HanETF and Sprott Launch Copper Miners ETF Focused on Lower Carbon Footprint
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Sprott Asset Management and HANetf have announced the launch of the Sprott Copper Miners ESG Screened UCITS ETF, an innovative new fund designed to offer investors access to copper mining companies with a lower carbon footprint.
This marks the third collaboration between Sprott and HANetf, following the successful launch of the Sprott Uranium Miners UCITS ETF and the Sprott Energy Transition Materials UCITS ETF.
The new ETF tracks the Nasdaq Sprott Copper Miners ESG Screened™ Index (NSCOPE), which includes companies that are well-positioned to benefit from the increasing demand for copper in the global energy transition.
Key features of the ETF include:
- Pure-play exposure: Invests exclusively in upstream copper mining companies, offering investors direct exposure to this critical sector.
- ESG focus: Utilizes a greenhouse gas emissions screen to identify companies with lower carbon footprint, aligning with investor priorities.
- Positioned for growth: Capitalizes on the anticipated long-term demand for copper driven by the energy transition.
- Europe’s only Article 8 copper miners ETF: Ensures transparency and disclosure of ESG factors in accordance with SFDR regulations.
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John Ciampaglia, Sprott Asset Management CEO, commented:
“Copper is the backbone of the energy transition, with applications in electric vehicles, solar energy, and other clean technologies. This ETF provides investors with a convenient and ESG-focused way to gain exposure to this essential metal.”
Tom Bailey, HANetf Head of Research, added:
“We are pleased to partner with Sprott on this innovative offering. The Sprott Copper Miners ESG Screened UCITS ETF addresses the growing investor demand for ESG-compliant investment solutions within the copper mining sector.”
The Sprott Copper Miners ESG Screened UCITS ETF has an expense ratio of 0.59% and is available for trading on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol CPPR.
For more information, please visit:
- Sprott Asset Management: https://sprott.com/what-we-do/asset-management/
- HANetf: https://www.hanetf.com/
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