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Russell Australian ResponsibleĀ Investment ETF

Fund Manager: Russell Investments
Inception Date: Apr 01, 2015

Australia's exchange traded funds market is expanding as issuers launch ETFs that provide exposure to different assets, sectors or strategies. The following is a selection of newer-style exchange-traded products (ETPs), but remember you'll also need to assess factors such tracking differences, cost and liquidity to help you make the best choice. [More]

The most recent ETF to be launched and the first of 2017 is a new globally focused fund offered by Betashares, the Global Sustainability Leaders ETF (ETHI) has a focus on companies which are ‘climate change leaders’ and are not ‘engaged in activities deemed inconsistent with responsible investment considerations’. In other words it is has an ethical and environmental sustainability focus. We had a look at Ethical ETFs a few months back. Until now there were 7 ETFs ... [More]

There's a small but growing number of "ethical" exchange traded funds (ETFs) listed on the Australian sharemarket that invest in a basket of shares that replicate an ethical index. They go by a variety of names – ethical, responsible investment and sustainable leaders. [More]

Update 8/03/2016 - We've updated this post with Betashares new Global Sustainability Leaders ETF (ETHI) which was recently launched. You may have read Fairfax Media’s somewhat sensational article on the weekend about Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull being invested in big Tobacco companies, even after publicly declaring Tobacco as the single most preventable cause of bad health in Australia. Anyone who read more than the first couple of paragraphs would have seen that his exposur ... [More]

Global interest rates are at record lows and investors are searching for returns in excess of the measly couple of percent they can get on bank deposits. Retirees in particular rely on income returns to fund their pension payments from their super funds, and Australian tax laws favour income payments in the form of dividends for those on low tax brackets. All of the above factors contribute to Australian investors’ obsession with yield. Today we will take a look at some of the equity based ... [More]

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