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Europe-listed ETFs gather €7.8bn in July, finds Morningstar

Aug 17th, 2017 | By
Europe-listed ETFs gather €7.8bn in July, finds Morningstar

Europe-listed ETFs saw net inflows of €7.8 billion in July 2017, bringing the total for 2017 to €65bn, according to data from Morningstar. While flows into Europe-listed equity ETFs posted a solid reading of €4.9bn, fixed income ETFs saw tepid demand during the month, recording flows of just €1.6bn, the second lowest monthly flows this year.



UBS cross-lists six GBP-hedged equity ETFs on SIX

Aug 9th, 2017 | By
UBS cross-lists six GBP-hedged equity ETFs on SIX

UBS has cross-listed six ETFs on SIX Swiss Exchange, providing currency-hedged exposure to the performance of equities listed in the US, the eurozone or Japan. The ETFs track broad-market indices created by MSCI and offer either accumulating or distributing treatment of income generated within their portfolios.



Deutsche cross-lists ‘core’ MSCI emerging markets ETF on SIX

Jul 31st, 2017 | By
Deutsche cross-lists ‘core’ MSCI emerging markets ETF on SIX

Deutsche Asset Management has cross-listed the db x-trackers MSCI Emerging Markets Index UCITS ETF (XMME) on SIX Exchange. Introduced as part of Deutsche’s ‘core’ range of ETFs – low-cost, diversified funds designed to act as foundational building blocks for portfolio construction – the fund comes with a price tag of just 0.20%.



Europe-listed ETFs/ETPs gather $10bn net inflows in June

Jul 31st, 2017 | By
Global YTD ETP flows surpass 2016 total, finds ETFGI

Exchange-traded funds and exchange-traded products listed in Europe gathered $10.6 billion of net inflows during June 2017, bringing total assets under management within the European ETF/ETP industry to $686bn, according to ETF industry consultant ETFGI. The strong net gatherings marked the 34th consecutive month of positive net inflows for the region.



BlackRock launches iShares diversified commodities ETF

Jul 27th, 2017 | By
BlackRock launches iShares diversified commodities ETF in London

BlackRock has launched the iShares Diversified Commodity Swap UCITS ETF (LON: ICOM), providing exposure to 20 different commodities from across the energy, agriculture, industrial metals, precious metals and livestock sectors. The fund may appeal to investors looking to diversify their portfolios at a time when the correlation between equities and bonds is rising.



UBS lists new ETF share classes on SIX

Jul 26th, 2017 | By
UBS lists continental Europe and UK mid-cap equity ETFs

UBS has listed new shares classes for two of its ETFs on SIX Swiss Exchange. The ETFs are the UBS ETF MSCI Canada UCITS ETF (SIX: CANA) and the UBS ETF MSCI Japan UCITS ETF (SIX: JPNA). Both new share classes will reinvest any income received from dividends and will supplement existing share classes that distribute dividends.



Fourteen new ETFs listed on London Stock Exchange in June 2017

Jul 17th, 2017 | By
Eleven new ETFs listed on London Stock Exchange in July 2017

Fourteen new ETFs were listed on London Stock Exchange in June 2017, bringing the total number of ETFs or ETPs listed on the exchange to 912 and 457 respectively. ETF providers listing on the London market during June included Amundi, Deutsche Asset Management, Lyxor, iShares and UBS.



UBS rolls out currency hedged MSCI Europe ETF on Borsa Italiana

Jul 11th, 2017 | By
UBS rolls out currency hedged MSCI Europe ETF on Borsa Italiana

UBS has launched the UBS MSCI Europe UCITS hedged to EUR ETF (EUREUA) on Borsa Italiana, providing exposure to approximately 85% of the market capitalization across 15 developed markets in Europe while hedging currency risk relative to the euro.



UBS launches Bloomberg commodity ex-agriculture ETF on Xetra

Jul 11th, 2017 | By
Three new iShares equity and bond ETFs launched on Xetra

UBS has launched the UBS CMCI Ex-Agriculture SF UCITS hedged to EUR ETF (UIQ1) on Deutsche Börse’s Xetra and Frankfurt exchanges, offering currency hedged exposure to a broad basket of commodity futures contracts, excluding those tracking soft (agricultural) commodities.



UBS launches currency-hedged Bloomberg commodity ETF on SIX

Jul 7th, 2017 | By
UBS launches currency-hedged Bloomberg commodity ETF on SIX

UBS has launched the UBS Bloomberg Commodity CMCI SF (hd to CHF) ETF on the SIX Swiss Exchange, providing currency-hedged exposure to a broad basket of commodity futures.