LGIM launches 'core' ETF range to protect investors against 'crowded trading'

Suite of six ETFs

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"It is right to expect more than just low-cost from core equity ETFs" - LGIM's Howie Li
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"It is right to expect more than just low-cost from core equity ETFs" - LGIM's Howie Li

Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has launched a suite of six 'core' equity ETFs into the European market, which the firm claims to "avoid the risk of crowding" within markets.

The group said the risk of short-term volatility in markets is rising as a result of ETFs being forced to turn over their portfolios at the same time. As a result, LGIM has designed a new index ...

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