Lyxor’s latest ETF Money Monitor for January shows that ETFs gathered EUR11.6 billion in January 2020, with ESG ETFs continuing their strong trend, gathering EUR2.3 billion.
Beyond Investing’s Claire Smith (pictured), creator of the US Vegan Climate Index writes this week’s In My Opinion, asking ‘Are all ESG Indexes as green as you want them to be?’
ETF fees are fairly permanently in the spotlight and the current price war between providers means that fees appear to continue to be pushed down.
Fast growing Pacer ETFs has continued on its rapid expansion path by making its first acquisition of an existing two-year-old ETF, USAI, now renamed as Pacer American Energy Independence ETF.
Amundi ETF writes that the global ETF market attracted +EUR495 billion in 2019 and +EUR82 billion during the month of December. The firm writes that the positive scenario remains resilient for both equity and fixed income asset classes.
Gary Buxton, Head of ETF EMEA at Invesco, discusses how the European ETF business has done over the past year and looks ahead to 2020…
European ETF white label firm HANetf and Canadian asset manager Purpose Investments have launched the first European UCITs ETF investing in medical cannabis, the Medical Cannabis and Wellness UCITS ETF (CBSX).
December 2019 saw LGIM launch a US equity version of its Responsible Exclusions ETF, designed for investors who are seeking a dynamic approach to ESG exclusions, but also want to maintain a broad market exposure.