Global ETF Monitor – 20170629

Asia: Korean issuer KBSTAR has launched two new active ETFs. The Short-term KTB Active ETF (272560), which tries to beat short term Korean government bonds (3 – 15 months); and the KBSTAR Mid-long Term KTB Active ETF (272570), which tries to beat the an index of mid-long term government bonds (4 – 5 years). KODEX has launched two new active …

Global ETF Monitor – 20170627

Asia: VanEck has launched a new ETF (FLOT) offering investors exposure to Australian floating rate notes. FLOT will track the market benchmark for Australian FRNs, the Bloomberg AusBond Credit FRN 0+ Yr Index. Three new Exchange Traded Bond units have been listed in Australia, YTMDX1, YTMTCL, YTMTL1 Europe: IndexIQ has launched a raft of sustainable and responsible investing ETFs, targeting …

Global ETF Monitor – 20170626

Quiet weekend a number of delisting but the new funds seem to be constrained to the Americas. Americas: WisdomTree has launched a Enhanced Canadian Aggregate Bond ETF, CAGG Virtus has launched the enhanced short US equity, selling S&P 500 / sector futures and short selling equity etfs / securities. VESH Clearbrook Global Advisors, has launched Clearshares and they have launched …

Global ETF Monitor -20170621

Asia: Fortune SG CSI Bank ETF listing in Shanghai, 512800 China Southern Launching two ETFs, CSI SWS Non Ferrous ETF, 512403 & CSI Bank 512703 Europe: Lyxor cross listing Core Commodity, 1519136D, Dow Jones Russia, 159156D, Core Commodity ex Energy 1519176D, Brasil 1919177D & MSCI Taiwan, 1519199D Americas: US Global ETFs has launched their Go Gold and Precious Metals ETF, …

Global ETF Monitor – 20170616

Asia KBStar has launched a new ETF in Korea focused on the performance of the KOSDAQ 150, 270810 Europe: Amundi is launching their Global Infrastructure, 10AE, MSCI EM, 10AF and the USA Multi Smart 10AG into Berlin DBX is launching a MSCI EM (physical) in London on the 29th, XMME Americas Horizons are launching their Medical Marijuana into Canada, HMMJ/U …