The latest ETF to be launched by Betashares, the Betashares Australian Hybrids Fund (HBRD) tackles the complex and often poorly understood space of hybrid shares. Offering a fund that invests in a diversified portfolio of Hybrids. We take a look. [More]
Boutique Fund Manager Montgomery Investrment Management has joined a small but growing group of fund managers to launch an Exchange Traded Managed Fund (ETMF). The Global Equities fund is currently raising seed capital. We take a brief look. [More]
Vanguard Investments yesterday launched four new ETFs. These are not accessing new investments or markets, rather they are packaging up bundles of their existing ETFs into single diversified options, providing diversification in a single trade. [More]
Boutique fund manager Spheria Asset Management are currently raising up to $250m for their new Listed Investment Company, Spheria Emerging Companies (SEC). The offer is open until 25 November, unless fully subscribed prior. [More]
Many new ETF listings coming through focus on specific market themes. ETF Securities have recently launched two new thematic offerings, an ETF focused on Robotics (ROBO) as well as an ETF focused on infrastructure (CORE). We take a look. [More]
The Australian exchange traded product industry (ETF) is set to grow in 2018 thanks to the momentum generated in 2017, audience of younger investors, an increasing array of fixed income options and a move toward model portfolio using... [Link]
White-hot Melbourne-based long/short equities investor L1 Capital's top positions could soon available for everyone to see, with the manager preparing a run at the ASX-boards. Street Talk understands L1 Capital is preparing its maiden listed... [Link]
It's a ding-dong battle between two of Australia’s best ways to diversify investments. In one corner are the veterans, listed investment companies, which have been investing in a wide variety of stocks for almost a century and can name cricketing... [Link]
BetaShares has launched a new Australian company ETF that employs both positive and negative ethical screens. The Australian Sustainability Leaders ETF, which trades under the ASX ticker FAIR, tracks a customised index created by NASDAQ for... [Link]
An ASX-listed investment company focusing on ASX 100 companies ranked by corporate governance standards has negotiated a significant reduction in its total expense ratio and appointed a portfolio manager from Evans Dixon. [Link]
We take a look at what Robo Advice is, and who the players are in the Australian market.
The 3 heavyweights of the Australian index ETFs share many similarities but some subtle differences. We take a look.
The Gold ETFs available on the ASX and how they differ.