ARK Investment is the sub-advisor of the Emerge ARK ETFs. ARK Investment is a Manhattan-based thematic, disruptive, innovation technology specialist. The ARK Global Impact Disruptive Innovation Separate Account Strategy and exchange-traded fund focus on fintech, genomic healthcare breakthroughs, industrial developments with robotics, 3D printing, autonomous electric cars, battery storage, next-generation internet/web/internet of things, cloud and cyber security/big data.
Emerge ARK Global Disruptive Innovation ETF
Aims for thematic multi-capitalization exposure to innovation across sectors. ARK believes the securities held in EARK present the best risk-reward opportunities from ARK’s innovation-based themes.
Next Generation Internet
Emerge ARK Autonomous Tech and Robotics ETF
Aims for thematic multi-capitalization exposure to innovation industrial elements, including robotics, autonomous vehicles, energy storage, 3D printing, and space exploration.
Deep Learning – AI
Emerge ARK Fintech Innovation ETF
Aims for thematic multi-capitalization exposure to fintech innovations, including mobile payments, digital wallets, peer-to-peer lending and risk transformation.
Emerge ARK Genomics & Biotech ETF
Aims for thematic multi-capitalization exposure to innovative industrial elements including gene therapy, bio-informatics, bio-inspired computing, molecular medicine and pharmaceutical innovations.
Emerge ARK AI & Big Data ETF
Aims for thematic multi-capitalization exposure to innovative internet technologies, including cloud computing, big data, digital media, e-commerce and the internet of things (IOT).
Internet of Things
Emerge ARK Space Exploration ETF
Aims for thematic multi-cap exposure to innovative technologies,
including: orbital and sub-orbital aerospace, enabling technologies, and beneficiaries of aerospace acitvities, such as agriculture, internet access, global positioning system (GPS), construction, and imaging.
A Diverse Group of Exceptional Portfolio Managers.
EMPWR is a roster of elite, emerging women portfolio managers with full back-office support, platform support, and sustainability monitoring dedicated to high performance. This program is designed to support and highlight women investment managers, with a special focus on promoting sustainability, diversity and equality within the industry. In addition, the EMPWR funds will provide Canadians with access to talented U.S.-based investment managers through Canadian Domiciled Funds and strategies.
Emerge EMPWR Unified Sustainable Equity ETF
The Fund’s multi-manager structure combines a select set of Emerge’s EMPWR equity investment managers to produce a portfolio consisting of the securities of the following individual strategies employed by each sub-advisor:
- Dividend yield
- Equity growth
- Global core
- Emerging markets.
Emerge EMPWR Sustainable Dividend Equity ETF
This Emerge ETF invests at least 80% of its net assets in dividend-paying equity securities of large-capitalization issuers in the U.S. that meet the Emerge ETF’s Sustainability investment criteria at the time of investment.
Sub-advisor: Catherine Avery Investment Management
Emerge EMPWR Sustainable Select Growth Equity ETF
This Emerge ETF invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities of mid-capitalization issuers in the U.S. that, at the time of investment, meet the Emerge ETF’s Sustainability investment criteria.
Sub-advisor: Emerge Capital Management
Emerge EMPWR Sustainable Global Core Equity ETF
This Emerge ETF invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities of issuers anywhere in the world, including emerging market countries, that meet the Emerge ETF’s Sustainability investment criteria at the time of investment.
Sub-advisor: Zevin Asset Management
Emerge EMPWR Sustainable Emerging Markets Equity ETF
This Emerge ETF invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities of issuers located in emerging markets countries that, at the time of investment, meet the Emerge ETF’s Sustainability investment criteria.
Separate Accounts Available List
The Global Impact Disruptive Innovation Strategy aims to achieve long-term capital growth by actively managing a concentrated portfolio of public equity securities offered by companies that are relevant to the theme of disruptive innovation. The portfolio represents ARK’s highest-conviction investment ideas in the areas of DNA sequencing, autonomous technology, energy storage, deep learning, fintech and robotics.
The strategy invests in what ARK believes are the leaders, enablers and beneficiaries of disruptive technologies. The strategy is benchmark agnostic. It will invest in companies across multiple sectors and geographies. Portfolios will include issuers across all market capitalizations, with low overlap to traditional broad market indices. The strategy is driven by ARK’s unique research process, which incorporates an open research architecture (open research ecosystem) designed to gain a deeper understanding of technology to identify disruptive innovation early.
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