A brand new year has brought news that ETF assets, which had already sailed through the USD6 trillion mark globally in 2019, hit a new high in Europe at the end of December, breaking through the USD1 trillion milestone according to new research from ETFGI.
Earlier this month saw index and research provider MSCI launch 15 investment grade USD-denominated corporate bond indexes based on ESG and Factors.
Amundi ETF writes that the global ETF market attracted +EUR495 billion in 2019 and +EUR82 billion during the month of December. The firm writes that the positive scenario remains resilient for both equity and fixed income asset classes.
WisdomTree, an exchange-traded fund (ETF) and exchange-traded product (ETP) sponsor, has appointed Ravinder (Ravi) Azad as Head of UK and Nordic sales.
Fast growing Pacer ETFs has continued on its rapid expansion path by making its first acquisition of an existing two-year-old ETF, USAI, now renamed as Pacer American Energy Independence ETF.
Gary Buxton, Head of ETF EMEA at Invesco, discusses how the European ETF business has done over the past year and looks ahead to 2020…
Tabula ICAV has launched a new ETF, the Tabula European iTraxx IG Bond UCITS ETF (EUR), on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt.
Over the past year, Pacer ETFs (Pacer), an ETF provider that offers strategy-driven, rules-based ETFs, grew in every facet of its business due to its client-centric philosophy and innovative ETF strategies.
WisdomTree has reduced the total expense ratio (TER) for the ICBCCS WisdomTree S&P China 500 UCITS ETF (CHIN).The TER reduction of 20 basis points(bps) from 75bps to 55bps is effective from 1 January 2020.
ETF launches continued apace over the Festive break with new offerings form several different ETF sponsor and providers. Both Franklin Templeton and JP Morgan debuted new active ETFs, while SP Funds launched its first two Shariah-compliant funds. Elsewhere, Leuthold group launched a new ETF designed to expand access to its flagship investment strategy, and Tabula debuted a cash bond fund with a European CDS benchmark…