Vincenzo Sagone has been appointed as co-head of Italy’s Amundi Sgr’s ETF Business Unit. Sagone will work alongside Antonio Volpe, who was already head of the asset manager’s ETF division. They both report to Gabriele Tavazzani, general co-director and head of Marketing at Amundi Sgr. Sagone’s appointment is aimed at boosting the distribution of ETFs […]
Italy’s CheBanca! has launched Risparmio Assicurato in partnership with iShares and GenerteLife, an insurance product with a diversified ETFs portfolio with a target level of risk. The new insurance product will include a segregated account of GenertelLife, a fund where savings are allocated, allowing clients to have target yield objective and a high watermark mechanism […]
Lyxor Asset Management has continued to expand its range of Equity ETFs with the launch of six new small and mid cap ETFs, becoming the only ETF provider to offer exposure to French, Italian and Spanish Mid Cap stocks.
With $25.8bn inflows in the first five months to the European ETP industry,
Simone Rosti, executive director, head of UBS ETF Italy, says the company is
poised to launch more products on the Italian market.
Boost ETP’s Viktor Nossek explains how the pace of European equity inflows to ETPs has slowed while outflows from commodity ETFs have recently reversed.
Invesco PowerShares has appointed Kristian Walesby at head of ETF Capital Markets EMA, as it seeks to expand its team in Europe.
BlackRock has launched the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Consumer Growth Ucits ETF, aiming to capture opportunities arising from evolving spending patterns by emerging market consumers.
BlackRock has launched the iShares core series for European investors, consisting of 14 exchange traded funds (ETFs).
Global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) Invesco PowerShares has appointed Caroline Baron as head of Invesco PowerShares ETF Distribution UK.
FinEx Capital Management has launched the first money market ETF in Russia through the Moscow listing of its Cash Equivalents Ucits ETF, using the Solactive 1-3 Month US T-Bill index.
BOOST Silver 3x Short Daily ETP (3SIS) was amongst the top performing ETPs on the LSE in March, returning 21.6%.
France and Italy are particular bright spots for ETF provider Lyxor, although it is targeting market share elsewhere in Europe too.