Jan 30, 2012

Chinese_lanternsMirae Asset Global Investments is launching seven exchange-traded funds (ETFs) targeting sectors and trends in the Asian market. The vehicles are part of the Mirae Tiger ETF Series, which is intended to give passive investors a range of tools for accessing Asia.

Jan 23, 2012

ETFsiShares has expanded its commodity range with the launch of four swap-based exchange traded funds (ETFs).

Dec 14, 2011

Cutting_ribbonAs fund managers recover from an immensely challenging year, George Mitton finds out which of the 50 largest firms launched products, in which asset classes, and which strategies they favoured.

Dec 14, 2011

ChinaForget Europe and North America, our latest survey of fund launches reveals a remarkable turn-around for the likes of China and Brazil, writes George Mitton.

Dec 14, 2011

RobotsFunds of ETFs look set to be the next innovation in the exchange-traded products space. Stefanie Eschenbacher takes a closer look at how these 'active-passive' funds may challenge traditional funds of funds.

Dec 14, 2011

ETFThe global exchange traded fund (ETF) industry has in some ways become a casualty of its own success.

Nov 21, 2011

Traffic_lightAfter 17 blissful years of unconditional love, the honeymoon period for exchange-traded funds (ETFs) finally ran out in 2011. The celebratory mood created by people praising the simplicity and cheapness of ETFs and similar exchange-traded products (ETPs) was soured after regulators, the media and some industry professionals started to question transparency and safety.

Nov 09, 2011

ETFOctober was the best month so far this year for exchange-traded funds (ETFs) with $26.5 billion (€19 billion) of inflows, according to BlackRock's monthly report.

Oct 17, 2011

Ishares_logoThe world's biggest exchange-traded fund (ETF) provider, iShares, is starting a campaign for more transparency in the market for these products and says it will hold client events across Europe to promote its views.