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Jan 29, 2018

liquid fixed incomeState Street Global Advisors (SSGA) has launched a global bond ETF, saying the fund is a liquid solution for European investors facing low yields.

Jan 18, 2018

ETFsXtrackers and Lyxor knocked two of the largest ETF providers out of the top five list by sales last year.

Jan 16, 2018

ETFsThe ETF world set a series of records in 2017 for inflows into US equities, emerging markets and other themes, according to latest data.

Jan 05, 2018

ETF_promotingRevised capital market rules known as MiFID II introduced this week are likely to spark a rise in institutional investors using ETFs for securities lending, according to ratings agency Moody’s.

Jan 05, 2018

Nick-FitzpatrickSecuritIes lending is an activity that matters for Ucits funds, especially ETFs. These cheap index trackers have been predicted to use revenues from securities lending so they can drop their fees to zero for some of the more common asset classes.

Jan 05, 2018

EaglesThere are concerns that a new regulation will reduce the appetite of Ucits funds to lend their assets. Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at the SFTR and how vendors might help.

Jan 04, 2018

Wind_turbines_solar_panelsUBS Asset Management has launched two socially responsible investment (SRI) ETFs on the London Stock Exchange.

Jan 04, 2018

Arrows_upAs active fund managers increasingly launch exchange-traded funds, Mark Latham looks at the way ahead for a vehicle that until now has been a byword for low-cost investment.

Jan 03, 2018

AUM growthBlackRock said its iShares ETF business saw its largest ever rate of growth last year as investors embraced the products in greater numbers.

Jan 03, 2018

Buyside traders expect that MiFID II, the  major capital market reforms in force this month, will lead to more block trading and off-exchange activity.

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