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ETF LAUNCHES

Global ETF launches 06-13.02.20

Global ETF launches 06-13.02.20

This week’s new ETF launches include a new proposition for environmentally minded investors, a new actively managed fund from Ossiam which will focus on companies with a track record of low CO2 emissions. UBS debuted a new fund with ‘principles’ too, this week, an ETF offering investors access to companies that are highly committed to sustainability and gender equality issues. Elsewhere, Amundi expanded its Prime ETF range, while JPMAM launched a new fixed income multi-factor fund, and First Trust debuted the Value Line Dividend UCITS ETF…

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ETF provider iShares is expanding its environmental, social and governance (ESG) ETF line-up and enhancing its existing ESG funds.

ETF provider iShares is expanding its environmental, social and governance (ESG) ETF line-up and enhancing its existing ESG funds.

iShares says client demand for sustainable investment solutions is growing exponentially, as investors increasingly recognise the impact of climate change and other sustainability risks on their portfolios. The USD5 billion in US iShares ESG ETF flows in 2019 and more than double year-over-year asset growth highlight the growing demand.