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American Beacon Advisors launches first mutual fund with Continuous Capital

Tue, 18/12/2018 - 10:49

American Beacon Advisors (American Beacon), a provider of investment advisory services to institutional and retail markets, has launched the American Beacon Continuous Capital Emerging Markets Fund. »

Cogent Reports predicts more growth in ETF use among investors

Tue, 18/12/2018 - 08:43

According to the latest data from Cogent Reports, ETF providers are poised to capture a bigger slice of affluent investors’ assets.   »

Global ETF launches for week beginning 10.12.18

Mon, 17/12/2018 - 09:04

A new suite of China sector ETFs from Global X were among the most notable ETF launches this week, along with emerging markets-focused funds from JPMAM and BlackRock. Elsewhere, Ossiam debuted an ESG machine-learning ETF, while UniCredit launched a European green bond fund… »

David Miller, Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley Investment Management raises over USD1.4bn for North Haven Tactical Value Fund

Thu, 13/12/2018 - 15:30

Morgan Stanley Investment Management has raised over USD1.4 billion for North Haven Tactical Value Fund LP and its related funds (collectively NHTV), significantly exceeding its original fundraising target.  »

BMO Investments launches two high conviction equity mutual funds with ETF series

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 09:08

BMO Investments has launched two high conviction BMO Mutual Funds that are intended to provide investors an opportunity to access growth in Canada and North America. »

Andrew Dyson, QMA

First ESG equity strategy added to PGIM Investments UCITS platform with new QMA fund

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 08:29

PGIM Investments continues to expand its global UCITS footprint with the addition of its first ESG equity fund which joins a number of fixed income funds incorporating an ESG process. »

Global ETF launches for week beginning 03.12.18

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 11:09

This week’s new ETF launches provide a number of responsible investment opportunities with the addition of two funds to DWS Group’s ESG offering and a new green bond ETF from UniCredit. Lyxor meanwhile, debuted an inflation-linked government bond fund, while WisdomTree launched a new AI ETF on the LSE, and CICC listed the CSI Select 100 ETF on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange… »

Ursula Marchiono, BlackRock

Get your core in shape, urges BlackRock

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 12:43

Regulation, technology and evolving client needs demand a re-think of portfolio construction that will revolutionise the role of index strategies in portfolios, according to a note – entitled ‘Time to get your core in shape’ – from BlackRock’s Ursula Marchioni examining the new ‘active’ approach sweeping through European portfolios. »

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Bitwise launches liquid beta funds for bitcoin and ethereum

Thu, 06/12/2018 - 10:26

Bitwise Asset Management, creator of what it says is the world's first cryptocurrency index fund, has launched two new low-cost, liquid beta funds, holding bitcoin and ether exclusively.   »

Harvest files preliminary prospectus for two new ETFs

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 09:12

Harvest Portfolios Group (Harvest) has filed a preliminary prospectus with the Canadian securities regulators for two new ETFs – the Harvest Equal Weight Global Utilities Income ETF (HUTL) and Harvest Global Gold Giants Index ETF (HGGG). »


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