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Manulife launches two multi-factor ETFs on TSX

Nov 28th, 2017 | By
Manulife Investments launches two new multi-factor ETFs

Manulife Investments has launched two new multi-factor ETFs on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). The funds are sub-advised by Dimensional Fund Advisors and provide exposure to Canadian and US equities.



John Hancock unveils multi-factor small cap ETF

Nov 17th, 2017 | By
John Hancock unveils multi-factor small cap ETF

John Hancock Investments has launched the John Hancock Multifactor Small Cap ETF (JHSC US) on NYSE Arca. Andrew G. Arnott, president and CEO of John Hancock, commented: “Our firm’s momentum in the ETF space has been strong, and we now have $1 billion in ETF assets under management.”



Manulife and Dimensional unveil multifactor ETF suite

Apr 18th, 2017 | By
Manulife and Dimensional unveil multifactor ETF suite

Manulife Investments and Dimensional Fund Advisors have launched a suite of proprietary multi-factor ETFs on Toronto Stock Exchange, targeting Canadian, US, and international equity exposures.



Manulife and Dimensional to partner on multifactor ETF suite

Feb 1st, 2017 | By
Manulife and Dimensional unveil multifactor ETF suite

Manulife Investments, in partnership with Dimensional Fund Advisors Canada, are planning to launch a series of four multifactor ETFs on Toronto Stock Exchange tracking Canadian large cap, developed international, US large cap, and US mid cap exposures. “Dimensional has applied advanced financial science to investment solutions for more than 35 years and our approach is rooted in decades of research into the factors that drive higher expected returns,” said Eduardo Repetto, Co-CEO and Co-CIO of Dimensional.



John Hancock partners with Dimensional on smart beta ETF suite

Oct 8th, 2015 | By
John Hancock launches international multifactor ETF on NYSE

John Hancock Investments, the Boston-based mutual fund business, has listed six smart beta exchange-traded funds designed to generate attractive relative performance through a multi-factor investment strategy. “Investors are facing a proliferation of ETF strategies today, and many investors are looking for more than just low-cost access to markets. For those reasons, it was important to us to develop an ETF product that seeks to address investor needs for performance potential, backed by an investment approach rooted in decades of academic research,” said Andrew G. Arnott, president and CEO of John Hancock Investments.



Record number of ETF providers enter US market in 2015

Oct 8th, 2015 | By
Record number of ETF providers enter US market in 2015

Research from ETFGI, a leading London-based exchange-traded fund consultant, shows a record number of new product providers entering the US market in 2015. The trend highlights the effect that strong growth rates in recent years have had in attracting new entrants to the ETF industry. Between 1 January and 30 September, 19 new ETF/ETP providers launched products in the US, already surpassing the full year records of 15 new entrants recorded in 2009 and 2014.