Announcement

Harvey Hirsch to retire as head of marketing for Van Eck Global

Harvey Hirsch is to retire from his role as head of marketing for Van Eck Global, provider of the Market Vectors range of exchange-traded funds, effective later this year. »


Jonathan Steinberg

WisdomTree acquires Boost ETP

Exchange-traded fund sponsor and asset manager WisdomTree Investments has expanded its European footprint with the acquisition of Boost ETP, a UK-based exchange-traded product (ETP) provider. »


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Barclays and OFI partner to launch SteelPath MLP ETNs

Barclays Bank and OFI Global Asset Management are teaming up to launch the Barclays OFI SteelPath MLP exchange-traded notes (ETNs). »


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First db x-trackers ETF on Indonesian government bonds launched on Xetra

A new db x-trackers bond index fund focused on Indonesian government bonds has been launched on Xetra. »


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Reed Smith advises ETF Securities on launch of 3x S&L ETP platform

Law firm Reed Smith’s derivatives team has advised ETF Securities on its new 3x Short and Leveraged Equity Securities ETP Platform.  »


ETFs

DeAWM now one of Europe’s largest physical ETF providers

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) has switched 18 db X-trackers equity ETFs from synthetic to physical replication, making the firm one of Europe’s largest providers of direct, physical replication ETFs. »


Nik Bienkowski

BOOST ETP’s AUM reaches a record USD97 million

BOOST ETP’s AUM has reached a record of USD97 million, led by recent inflows into short and leveraged ETPs tracking natural gas and FTSE 250. »


Americas

DeAWM hires Dodd Kittsley to lead ETP strategy in the Americas

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) has appointed Dodd Kittsley as a managing director and head of exchange-traded product (ETP) strategy in the Americas. »


Index

Liquid PE continues to outperform major market indices, says Red Rocks GLPE index

The Red Rocks Capital Global Listed Private Equity Index (GLPE) returned 30.02 per cent per year, versus 21.14 per cent per year for the S&P 500 for the five years ending 31 March 2014. »


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Ossiam signs cooperation agreement with CSI

Paris-based ETF provider and smart beta solutions specialist Ossiam, an affiliate of Natixis Global Asset Management (NGAM), has signed a cooperation agreement with China Securities Index Company (CSI). »


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