China focused ETF provider Krane Funds Advisors reports that its flagship KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF (NYSE: KWEB) achieved an annualised five-year return of 18.14 per cent and a cumulative five-year return of 130.26 per cent as of July 31, 2018. During the same time period the S&P 500 Index returned 13.11 per cent annualised and 85.18 per cent cumulative.
Technology & software solutions
Solactive has launched the Solactive Industry 4.0 Index, an index tracking the performance of companies that are operating in any of the following segments: Advanced Robotics, Augmented Reality & 3D Printing, Cloud & Big Data, Cyber Security and Internet of Things (IoT).
Last week saw the launch of a new ETF from a new ETF provider. Defiance ETFs’ Defiance Future Tech ETF is based on the BlueStar Augmented and Virtual Reality Index (BAUGR).
Esposito Securities has written a note on the recent launch of the Innovator Capital Management Loup Frontier Tech ETF (NYSE: LOUP), for which Esposito provided initial seed capital.
Defiance ETFs has launched its Defiance Future Tech ETF (NYSE: AUGR), which is designed for investors seeking to capitalise on the growing opportunities in augmented reality and virtual reality (AR/VR) technology, a disruptive tech category that is already having a meaningful impact on a wide range of industries.
Hector McNeil (pictured), co-Founder and co-CEO, HANetf presents his most recent commentary, arguing: The Case for Non-Transparent Active ETFs.
First Trust Global Portfolios, the UK based affiliate of First Trust Advisors LP and First Trust Portfolios LP has launched a UCITS ETF – The First Trust Dow Jones Internet UCITS ETF.
Solactive revisits robo-adviser study and finds that investors should look beyond costs when choosing
Index provider Solactive has published a report on robo-advisers titled Robo-Advisory: A Closer Look at the Engine Room Through Time.
ETF provider Global X Funds has listed the Global X Autonomous & Electric Vehicles ETF (Nasdaq: DRIV).
End to end systematic trading solutions firm, QuantHouse, has added Jane Street Financial’s systematic internaliser (SI) to its qh API Ecosystem.