Strategy Shares writes that Rob Gough, a portfolio manager for Strategy Shares’ newest ETF NZRO, has experience as an actor and serial entrepreneur, and is well acquainted with the plotlines of action-thriller Hollywood disaster films.
ESG & Responsible Investing
ETF launches dried up over the holiday period, particularly in Europe. The only European launch came from Wombat, the UK retail investment platform, which brought UK investors access to many of the world’s leading luxury brands at Christmas with the addition of ‘The High Ender’ ETF to its micro-investing platform.
RiverNorth Capital Management and TrueMark Investments have launched the RiverNorth Volition America Patriot ETF in the US. (NYSE: FLDZ).
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Goldman Sachs Asset Management in New York has announced the launch of the Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta Paris-Aligned Climate US Large Cap Equity ETF – GPAL.
The UK-based DIY investment platform InvestEngine’s managing director, Andrey Dobrynin has written a specialist commentary on investor appetite for ETFs over 2021.
Solactive writes that in the first quarter of 2021, global electric vehicle sales rose by around 140 per cent according to the recent Global EV Outlook 2021 study conducted and published by the International Energy Agency.
Xtrackers by DWS has debuted an environmental, social and governance (ESG) global government bond ETF based on a comprehensive ESG sovereign bond assessment and weighting framework developed by FTSE Russell. The ETF’s index methodology aims to provide meaningful ESG tilting using an in-depth assessment system that draws upon 41 ESG indicators as well as broadly recognised external data points.
European fixed income ETF provider Tabula Investment Management Limited has listed its Paris-aligned Article 9 Climate EUR IG Bond UCITS ETF on Borsa Italiana (Ticker: COOL IM).
This week turned out to be one enjoying something of a pre-Christmas and pre-New Year rush in terms of ETF launches around the world.
Invesco launches suite of ETFs that combines strict ESG criteria with Paris-aligned climate objectives
Invesco has announced the launch of a suite of ETFs that aim to deliver meaningful improvements in overall ESG characteristics together with meeting specific objectives related to the UN-backed Paris Agreement on climate change.