Leverage Shares had quite the end of the year in 2021, breaking the record for the greatest number of listings in one day on the London Stock Exchange, with 42 new products offering a new range of ETPs, including ETPs on ARK Invest’s renowned range of thematic ETFs, with inverse and leverage options, plus access to Berkshire Hathaway.
2021 was a year that saw strong growth in the London Stock Exchange’s ETP range. Overall, there were 311 new ETPs across the year, divided into 181 ETFs and 130 other types of ETPs. This compares with 193 ETPs listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2020.
December saw the launch of the antidote to ESG with the BAD Investment Company’s first ETF, based on betting, alcohol and drugs.
Jamie Mead, Chief Executive Officer of Australia’s Talaria Capital talks to ETF Express about his firm’s recent ETF launches.
Germany’s digital wealth manager Scalable Capital is enjoying a boom in stock market investing in the country, driven in part by their ETF-based offering.
Every dollar of the USD1.5 trillion under management at global asset manager Invesco will be managed with ESG factors integrated into every decision by 2023, says Cathrine de Coninck-Lopez, Global Head of ESG at Invesco.
Benjamin Dean, Director, Digital Assets, WisdomTree explores what lies around the corner for digital assets
The US ETF impact investing firm Impact Shares recently announced the launch of the Impact Shares MSCI Global Climate Select ETF (NYSE: NTZO) at COP26.
News came this month that data analytics solution provider big xyt has partnered with ETFbook, an ETF information and analytics platform, to provide daily fund data for their Liquidity Cockpit for ETFs solution.
What the industry learned from the Guinness Atkinson conversion of the first mutual fund to ETF is that “it is a very complex project plan that touches all aspects of your business and relationships with service providers, investors, and intermediaries,” according to Sonja Formato, senior director at compliance and consulting firm Foreside. Foreside acts as legal underwriter for their mutual fund and ETF.
Bailey McCann writes from New York that new regulatory allowances and low yields in fixed income is driving US investors into riskier credits and they’re doing it in a new breed of ETFs.
US ETF issuer ProShares is set to launch the first bitcoin-linked ETF in the US on 19th October, with the ticker BITO.
The recent launch of Melanion Capital’s BTC Equities Universe UCITS, the first thematic UCITS bitcoin ETF in Europe, used the market making and liquidity provision of GHCO, in what was the first of many firsts in the crypto fund space.
November saw the distinctly cheeky launch of the SARK ETF from Matthew Tuttle’s Tuttle Capital Management, an ETF that tracks the inverse of the leading disruptive technology ARKK ETF on a single day.
European ETP trading exceeded EUR2 trillion in fragmented market write Athanasios Psarofagis, ETF analyst and Henry Jim who have produced a report on European ETP trading in 2021.
Vote now to nominate European ETP service providers for the 12th outing of the ETF Express European Awards.
Natixis Investment Managers’ Elward celebrates active ETFs and predicts spot crypto product for 2022 in the US
ETF Express, in association with the London Stock Exchange, is very pleased to bring you the 2022 ETF Express Global Outlook Report bringing you the views of international investors in ETFs representing billions of dollars in assets.
Bailey McCann writes from New York that 2021 was a wild ride for ETF issuers hoping for a Bitcoin ETF.
Rich Lee, Head of Program Trading at Baird, writes on some of the most impactful trends and themes of 2021 and what might be on tap in 2022.
The UK-based DIY investment platform InvestEngine’s managing director, Andrey Dobrynin has written a specialist commentary on investor appetite for ETFs over 2021.
ETF Express's data partner Trackinsight reveals that the Santa Rally - the phenomenon for stocks to rise over the course of December - has helped ETFs tracking sin and partying boom over the last week as investors have thrown off the gloom of an extended pandemic and embrace more pleasure-seeking options.