While a vast majority of European traders has witnessed a shift from active towards passive investment vehicles, only a minority believe that this trend could be positive for their companies, a recent survey conducted by SIX Swiss Exchange revealed. According to the poll, conducted among 185 traders across Europe, 88% of respondents have seen a […]
SIX Financial Information, the data and services provider, has launched a platform for wealth and asset managers, banks and other participants, to better facilitate the exchange of regulatory data and documentation, particularly in mind of pending Mifid II and Priips requirements, as well as ongoing Ucits requirements. Among the new demands that come into force […]
Swiss foundation Ethos, which is composed of 218 Swiss pension funds and other tax-exempt institutions, has launched the first index focused on corporate governance at Swiss companies on the Swiss stock exchange. Ethos has partnered with SIX Swiss Exchange for the launch of the Ethos Swiss Corporate Governance Index that takes into account the main corporate governance […]
Theam, the index and ETF boutique of BNP Paribas Investment Partners, is set to list five new smart beta ETFs on the Six Swiss Exchange. It includes the BNP Paribas Easy Equity Low Vol Europe Ucits ETF, the BNP Paribas Easy Equity Low Vol US Ucits ETF, the BNP Paribas Easy Equity Value Europe Ucits ETF, the BNP […]
Switzerland’s stock exchange has confirmed that it has approached Germany and other European financial regulators, as it looks at options to replace the UK as its bridge to the European Union. The Zurich-based SIX Swiss Exchange confirmed to The Financial Times that it had been in talks with Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) and a number of other national […]
Shares of publicly listed GAM fell by 16% this morning, following an announcement by the Zürich-headquartered asset manager that its profits for H1 2016 are set to decline by 50%. The group, which is listed on SIX Swiss Exchange, confirmed that it expects H1 2016 profits to half from the CHF 101.5m (€93.7m) reported in […]
Nomura Asset Management has announced the listing of four exchange traded funds on the SIX Swiss Exchange. It includes the Nomura JPX-Nikkei 400 Daily EUR-Hedged Index Ucits ETF, the Nomura JPX-Nikkei 400 Daily USD-Hedged Index Ucits ETF, the Nomura Nikkei 225 USD-Hedged Ucits ETF and the Nomura Nikkei 225 EUR-Hedged Ucits ETF. Nomura claims to be the first Asia-headquartered issuer to list […]
State Street Global Advisors has announced the launch of five SPDR (Standard & Poor’s Depositary Receipts) ETFs on Zurich-based stock exchange SIX. The new fund offering includes the SPDR MSCI USA Value Weighted Ucits ETF, the SPDR MSCI Europe Value Weighted Ucits ETF, SPDR Thomson Reuters Global Convertible Bond Ucits ETF, SPDR MSCI Europe Value […]
The American asset manager, focused on the ETP market, WisdomTree has listed six ETFs on SIX Swiss Exchange, providing exposure to large and small-cap European, US and, Emerging Markets equities. All will be traded in CHF. The ETFs, which have a Ucits compliant, have previously been launched on the London Stock Exchange in October 2014, […]
Swiss & Global Asset Management is today issuing the first active ETFs to be available on SIX Swiss Exchange.
ALTIN AG, the Swiss alternative investment company listed on the London and Swiss stock exchanges, has announced the appointment of Tony Morrongiello as CEO.
SIX Swiss Exchange, in its ETF Quarterly Statistics for Q3, reports an ETF trading turnover of CHF 19.2bn, an increase of CHF 1.5 bn over the previous quarter. Since the start of the year, ETF turnover has amounted to more than CHF 57.8 bn.