CORONAVIRUS

TrueMark’s ECOZ outperforms the S&P

TrueMark’s ECOZ outperforms the S&P

TrueMark Investments’ Principal and Chief Investment Officer Jordan Waldrep, Principal, provider of the ESG Active Opportunities ETF (ECOZ), comments that the Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated new societal trends such as working from home and contactless payments.

RESEARCH

Fitz Partners’ research reveals index tracking costs are dropping

Fitz Partners’ research reveals index tracking costs are dropping

Research firm Fitz Partners reports that index trackers’ costs have steadily gone down over the past four years, with index tracking equities ETFs Ongoing Charge Figures (OCFs) showing a 27 per cent drop since 2016 while index tracking equities mutual funds clean classes have reduced by 19 per cent over the same period.

IN MY OPINION

Luck or careful planning – how one index provider and two ETF issuers dominate the ESG trackers listed on the London Stock Exchange

Luck or careful planning – how one index provider and two ETF issuers dominate the ESG trackers listed on the London Stock Exchange

It’s fair to say the world has turned upside down since BlackRock’s Larry Fink unleashed his annual investment letter back in January.  For those that have not read it, his message was simple, it is time to go all in on ESG.