December saw the launch of the antidote to ESG with the BAD Investment Company’s first ETF, based on betting, alcohol and drugs.
A new ETF issuer, Kelly ETFs, has launched in the US, seeking, it says, to bring forward-looking and disruptive investment products to market, officially launches today.
Simplify Asset Management and Newfound Research have announced a new partnership designed to provide investors with a modern approach to navigating modern markets. As part of their combined efforts, Newfound has launched the Structural Alpha Series of ETF model portfolios powered by Simplify’s innovative family of ETFs.
San Diego-based index development firm EQM Indexes LLC has launched a new index, the EQM Emerging Markets FinTech Index (EMFINQ), providing exposure to public companies in emerging markets and frontier markets deriving significant revenue from financial technology (FinTech) solutions and applications.
ETF issuers Simplify Asset has announced the start of trading for three new funds designed to highlight the firm’s leadership in delivering sophisticated exposures with downside convexity.
Strategy Shares writes that Rob Gough, a portfolio manager for Strategy Shares’ newest ETF NZRO, has experience as an actor and serial entrepreneur, and is well acquainted with the plotlines of action-thriller Hollywood disaster films.
November saw the distinctly cheeky launch of the SARK ETF from Matthew Tuttle’s Tuttle Capital Management, an ETF that tracks the inverse of the leading disruptive technology ARKK ETF on a single day.
Natixis Investment Managers’ Elward celebrates active ETFs and predicts spot crypto product for 2022 in the US
WisdomTree has announced that the WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund (WTMF) has added an approximate 1.5 per cent allocation to bitcoin futures contracts. WTMF will not invest in bitcoin directly.
ETF issuer Pacer ETFs has grown assets under management to USD10.2 billion, a 76 per cent increase from December 31, 2020.