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First Trust expands access to UCITS ETF range via Allfunds distribution platform


First Trust’s suite of UCITS ETFs are available for the first time to advisers and wealth managers using the Allfunds platform. 

The additions will enable access to the full suite of innovative First Trust UCITS ETFs including the market leading, next generation thematic range, as well as the recently launched and popular Global Capital Strength ESG Leaders UCITS Fund.  
Allfunds, as one of the largest distribution platforms in the world offers dealing services and digital tools for data, analytics, portfolio and reporting, research, and regulatory support.  Advisers using the platform will have access to tools for analysis, insight, and trading when building investment solutions for their clients.  
Derek Fulton, CEO at First Trust Global Portfolios, says: “We are proud to be working with Allfunds who, as a world leading fund distribution service will further accelerate the significant growth we have already been witnessing for our innovative ETF solutions. Allfunds’ unparalleled fund distribution service coupled with their award-winning suite of analysis tools and trading capability will also empower our clients when building investment solutions for their clients. We are pleased to be providing access to our funds on the platform.” 
Rupert Haddon, Managing Director, Head of Sales at First Trust Global Portfolios, says: “We are delighted to be working with such a world-leading platform as Allfunds. This agreement marks a significant step in helping to bring their clients the opportunity to gain exposure to our full suite of innovative products, resources and services. We are very much looking forward to beginning working with their advisers and supporting them with potential solutions to the challenges they face in today´s market.” 
All of First Trust’s UCITS ETFs are available on Allfunds platform.  

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