The ETF Rule in the US will lead to many new issues in the market across 2020; the ‘non-transparent active’ ETFs – in reality as transparent as mutual funds, and better described as periodically-disclosed ETFs, will increase in number. New smart-beta strategies and launches of funds based on existing smart-beta…
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Ivan Gilmore, head of exchange traded products and global product development at the London Stock Exchange sees innovation in trading protocols and ESG products are transforming the ETF landscape,; plus his thoughts on active vs passive and governance.
There are many ways for environmental, social and governance criteria to be brought into an investment portfolio. Manuela Sperandeo, EMEA head of smart beta, sustainable and thematic ETFs at BlackRock explains how to define the category, assess it in the context of investment strategy, and to implement it in practicality.