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SSGA announces ETF share splits

SSGA announces ETF share splits

Wed, 02/09/2015 - 13:36

State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) has announced share splits on 10 SPDR ETFs that offer exposure to companies in specific US industries. »

Reality Shares Launches DIVCON Dividend Health Indexes  

Reality Shares Launches DIVCON Dividend Health Indexes  

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 13:36

Proprietary Methodology Forecasts Dividend Increases and Cuts Free Online Research Tools Available »

FTSE 100 Semi Annual Equally Weighted Index licensed for first ETF

FTSE 100 Semi Annual Equally Weighted Index licensed for first ETF

Tue, 18/08/2015 - 13:36

FTSE Russell has licensed the FTSE 100 Semi Annual Equally Weighted Index to Deutsche Bank, who have created the first ETF linked to the benchmark. The db x-trackers FTSE 100 Equal Weight UCITS ETF listed on London Stock Exchange on 14 August. »

US SEC approves listing and trading of 18 Eaton Vance NextShares funds on Nasdaq

US SEC approves listing and trading of 18 Eaton Vance NextShares funds on Nasdaq

Thu, 23/07/2015 - 13:20

Eaton Vance Management (Eaton Vance), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE: EV), announced today that  »

Jeffrey McCarthy

First Trust switches 10 AlphaDEX ETFs to Nasdaq

Wed, 15/07/2015 - 09:34

First Trust is transferring 10 AlphaDEX®exchange traded-funds (ETFs) from NYSE Arca to be listed on The Nasdaq Stock Market. Each fund will list and trade its shares on Nasdaq under the same ticker symbol as was used on NYSE. »

Dennis Dijkstra

Euronext Amsterdam welcomes Flow Traders

Mon, 13/07/2015 - 07:24

Flow Traders, a global technology-enabled liquidity provider that specialises in exchange traded products (ETPs), has listed on Euronext Amsterdam. »


Forensic Accounting ETF to list on Nasdaq

Thu, 09/07/2015 - 13:58

The Forensic Accounting ETF has filed an application to list its common stock on the Nasdaq. Upon approval of its application, the Forensic Accounting ETF shares will begin trading on 20 July, 2015 under the symbol, FLAG. »

Tom Farley

Over 85 per cent of new US ETPs listed on NYSE Arca in H1 2015

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 13:36

Of the exchange traded products (ETPs) that listed in the US in the first half of 2015, over 85 per cent were listed on NYSE Arca – representing over USD2.8 billion in assets under management (AUM). »


Shanghai ShenYi Investment Co deploys Orc to enhance ETF options trading capability in China

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 06:00

Shanghai ShenYi Investment Co. (ShenYi) has implemented Orc’s Trading Bricks solution to improve trade efficiency for ETF options trading on Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE). »


RBS to redeem 13 ETNs

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 13:00

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is to redeem 13 exchange traded notes (ETNs) on or about 7 July, 2015. »

Michael Sapir

Nasdaq lists two new ProShares ETFs

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 09:00

ProShares has listed two new exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on Nasdaq – UltraPro Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (UBIO) and UltraPro Short Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (ZBIO). Both funds track the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index. »

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Van Eck Global marks three-year anniversary of fixed income ETFs

Tue, 23/06/2015 - 13:00

Van Eck Global’s three fixed income ETFs – Market Vectors Fallen Angel High Yield Bond ETF (ANGL), Market Vectors International High Yield Bond ETF (IHY) and Market Vectors Emerging Markets High Yield Bond ETF (HYEM) – have all passed their third anniversary of trading.  »


Credit Suisse to repurchase CSMN and CSMB ETNs

Mon, 22/06/2015 - 12:00

Credit Suisse is to repurchase at its option its Credit Suisse X-Links HOLT Market Neutral Global Equity ETNs (CSMN) and Credit Suisse X-Links 2x Leveraged Merger Arbitrage ETNs (CSMB).   »

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Van Eck’s new small cap dividend ETF wins support

Mon, 22/06/2015 - 06:00

Van Eck Global’s Market Vectors Small Cap Dividend Payers ETF (MVS) has jumped to more than USD25m in its first few days of trading following buying for managed accounts by ETF strategist Implemented Portfolios. »

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Bitcoin-based ETN COINXBT now available in 179 countries through Interactive Brokers

Fri, 19/06/2015 - 15:00

XBT Provider’s ETN Bitcoin Tracker One is now availabe in 179 countries. Anyone with an Interactive Brokers account can now trade the ETN. Its ticker is COINXBT. »

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PureFunds ISE Cyber Security ETF surpasses USD1bn in AUM

Fri, 19/06/2015 - 12:00

The PureFunds ISE Cyber Security ETF (HACK), which offers investors exposure to the emerging cyber security industry, has surpassed USD1 billion in assets under management (AUM).  »


CSA seeks comments on summary disclosure document and delivery regime for ETFs

Fri, 19/06/2015 - 06:00

The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) has published for comment proposed amendments that will require exchange-traded mutual funds (ETFs) to produce and file a summary disclosure document called "ETF Facts."  »

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AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF granted 5-Star Morningstar rating

Thu, 18/06/2015 - 22:44

The AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF has received a 5-Star Overall Morningstar Rating. The ETF, the first of its kind to track hedge fund holdings, was rated against 25 large cap growth ETFs for its overall risk-adjusted performance. »


Credit Suisse AG announces reverse split of TVIX ETN

Thu, 18/06/2015 - 15:00

Credit Suisse AG is to implement a 1-for-10 reverse split of its VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Short Term ETN (TVIX), expected to be effective as of 23 June, 2015. »


Citi to halt issuing C-Tracks ETNs

Wed, 17/06/2015 - 09:00

Citigroup does not intend to issue any additional notes in its series of three C-Tracks ETNs. These ETNs, which will continue to trade on the NYSE Arca, are as follows:  »

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Horizons ETFs announces final valuations for terminated ETFs

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 12:00

Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) Inc has announced the final valuations for two exchange traded funds that were terminated on 12 June, 2015. »


Invesco PowerShares launches Europe’s first S&P 500 Dynamic Veqtor Index tracking ETF

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:00

Invesco PowerShares is listing the PowerShares S&P 500 VEQTOR UCITS ETF on the London Stock Exchange from 15 June. There will be further listings across selected European countries. »


Lyxor plans China Government Bond RQFII ETF

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 06:00

Lyxor announces it has secured a license on the S&P China Sovereign Bond 1-10 Year Spread Adjusted Index to facilitate the launch and listing of a China Government Bond ETF in Europe. »

Paul Stephens, CBOE

CBOE extends VIX and SPX options trading hours as global growth in VIX continues to build

Mon, 15/06/2015 - 12:09

We live in an age of 24-hour news coverage. Indeed, the information at our disposal is greater than at any point in human history. As such, hedge funds and other money managers need to trade the markets as and when news events occur. Such is the interconnected nature of global markets that an event taking place say, in Japan, will likely impact the US.  »

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Pacer ETFs selects BATS Exchange as listing destination for three new ETFs

Mon, 15/06/2015 - 09:00

Pacer ETFs is the latest exchange traded fund issuer to list funds on the BATS Exchange with the launch of three new ETFs . »

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State Street Global Advisors launches first currency hedged SPDR ETF

Fri, 12/06/2015 - 09:00

The SPDR EURO STOXX 50 Currency Hedged ETF (HFEZ) – the company’s first currency hedged ETF – has begun trading on the NYSE Arca. »


US broker/dealers building up fixed income ETF businesses, says TABB Group

Thu, 11/06/2015 - 12:00

The fixed income ETF has emerged as an alternative product that allows investors to navigate an increasingly difficult market environment, a fact reflected in the nine-fold growth in assets under management (AuM) for corporate bond ETFs since 2009. »

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Van Eck Global brings gold mining ETFs to Switzerland

Thu, 11/06/2015 - 06:00

Van Eck Global Investments has cross-listed its two gold mining exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on the SIX Swiss Exchange. The funds are denominated in US Dollars and will be traded in Swiss Francs (CHF).  »


WisdomTree cross-lists two additional ETFs on Bolsa Mexicana de Valores

Wed, 10/06/2015 - 09:00

WisdomTree Investments has listed two additional exchange traded funds (ETFs)  on The Mexican Stock Exchange, Bolsa Mexicana de Valores (BMV), SAB de CV.  »


Nordea Bank Finland issues ETF and currency-linked notes

Thu, 04/06/2015 - 16:30

Nordea Bank Finland has issued a series (A986) of equity and currency-linked notes due 21 June 2019, Aktiebevis Amerikanske Ejendomsselskaber (USD) 2019, denominated in Danish Kroner (DKK) with ISIN Code DK0030362439 and Common Code 124122937. »



Nithin Thomas

Last week’s news of the ETF Securities’ launch of the first European ETF focused on cybersecurity was greeted by Dr Nithin Thomas, (pictured) founder and CEO of security start-up SQR Systems as ‘excellent news’. ... »

Smart beta

Beverly Chandler

In its latest comment on sectors, Moody’s Investors Service, reports on the rising phenomenon of smart beta and predicts it could lead the way to challenging traditional asset managers.   ... »

Fixed income

Beverly Chandler

Earlier this year saw the launch of a joint venture between Lombard Odier Investment Managers and ETF Securities, which brought Lombard Odier’s fundamental fixed income approach to the ETF world. ... »

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Guide to ETFs for Asset & Wealth Managers

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Special report
Wealth Adviser Awards 2015

Wealth Adviser Awards 2015

Thu, 21/05/2015 - 13:50

The Wealth Adviser Awards 2015 were determined by the votes of Wealth Adviser's readers, who include wealth managers, IFAs, fund managers, family offices, law firms, accounting firms and other industry professionals. This Special Report includes the full list of winners plus links to video footage of the Awards... »

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