ETF launches

Global ETF launches

Global ETF launches for 9th to 16th December

Global ETF launches for 9th to 16th December

A varied week of launches this week as we go into the Christmas holidays. European investors are to gain access to Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway through Leverage Shares’ new ETP offering access to the Sage of Omaha at a fraction of the price, with Cathie Wood’s ARK Invest’s products also lined up for a London listing.

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Xtrackers by DWS launches ESG global government bond ETF

Xtrackers by DWS launches ESG global government bond ETF

Xtrackers by DWS has debuted an environmental, social and governance (ESG) global government bond ETF based on a comprehensive ESG sovereign bond assessment and weighting framework developed by FTSE Russell. The ETF’s index methodology aims to provide meaningful ESG tilting using an in-depth assessment system that draws upon 41 ESG indicators as well as broadly recognised external data points.