Amundi has launched a new currency hedged ETF – the Amundi Index MSCI World SRI UCITS ETF DR - hedged EUR (C) – on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt.
Launches & Fundraising
New HSBC ETF on Xetra provides access to the 30 largest technology companies from the Greater China region
HSBC Global Asset Management has launched a new ETF providing investors with access to large technology companies from the Greater China region on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt.
Vanguard has launched eight new active LifeStrategy ETFs on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt.
TrimTabs Asset Management (TTAM), a fast-growing ETF provider with a focus on free cash flow as a leading quality metric, has launched two new funds – The TrimTabs Donoghue Forlines Risk Managed Innovation ETF (DFNV), and The TrimTabs Donoghue Forlines Tactical High Yield ETF (DFHY)
HSBC Global Asset Management has launched the HSBC Hang Seng TECH UCITS ETF, which it says is the first UCITS ETF tracking the Hang Seng TECH Index.
Adasina Social Capital (Adasina), an investment and financial activism firm that serves as a critical bridge between financial markets and social justice movements, has launched the Adasina Social Justice All Cap Global ETF (JSTC).
A busy week for new launches included a new five-fund range of fixed income ETFs from LGIM aimed at wholesale and institutional investors seeking exposure to core assets with integrated ESG and liquidity considerations. Other debutants included gold funds from both WisdomTree and Amplify, a fee-free, bitcoin fund from Valour, a semi-conductor fund from Van Eck, and Amundi’s new DAX 50 ESG UCITS ETF, as well as an absolute return bond ETF from Horizons ETFs, and a new Lyxor fund providing access to the 1000 largest US companies with 2x leverage.
Amundi has expanded its ESG ETF range, with the addition of a new ETF offering broad exposure to the German Equity Market while incorporating sustainable investment criteria.
Thematic ETFs have proved to be one of the great success stories from a challenging year, and have proved to be pure gold for Amplify ETFs, which has taken to that gold theme quite literally with the launch of the Amplify Pure Junior Gold Miners ETF (NYSE Arca: JGLD), an index-based ETF comprised of companies engaged in junior and exploratory gold mining.
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has launched a Core Fixed Income Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) range designed for UK and European wholesale and institutional investors.