New bond ETF from BNP Paribas Easy on Xetra: environmentally friendly sustainable investment grade corporate bonds
A new exchange-traded fund issued by BNP Paribas Easy has been tradable on Xetra and via Börse Frankfurt since Friday.
The BNP Paribas Easy € Corp Bond SRI PAB 3-5Y UCITS ETF offers investors the opportunity to invest in investment grade corporate bonds. The investment universe considers euro-denominated bonds with a residual maturity of three to five years.
The best-in-universe approach is used for the selection. This only takes into account issuers with an MSCI ESG rating of BBB or better. Bonds from companies that have a strong negative ESG impact, are involved in controversial activities or use fossil fuels are excluded.
The product offering in Deutsche Börse's XTF segment currently comprises a total of 1,995 ETFs. With this selection and an average monthly trading volume of around €19 billion, Xetra is the leading trading venue for ETFs in Europe.