Kevin Carter and his colleagues behind EMQQ, the USD360 million Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce ETF, have commented on what is the biggest, but possibly not so well known in the West, shopping day in the world.
Technology & software solutions
Many platforms, particularly those employing legacy technology, don’t cater for ETFs, says Mark Northway, Sparrows Capital. Northway’s comments come in response to an article in Wealth Adviser on how platform challenges are holding back ETF adoption by discretionary fund managers.
French-based global electronic trading software provider Horizon is expanding its services in the ETF industry from equities, to fixed income and commodities.
Offering front to back real time support for European ETFs, including the range set up by LGIM, is keeping Truss Edge’s chief strategy officer Dave Shastri very busy.
European ETF provider WisdomTree has added to its new thematic range with the launch of an ETF that aims to offer exposure to the cloud computing companies’ sector, The WisdomTree Cloud Computing UCITS ETF (WCLD).
Kevin Carter’s Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce ETF (EMQQ) has recorded returns of 20.14 per cent to end June this year, and has enjoyed annual revenue growth of over 34.1 per cent for the past four years (2015-2018).
Following on from last October’s launch of the HAN-GINS Innovative Technologies UCITS ETF and HAN-GINS Cloud Technology UCITS ETF, through the HANetfs’ platform, GinsGlobal’s managing director, Anthony Ginsberg, announces that they have launched the Healthcare Innovation ETF with the ticker WELL, a UCITS compliant ETF domiciled in Ireland.
A new investment hub from robo-adviser Swanest is now live, including a digital portfolio tracker that helps investors create a holistic view of their savings and investments consisting of any stocks, ETFs, mutual funds and cryptocurrencies.
ULTUMUS, a global provider of ETF, index and dividend forecast data, has formed a strategic data and technology alliance with NUVO PRIME, developers of SwapScale, an enterprise grade, swaps trading platform built for the cloud.
Blue Tractor Group (Blue Tractor) has announced the alpha release of software facilitating the operation of Blue Tractor’s Shielded Alpha exchange traded fund (ETF) structure.