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Amundi appoints co-head of Italian ETF business unit

Amundi has appointed Vincenzo Sagone as co-head of the firm’s Italian exchange-traded fund division. »


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Market Vectors launches ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF

Market Vectors ETF Trust has launched the Market Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF (CNXT), which seeks to provide exposure primarily to China’s market of non-government owned companies. »


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Canada's ETF industry to continue momentum into 2015, says BMO GAM

The Canadian exchange-traded fund (ETF) industry sits at CAD70.1 billion in assets under management (AUM) at the end of H1 2014, up 11.1 per cent from year end 2013, according to BMO Global Asset Management (GAM). »


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European ETFs see strong inflows in H1 2014

The European exchange-traded fund (ETF) market saw strong inflows in H1 2014, with net new assets (NNA) amounting to EUR23 billion, according to the latest Lyxor ETF Barometer. »


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First Trust launches Global Risk Managed Income Index ETF

FT Portfolios Canada (First Trust Canada) has launched the common and advisor class of units of the First Trust Global Risk Managed Income Index ETF. »


Malta

Argentarius launches first exchange-traded instrument under Malta Securitisation Act

The first exchange-traded instrument (ETI) issued under the Malta Securitisation Act has gone live on the European Wholesale Securities Market (EWSM). »


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Horizons ETFs to consolidate units of S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures Bull Plus ETF

Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) is to consolidate the units of the Horizons BetaPro S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures Bull Plus ETF. »


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DeAWM expands ETF distribution team in Midwest and Texas

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) has hired three regional vice presidents to support the growth and coverage of its US exchange-traded products (ETP) platform in the Midwest and Texas. »


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Nasdaq OMX lists First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF

First Trust is to launch the First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF (IVF) on The Nasdaq Stock Market on 23 July. »


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DriveWealth includes ETF access in global USD2.99 investment platform

DriveWealth is launching its mobile investing platform globally, allowing users to invest with a low USD2.99 per trade pricing and an initial minimum account size of USD50. »


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