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Xetra launch for iShares European companies ETF with high ESG rating and currency hedge

Xetra launch for iShares European companies ETF with high ESG rating and currency hedge

The iShares MSCI Europe SRI UCITS ETF EUR Hedged (Dist), launched on Xetra, is designed to allow investors to participate in the performance of large and medium-sized companies from 15 European industries that have a comparatively high ESG rating within their sector, are not involved in the extraction or production of fossil fuels and do not own fossil reserves. 

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Private funds on the Irish horizon

Private funds on the Irish horizon

The Irish funds industry may have some catching up to do in the private funds space, but as the government gears up to introduce a refreshed Investment Limited Partnerships Act, the jurisdiction is expected to see an influx of managers from the UK, the US and further afield choosing to set up their private funds in Ireland.

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Lipper Refinitiv examines European ETF industry

Lipper Refinitiv examines European ETF industry

Latest Lipper Refinitiv figures reveal that the promoters of ETFs in Europe enjoyed net inflows for June. Detlef Glow (pictured), head of EMEA research at Refinitiv, writes that these led, in combination with a positive performance of the underlying markets, to an increase in the assets under management in the European ETF industry.