From the Swiss hedge fund and commodities firm, Diapason Commodities Management, comes Compass Financial Technologies, the index provider which already provides crypto index solutions on USD5 billion of crypto assets.
Digital investment specialist firm Osprey Funds has launched the Osprey Polkadot Trust for private placement. DOT, the native token of the Polkadot network, has a market capitalisation of over USD31 billion and is the eighth largest cryptocurrency.
ETFs have had the most extraordinary year in 2020, with assets flowing in across the entire range of products and new launches bringing European investors an even wider range of access to the transparent, liquid, low-cost investments that ETFs represent.
IndexIQ, a New York Life Investments company, has announced the expansion of its Dual Impact family of thematic investment strategies with the launch of three new funds: IQ Engender Equality ETF (NYSE Ticker: EQUL), IQ Clean Oceans ETF (NYSE Ticker: OCEN), and IQ Cleaner Transport ETF (NYSE Ticker: CLNR).
The big launch finally happened this week, after years of speculation.
ETF issuers ETF Managers Group has announced the launch of the ETFMG Real Estate Tech ETF (NYSE Arca: HHH).
ETF provider First Trust Advisors has launched a new actively managed ETF, the First Trust Multi-Manager Small Cap Opportunities ETF (NYSE Arca: MMSC).
BlackRock has launched the iShares USD Bond Factor ETF (NASDAQ: USBF) in the US.
Themes have dominated again in a week that was quiet on the ETF launch front. ETF Securities used Frankfurt-based index provider Solactive for their hydrogen ETF, with Solactive telling us that hydrogen, the most plentiful element in the entire universe, plays a crucial role in cutting carbon emissions.
ETP issuer WisdomTree, has listed the WisdomTree Enhanced Commodity ex-Agriculture UCITS ETF (WXAG) on the London Stock Exchange and Börse Xetra with a management expense ratio of 0.35 per cent.
ETF issuer Simplify Asset Management has announced the launch in the US of the Simplify Health Care ETF (PINK), the first ETF committed to donating all of its net profits from managing the fund on an annual basis to Susan G. Komen, a leading breast cancer organisation.
Fidelity Investments has launched four new thematic ETFs – the Fidelity Clean Energy ETF (FRNW), Fidelity Cloud Computing ETF (FCLD), Fidelity Digital Health ETF (FDHT), and Fidelity Electric Vehicles and Future Transportation ETF (FDRV).