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Bloomberg Intelligence reports concentration risk in energy ETFs still a concern

Bloomberg Intelligence reports concentration risk in energy ETFs still a concern

The decreased concentration of stocks associated with the clean energy theme within ETFs provides investors with broader and less volatile exposure, writes Bloomberg Intelligence (BI). This also means that some more diversified ETFs such as BlackRock's iShares Clean Energy ETFs (ICLN and INRG) may have not benefited as much from the rebound of pure-player clean energy stocks since June, according to Bloomberg Intelligence (BI).

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New Xtrackers ETFs on Xetra

New Xtrackers ETFs on Xetra

Four new ETFs from issuer Xtrackers are now trading on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt. With the Xtrackers Corporate Green Bond UCITS ETFs, investors participate in the performance of green bonds denominated in US dollars or euros issued by companies or public authorities with an investment grade rating. 

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Franklin Templeton, ClearBridge Investments, Brandywine Global and Martin Currie join industry-leading Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative

Franklin Templeton, ClearBridge Investments, Brandywine Global and Martin Currie join industry-leading Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative

The Franklin Templeton Investment groups and three of their affiliated specialist investment managers ClearBridge Investments, Brandywine Global and Martin Currie have joined the Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative, representing more than USD948 billion in assets under management.