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Inverse ETFs Top Performers as Stock Market Plunges

Inverse ETFs Top Performers as Stock Market Plunges

SEOUL, Oct. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — With the South Korean stock market experiencing a heavy correction due to the U.S-China trade war and financial instability among emerging states, Inverse Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) are yielding high profits. FnGuide financial information services announced that 45 Inverse ETFs with over 1 billion won in assets yielded average [...]

Gold Funds Shine on Flight to Safety

Gold Funds Shine on Flight to Safety

SEOUL, Aug. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Gold-related funds in South Korea have posted stellar returns over the past month, data showed Thursday, as geopolitical risks chilled the stock market and stoked investors’ flight to safety. Those funds posted an average return of 3.49 percent in the month to Wednesday, the top performer among local investment [...]

BMO Global Asset Management (Asia) Limited Announces BMO Asia USD Investment Grade Bond ETF Dividend

BMO Global Asset Management (Asia) Limited Announces BMO Asia USD Investment Grade Bond ETF Dividend

HONG KONG, CHINA, Dec. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – BMO Global Asset Management (Asia) Limited today announced a dividend of HK$0.13 per unit for BMO Asia USD Investment Grade Bond ETF (stock code: 3141.HK). The expected dividend date is December 28, 2016, and the record date is December 29, 2016. The distribution-payable date is January 6, [...]

BMO ETF Report: Global Events Promote Growth and Innovation in ETF Industry

BMO ETF Report: Global Events Promote Growth and Innovation in ETF Industry

The Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) ETF industry has surpassed US$123 billion and experienced record net inflows of US$11 billion in the first half of 2016 Growing use of smart beta and fixed income ETFs HONG KONG, CHINA, Aug. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – BMO Global Asset Management (BMO GAM) has released its semi-annual ETF Outlook Report, which highlights [...]

S. Korea Eyes Listing of Foreign ETFs on Local Bourse

S. Korea Eyes Listing of Foreign ETFs on Local Bourse

SEOUL, Oct. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean bourse operator said Monday that it will seek to lure overseas exchange traded funds (ETFs) into the local stock market in order to meet rising demand for overseas direct investment by locals. An ETF refers to an investment fund traded on stock exchanges and represents a [...]

Nasdaq Lists the Global X SuperDividend® Alternatives ETF

Nasdaq Lists the Global X SuperDividend® Alternatives ETF

NEW YORK, Jul. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Nasdaq announced that Global X Funds will list a new exchange-traded fund (ETF), the Global X SuperDividend® Alternatives ETF (Symbol: ALTY), which will begin trading on The Nasdaq Stock Market Tuesday, July 14, 2015. “After a six-year bull market and the looming threat of rising interest rates, investors [...]

Nasdaq Lists the Elkhorn S&P 500 Capital Expenditures ETF

Nasdaq Lists the Elkhorn S&P 500 Capital Expenditures ETF

NEW YORK, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Nasdaq announced that Elkhorn Investments will list a new exchange-traded fund (ETF), The Elkhorn S&P 500 Capital Expenditures ETF (Symbol:CAPX), which will begin trading on The Nasdaq Stock Market today, May 27, 2015. “We are excited to bring the first capital expenditures (capex) ETF to market,” says Ben [...]