invest S.A., has partnered with MSCI ESG to issue a European green bond ETF. The UC MSCI European Green Bond EUR UCITS ETF (ECBI) provides […]

JPMorgan lists bond ETFs with a lot of promise

10th December 2018

This article focusses on JPMAM’s new US listings. For the new European equivalents, listed this week (14/12/18), please see this article.  JPMorgan Asset Managment is listing two actively managed bond […]

Smart beta central to ETF creation story

10th December 2018

The growing popularity of smart beta investment lies behind the bounce-back seen in the figures for ETF new issues in November, according to figures from analysts at Societe Generale (SG). […]

November’s performance: Gold-backed ETFs thrive amid commodity slip

8th December 2018

US-listed ETFs recorded inflows of $45bn for the month of November, according to a report by Deutsche Bank. This brings the total YTD flow for the US to $261bn. November’s […]

SEC postpones verdict on Bitcoin ETF

7th December 2018

The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced another delay on potential Bitcoin ETF approval. ETF issuer VanEck and blockchain start-up Solid X partnered for the proposal of the Bitcoin ETF […]