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WisdomTree launches AI ETF

5th December 2018

A new ETF designed to track the potential for transformation represented by artificial intelligence (AI) has been launched by WisdomTree. The WisdomTree Artificial Intelligence UCITS ETF has been conceived in […]

MiFID II reveals true ETF trading volumes

5th December 2018

Since trade reporting for ETFs has become compulsory under Mifid II, the European ETF industry has witnessed record trading volumes and improved liquidity, a new report from BlackRock has revealed. […]

Chinese ETF market sees spike in liquidations

5th December 2018

Several Chinese ETFs have been liquidated this week, having failed to gather enough assets to justify the cash burn in keeping them open. The delistings come as one of the […]

Ossiam’s smart new partners

4th December 2018

Smart beta ETF specialist Ossiam has added to its partnership team on both the investment and the business development side. Aous Labbane is currently head of business development and joined […]

Solactive publishes white paper on Development Bank bonds

4th December 2018

Frankfurt-based index provider Solactive had a busy week last week announcing the launch of its Sharing Economy Index, the launch of Global X’s e-commerce ETF tracking its index as well […]

DeltaShares lists “managed risk” ETF, but will it work?

4th December 2018

Editor’s note: This article has been updated to specify the time period of the simulation. (7/12/18) A new line of ETFs is coming to market that offers insurance-like strategies for […]

Investment Association launches consultation for ETF inclusion in fund sectors

30th November 2018

The Investment Association (IA) has today opened a consultation on the possible inclusion of ETFs within the IA’s fund sectors. Following the growth in supply of ETFs in recent months, […]

LGIM swoops for new ETF capital markets head

30th November 2018

Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has swooped for a ETF capital markets head weeks after debuting a core suite of products in the market. Annacarle Delepiane will be responsible […]

New year, new reduced fees

30th November 2018

The European stock exchange Euronext has announced its revised annual fee scheme for the listing of exchange traded products. This includes ETFs, ETCs and ETNs and will be effective from […]

Cushing lists MLP ETFs — finally, some competition for Alerian?

29th November 2018

Cushing Asset Management, a Texas-based asset manager best known in the ETF industry for the master limited partnership (“MLPs”) indexes it provides for ETNs, is jumping the fence and listing […]