We love seeing ETFs that attempt to hone in on future megatrends. Betashares are targeting one of these megatrends, being Robotics and Artificial Intelligence with their Global Robotics and Artificial Intelligence ETF (RBTZ). Today we take a look. [More]
In a few short years the Australian ETF market has moved from the fringes to the mainstream, now boasting over $40 billion in assets. Recognising this growth, the regulator, ASIC, recently ran a review of the segment. We share their findings. [More]
Launching today, ETFS Battery Tech & Lithium ETF (ACDC) provides investors with access to a range of Lithium miners (the key natural material used in batteries) and a range of companies investing in battery technology. We take a look. [More]
Exchange Traded Managed Funds or “Active ETFs” are taking off in Australia, with 10 new listings in the last year alone. We think we've only seen the tip of the iceberg. Today we look at why active ETFs will continue to grow in popularity. [More]
PM Capital’s launch of “PTrackERS” has brought new innovation to the LIC space and helps to reduce the inherent risk of LICs trading at discounts to their NAV. We take a look at what PTrackERS are and PM Capital's new GO 2020 fund. [More]
BetaShares has launched their Global Robotics and Artificial Intelligence ETF or RBTZ on the ASX to give Aussie investors an opportunity to invest in the expanding portfolio. RBTZ will provide access to companies involved in the production of... [Link]
Research group Lonsec has flagged with advisers the importance of understanding how smart beta exchange-traded funds determine their index construction rules in order to maximise client returns. There can be significant differences in investment... [Link]
Long/short investor Firetrail Investments has lodged a prospectus for its new listed fund, paving the way for an equity raising worth up to $378 million. The new fund, Firetrail Absolute Return Fund, is seeking buyers for up to 180 million new... [Link]
Australia’s exchange-traded fund (ETF) industry has reached a new record high of $41.5 billion in funds under management (FUM) after an impressive month of growth, BetaShares said in its Australian ETF Review for August 2018. [Link]
Pengana Capital Group has announced that it will be launching an ASX-listed investment trust next year to invest in global private equity. This would be Australia’s first global private equity-listed investment trust that will provide investors... [Link]
How did ASX listed ETFs and LICs perform in 2018?
You can now invest in ETFs and LICs in your super fund. We take a look at the funds that support this.
We take a look at what Robo Advice is, and who the players are in the Australian market.