(Bloomberg) -- JPMorgan Chase is opening a new front in Wall Street's battle for domination of the market for ETFs: debt.

The bank plans to start at least six bond ETFs next year, according to Bob Deutsch, head of ETFs at the lender's asset management unit. Two active debt funds — focused on global opportunities and on short duration — will begin trading in early 2017, and JPMorgan plans to unveil another four or five fixed-income ETFs in the second half of the year, Deutsch said in an interview.

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