DWS' Xtrackers S&P 500 ESG ETF has surpassed USD230 million in AUM, raising the overall AUM of the Xtrackers ESG ETF product suite to USD2.7 billion.
ESG & Responsible Investing
News came earlier this month that Amundi, one of Europe’s largest asset managers, had expanded its responsible investment offering with the launch of the Amundi MSCI Emerging ESG Leaders UCITS ETF with over EUR500 million from Ilmarinen, Finland’s largest pension insurance company.
Credit Suisse Asset Management has launched a new ETF focused on sustainable investments with low volatility on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt.
Franklin Templeton has launched two Paris Aligned Climate UCITS ETFs in its Franklin LibertyShares range.
ESG ETFs and ETPs listed globally gathered net inflows of USD3.49 billion during June, bringing year-to-date net inflows to USD32.02 billion which is significantly more than the USD9.86 billion gathered at this point last year.
Lyxor has launched two new ETFs on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt offering access to sustainable investments based on the Paris Climate Agreement.
BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has adjusted the portfolio allocation of the BNP Paribas Easy Low Carbon 100 Europe UCITS ETF, following a change in index methodology.
Vincent Denoiseux, Head of ETF Research and Solutions at Lyxor, has commented on ETF flows over June, reporting that it was another strong month for fixed income and ESG.
US-based independent institutional asset manager, Sage Advisory Services, with over USD14 billion in assets under management, has just published its third annual survey of ETF providers, examining how well they perform their fiduciary duty on behalf of ETF investors.
American Century Investments has launched two active ESG ETFs utilising the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) AMS (Actively Managed Solution), the first-time the new active ETF structure has been used.