Nov 14, 2017

Hedge-fundJP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) said its first launches since entering the European ETF business will be the first in Europe to try to deliver returns similar to hedge funds.

Nov 14, 2017

Arc_de_TriompheAlong with the rollout of technology, the never-ending drip feed of regulation is keeping French asset servicing firms on their toes. In paris, Mark Latham talks to the key players.

Nov 14, 2017

Wind_farmYears of persistently low interest rates, combined with the new era of socially responsible investing, have forced French asset managers to be increasingly creative in the search for yield, finds Mark Latham.

Nov 13, 2017

Contract_handshakeUS exchange-traded product (ETP) provider WisdomTree is to buy the European exchange-traded commodity, currency and short-and-leveraged business of ETF Securities, a Jersey-headquartered provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and products.

Nov 10, 2017

Regulation, complianceThe European financial regulator has come under fire for proposing a “last-minute” change to its revised capital markets rules, known as MiFID II, that relate to how shares and other instruments are priced.

Nov 09, 2017

Assets invested in leveraged and inverse exchange-traded products (ETPs), including ETFs, increased 14.1% in the first nine months of the year, reports ETFGI.

Nov 09, 2017

Catalonia crisisPolitical instability in Spain has prompted clients to pull almost $600 million (€516 million) from BlackRock's Spain-focused exchange-traded fund in October, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence.

Nov 08, 2017

ETF trading, ETP tradingIt was the best month ever for Europe, Middle East and Africa (Emea)-listed developed market equity ETPs, according to a report.

Nov 06, 2017

Gender-equalityParis-based Lyxor has launched what it claims is Europe’s first gender-equality exchange-traded fund (ETF) which will focus investment into companies that promote gender-equality policies.

Oct 24, 2017

IndicesFlows into ETFs that track bond indices were driven mainly by investment grade corporates in the third quarter, BlackRock data shows.