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Alex Vynokur, BetaShares

Aussie ETF assets push through AUD50 billion milestone

Fri, 12/07/2019 - 10:05

ETFs Down Under have pushed through the AUD50 billion milestone for the first time at the end of June, according to Australian ETF provider BetaShares. »

Global ETF launches 04-11.07.19

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 13:16

Bitcoin Cash, the transaction-focused offspring of the original bitcoin cryptocurrency, got its very own ETP this week thanks to a launch by Swiss fintech Amun AG on SIX, the Swiss stock exchange. Elsewhere, in a quiet week for new ETF launches, Lyxor debuted Europe’s first emerging markets fund to exclude China, while BetaShares launched an Australian government bond ETF and Innovation Shares The Cannabis ETF listed on the NYSE Arca… »

Non-transparent ETFs coming soon

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 12:56

The move towards producing more actively managed ETFs through limiting the vehicle’s famed transparency has taken one step further with the SEC’s exemptive relief granted to non-transparent ETFs. »

Allan Lane, AlgoChain

JP Morgan’s ETFs favour short-termism

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 12:48

In his column this week, Algo-Chain’s Allan Lane reminds us that timing is all in moving from risk on to risk off… »

Rob Owens, SEI

SEC’s exemptive relief opens up ETF market to active managers

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 11:30

The SEC’s exemptive relief granted to non-transparent ETFs is a first but significant step for active managers and a boost to the ETF industry, says Rob Owens, Managing Director of SEI's Investment Manager Services division.  »

BetaShares launches Australian Government Bond ETF

Wed, 10/07/2019 - 10:34

BetaShares, an Australian ETF provider, has added to its stable of fixed income products with the launch of the BetaShares Australian Government Bond ETF (AGVT). »

Lyxor launches Europe’s first Emerging Markets ex-China ETF

Wed, 10/07/2019 - 10:31

Lyxor has launched what it says is Europe’s first Emerging Markets (EM) ex-China ETF, which gives investors a simple, cost-effective way to access a variety of developing economies outside of China. »

Gold-backed ETF AUM up 15 per cent in June

Wed, 10/07/2019 - 10:29

Holdings in global gold-backed ETFs and similar products rose sharply in June by 127 tonnes (t) to 2,548t – equivalent to USD5.5 billion in inflows – as geopolitical uncertainty increased and central banks signalled a shift to a more accommodative policy over the coming months.  »

Schwab ETF OneSource expands commission-free lineup

Wed, 10/07/2019 - 10:27

Schwab has added 25 ETFs to Schwab ETF OneSource, its commission-free ETF platform. Clients can access 539 ETFs covering 83 Morningstar Categories with USD0 online commissions.  »

VanEck Rebrands Energy ETF to reflect underlying low carbon approach

Wed, 10/07/2019 - 10:26

VanEck has rebranded one of its energy ETFs in response to the ways in which investors are driving change in the energy space and seeking out opportunities to invest in stocks of low carbon energy companies. »


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