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Option strategies in ETFs act as a buffer during volatile markets

Apr 20th, 2018 | By
Volatility ETFs Horizons Covered Call

By Horizons ETFs US.

As we move further into the remainder of the year, investors are taking a closer look at new strategies that can be used within portfolios that may help protect against potential drawdowns and possibly increase income in volatile environments. This new focus on protection and income have many looking at options and option strategies through the use of ETFs.



Deutsche expands quality dividend offering with global ETF

Apr 10th, 2018 | By
global quality ETFs dividends

Deutsche Asset Management has launched the Xtrackers Morningstar Global Quality Dividend UCITS ETF (XMGD GR) on Deutsche Börse’s Xetra and Frankfurt exchanges. The fund is the second ETF from Deutsche to track a Morningstar index that provides exposure to dividend-paying stocks from companies screened for robust financial health.



Deutsche launches two new quality-focused high-dividend ETFs

Apr 6th, 2018 | By
Deutsche launches two new quality-focused high-dividend ETFs

Deutsche Asset Management, part of newly listed DWS Group, has unveiled two new Xtrackers ETFs offering exposure to high-dividend-paying quality stocks. The funds, which target US and global equity markets, have been listed on Deutsche Börse and the London Stock Exchange.



Deutsche cross-lists two Xtrackers income ETFs on SIX

Apr 5th, 2018 | By
Deutsche AM cross-lists two ETFs on SIX Swiss Exchange

Deutsche Asset Management has cross-listed two income ETFs, the Xtrackers MSCI World High Dividend Yield UCITS ETF (XDWY SW) and Xtrackers iBoxx USD Corporate Bond Yield Plus UCITS ETF (XYLD SW), on SIX Swiss Exchange.



Brompton Funds converts two income sector funds to ETFs

Apr 3rd, 2018 | By
Brompton Funds converts two of its funds to ETFs

Canadian asset manager Brompton Funds has converted two of its sector-targeting mutual funds – the Global Healthcare Income & Growth Fund and the Tech Leaders Income Fund – to ETF units. The actively managed funds seek to provide enhanced income through the use of covered call option overlays.



Harvest Portfolios launches actively managed financials income ETF on TSX

Mar 29th, 2018 | By
Michael Kovacs, President & Chief Executive Officer of Harvest

Canadian fund manager Harvest Portfolios has launched the Harvest Banks & Buildings Leaders Income ETF (HCBB CN), an actively managed equity ETF focused on income-paying financial and real estate stocks. “We want to provide our Canadian investors with convenient and lower cost access to our longest running income strategy,” commented Michael Kovacs, president & chief executive officer of Harvest.



Cboe Vest launches option-enhanced S&P 500 ‘dividend aristocrats’ ETF

Mar 28th, 2018 | By
Cboe Vest launches S&P 500 dividend aristocrats ETF

Cboe Vest, the asset management arm of exchange operator Cboe Global Markets, has launched the Cboe Vest S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Target Income ETF (KNG US), combining a well-recognised dividend growth strategy with a dynamic covered-call options overlay.



Harvest Portfolios launches European income ETF on Toronto Stock Exchange

Mar 6th, 2018 | By
Michael Kovacs, CEO at Harvest Portfolios Group.

Harvest Portfolios has launched the Harvest European Leaders Income ETF (HEUR CN) on the Toronto Stock Exchange, providing exposure to an equally weighted portfolio of European dividend-paying stocks. Michael Kovacs, CEO, Harvest Portfolios, said, “Europe houses some of the most established and innovative business in the world. It was only logical for Harvest to add an ETF of true business leaders to our lineup of equity income ETFs.”



Deutsche to introduce quality screen to Euro Stoxx dividend ETF

Feb 28th, 2018 | By
Deutsche to introduce quality screening to euro STOXX dividend ETF

Deutsche Asset Management has announced changes to the underlying index for the Xtrackers Euro Stoxx Select Dividend 30 UCITS ETF (XD3E LN) to a new reference that includes a quality screen in its selection of eurozone dividend-paying stocks.



Bristol Gate enters ETF market with two active North American equity funds in Toronto

Feb 23rd, 2018 | By
Bristol Gate Partners

Bristol Gate Capital Partners, a boutique Toronto-based investment manager, has unveiled its first ETFs with the launch of the Bristol Gate Concentrated Canadian Equity ETF (BGC CN) and Bristol Gate Concentrated US Equity ETF (BGU CN) on the Toronto Stock Exchange.