Saturna Capital and HANetf have today announced the launch of an actively manged, sustainable ETF, the Saturna Sustainable ESG Equity HANzero UCITS ETF (SESG) ‘SESG’. The ETF will launch via the HANetf platform and will list on the London Stock Exchange in early July.
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Trading has just commenced for the ETFs converted from US mutual funds by Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA), with USD637 billion under management, with Nicole Hunter, head of capital markets, announcing that the firm is ‘just getting started’.
First ESG-focused Gold Mining ETF to launch on London Stock Exchange to help investors access the gold mining sector in a responsible way
The launch of Europe’s first ESG focused gold mining ETF, AuAg ESG Gold Mining UCITS ETF (ESGO) will give ESG focused investors a unique opportunity to participate in the gold mining sector.
BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has launched BNP Paribas Easy Low Carbon 300 World PAB UCITS ETF, a thematic listed index fund offering savers an investment solution to reduce the carbon footprint of their portfolio, aligned with the goals of the Paris agreement.
Janus Henderson Group has filed a preliminary registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for five sustainable exchange-traded funds (ETFs) for investors in the US.
Northern Trust Asset Management (NTAM), with USD1.1 trillion under management and owners of USD18.5 billion FlexShares and issuers in the recent launch of two climate-focused ETFs in the EMEA region, has introduced the Northern Trust ESG Vector Score, a measurement that assesses publicly traded companies in the context of financially relevant ESG criteria that could impact their operating performance.
Purpose Investments and HANetf have launched the HANetf S&P Global Clean Energy Select HANzero UCITS ETF (ticker: ZERO), which will list on London Stock Exchange in June and will be passported for sale across Europe.
Amplify ETFs has launched the Amplify Cleaner Living ETF (NYSE: DTOX), an index-based ETF investing in companies focused on the increasing consumer preference for cleaner products and services across a variety of industries.
A new exchange traded fund issued by BNP Paribas Easy – the BNP Paribas Easy ESG Growth Europe UCITS ETF – Acc – is now trading on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt since Tuesday.
Global X’s European Thematic UCITS Report for May 2021 found that at the end of May 2021, there were 61 thematic UCITS ETFs totalling USD35.6 billion in assets under management (AUM), declining by 0.8 per cent on the month. Disruptive Technologies and People & Demographics recorded a monthly decrease of AUMs in May, -2 per cent and -5 per cent respectively, while Physical Environment thematic UCITS ETFs saw a 3 per cent increase.