The case for global REITs

Australian investors turning to the real estate investment trust market as a bond proxy should look further afield to the global REIT sector, according to new analysis. Exchange traded fund issuer VanEck has produced a paper on the global REIT…

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Fidelity International is the latest of a growing number of fund managers to enter the local active ETF market. Later this month Fidelity will list the Fidelity Active Global Emerging Markets Fund on the Australian Securities Exchange. Small investors are…

A new approach to ethical investing

ETF provider VanEck is aiming for a best of breed approach to ethical investing, with a new listed fund. The VanEck Vectors MSCI International Sustainable Equity ETF will provide investors with exposure to a diversified portfolio of international companies meeting…

Zenith picks its top ETFs

Just four of 163 exchange traded funds listed on the Australian Securities Exchange have been rated ‘highly recommended’ by investment researcher Zenith Investment Partners in its latest review of the sector. Three of them are offered by the same fund…

IPO watch: High-yield ETF offers access to corporate bonds

Investors looking for a better yield than those offered on term deposits or government bonds now have the opportunity to invest in high-yield corporate bonds, following the launch a new exchange traded fund. Fund manager VanEck Australia has launched a…