FUND LAUNCH

Launch of LGBTQ ETF comes from its community

Launch of LGBTQ ETF comes from its community

The great and the good have come out to support the launch of LGBTQ Loyalty Holdings’ first ETF targeted at the LGBTQ community, with Martina Navratilova on the board, saying: “I am thrilled that the launch of the LGBTQ + ESG100 ETF has arrived. Today is an important day for advancing equality, as we showcase companies that align and support the LGBTQ community through this announcement. Seeing the trading symbol ‘LGBT’ listed on Nasdaq is truly historic.” 

RESEARCH

Leverage Shares launches first European non-leveraged single stock ETPs

Leverage Shares launches first European non-leveraged single stock ETPs

A poll of European retail investors conducted by Leverage Shares, the European pioneer in S&L ETPs on single stocks, has revealed that, in the UK, the number one irritation was not being able to buy crypto ETPs, followed by the costs of FX conversion – particularly onerous for active traders – and the fact that many Asian stocks, held within an ISA, can’t be bought individually because the Asian exchanges are not deemed to be properly regulated. 

FUND PERFORMANCE

Crypto ETP numbers keep astonishing with 21Shares’ Binance ETP returning over 1,000 per cent YTD

Crypto ETP numbers keep astonishing with 21Shares’ Binance ETP returning over 1,000 per cent YTD

Digital asset flows, as recorded by James Butterfill, Investment Strategist at CoinShares,  for the second week of April, reveal that digital asset investment products saw inflows of USD83 million last week, in a week that saw no outflows across providers since mid-February 2021.