‘ REIT ’

BetaShares and Legg Mason launch two active income ETFs on ASX

Feb 21st, 2018 | By
BetaShares and Legg Mason launch two active income ETFs on ASX

Aussie ETF issuer BetaShares, together with global asset manager Legg Mason, have launched two actively managed ETFs on Australian Stock Exchange. Based on investment strategies by Legg Mason affiliate Martin Currie Australia, both funds target high-quality Australian securities with a focus on income generation.



Vanguard REIT ETF changes its index

Feb 9th, 2018 | By
Source launches real estate ETF on Deutsche Börse

Vanguard has changed the underlying index for the Vanguard REIT ETF (VNQ US) from the MSCI US REIT Index to the MSCI US Investable Market Real Estate 25/50 Transition Index, including a broader scope of real estate related companies such as those involved in services and development.



Amundi rolls out nine ETFs on Deutsche Börse

Feb 6th, 2018 | By
Amundi rolls out nine ETFs on Deutsche Börse

Amundi has launched nine new ETFs on Deutsche Börse, offering investors a variety of exposures including equities, real estate, and government and corporate bonds.



BNP Paribas cross-lists equity and real estate ETFs on SIX

Dec 20th, 2017 | By
BNP Paribas launches distributing share class for defensive European high yield bond ETF

BNP Paribas Asset Management has cross-listed four ETFs on SIX Swiss Exchange. Three provide smart beta exposure to European and US-listed equities, and the other to a diversified portfolio of real estate companies and real estate investment trusts (REITs) listed in eurozone countries.



GraniteShares acquires Master Income ETF; lowers fees

Dec 20th, 2017 | By
Horizons launches actively managed hedged US dividend yield ETF

US-based ETF provider GraniteShares has acquired the Master Income ETF (HIPS US) and rebranded it as the HIPS US High Income ETF. The fund invests in pass-through securities offering high levels of income.



Harvest Portfolios lists global REIT income leaders ETF

Jun 26th, 2017 | By
Harvest Portfolios lists global REIT income leaders ETF

Harvest Portfolios Group has launched the Global REIT Leaders Income ETF (Toronto: HGR), an actively managed ETF investing in real estate investment trusts (REITs) listed globally.



Indxx and Infrastructure Capital Advisors team up on REIT preferred stock ETF

Feb 8th, 2017 | By
Indxx launches US infrastructure development index

Infrastructure Capital Advisors has licensed the recently launched Indxx REIT Preferred Stock Index to underlie the new InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF (NYSE: PFFR). The ETF provides exposure to high yielding, liquid preferred securities issued by real estate investment trusts (REITs) listed in the US, including a diversified combination of mortgage, office, hotel, healthcare, and retail REITs.



Nuveen launches US short-term REIT ETF

Dec 22nd, 2016 | By
Nuveen launches US short-term REIT ETF

Nuveen, an operating division of TIAA Global Asset Management, has launched the NuShares Short-Term REIT ETF (Bats: NURE), offering exposure to US-listed real estate investment trusts (REITs) whose operations typically involve shorter lease durations. Short-term REITS, including those managing apartment buildings, hotels, self-storage facilities, and manufactured home properties, have historically outperformed the broad US listed REIT universe in times of rising interest rates.



Source launches European real estate ETF on Deutsche Börse

Oct 10th, 2016 | By
Source launches real estate ETF on Deutsche Börse

European ETF provider Source has launched the Source GPR Real Estate Europe UCITS ETF (REES) on Deutsche Börse’s Xetra and Frankfurt exchanges. Tracking the Global Property Research 75 Liquid Developed Europe Real Estate Index, the ETF gives investors access to the performance of 75 leading real estate companies or REITs listed in Europe, including those operating in the office, residential, retail, industrial, healthcare and diversified property segments.



Hartford Funds launches multi-factor REIT ETF

Oct 4th, 2016 | By
Harvest Portfolios lists global REIT income leaders ETF

US-based Hartford Funds has launched the industry’s first exchange-traded fund to apply a multi-factor smart beta weighting strategy to real estate investment trusts. The NYSE-listed Lattice Real Estate Strategy ETF (NYSE: RORE) selects and weights US REITs with the strongest quality, momentum and value characteristics. “The launch of RORE is a natural extension of Hartford Funds’ strategic beta ETF platform,” said Darek Wojnar, Head of Exchange-Traded Funds at Hartford Funds. “The strategy focuses exclusively on REITs and may be a compelling solution for investors interested in taking advantage of the growing opportunities in the real estate sector.”