Index

FTSE launches low volatility index series

FTSE Group and Research Affiliates have launched the FTSE RAFI Low Volatility Index Series, a set of global benchmarks that measure the performance of a basket of low volatility stocks weighted using fundamental factors, as opposed to market capitalisation. »


London Stock Exchange

Vanguard expands low-cost ETF range

Vanguard has launched four Irish-domiciled exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on the London Stock Exchange providing investors access to low-cost portfolio building blocks. »


ETFs

ARK Iaunches thematic active equity ETFs

ARK Investment Management has launched its first actively managed thematic equity exchange-traded funds (ETFs) – the ARK Industrial Innovation ETF (ARKQ) and the ARK Web x.0 ETF (ARKW). »


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SSGA reduces fees on 15 SPDR ETFs in Europe

State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) is reducing the fees across 15 of its core equity and fixed income exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in Europe. »


IPO

Nasdaq leads US exchanges for IPOs in Q3 2014

The Nasdaq OMX Group saw 76 new listings in the third quarter of 2014, including 41 initial public offerings (IPOs), on The Nasdaq Stock Market, bringing its total IPO count to 140 for 2014. »


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Global X Funds appoints Steven Swain as president

Exchange-traded fund sponsor Global X Management Company has appointed Steven Swain as president with responsibility for overseeing Global X's day-to-day operations. »


Volatility

Compass lists EMP Developed 500 Enhanced Volatility Weighted Index ETF on Nasdaq OMX

Compass EMP has listed a new exchange-traded fund, the Compass EMP Developed 500 Enhanced Volatility Weighted Index ETF (CIZ), on The Nasdaq Stock Market. »


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iShares lists French equity ETF on Xetra

BlackRock has expanded its single country equity range by launching the iShares MSCI France UCITS ETF on Deutsche Borse’s Xetra. »


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Guggenheim Investments launches first emerging markets real estate ETF

Guggenheim Investments has launched the Guggenheim Emerging Markets Real Estate ETF (EMRE), the first exchange-traded fund to focus exclusively on emerging markets real estate. »


ETFs

Nasdaq OMX lists Arrow DWA Tactical ETF

Arrow Funds is to list a new exchange-traded fund, the Arrow DWA Tactical ETF (DWAT), on The Nasdaq Stock Market.  »


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