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UBS continues to dominate ESG ETFs in Europe

UBS continues to dominate ESG ETFs in Europe

UBS Asset Management has continued with its domination of the ESG space in European ETFs with the launch of a series of three ETFs based on indices from STOXX, MSCI and JP Morgan, and has also announced that its MSCI World Socially Responsible UCITS ETF, launched in 2011, has gone over EUR1.23 billion in July 2019.

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Solactive launches ESG index

Solactive launches ESG index

Index provider Solactive has launched the Climate and Energy Transition Index, an index tracking the performance of companies that show the best commitment to energy transition in their sectors while exhibiting low volatility and high dividend yield characteristics.

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State Street ETF research reveals majority of professional investors expect flows into ESG ETFs to increase

State Street ETF research reveals majority of professional investors expect flows into ESG ETFs to increase

State Street Global Advisors, the asset management arm of State Street Corporation, has published new research that reveals that 83 per cent of institutional investors and wealth managers expect flows into ESG ETFs to increase between now and 2023. Just over one in five (22.5 per cent) anticipated a dramatic rise.