Daily News http://www.etfexpress.com/ en Eight new exchange traded products issued by Boost ETP launched on Xetra http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/30/226083/eight-new-exchange-traded-products-issued-boost-etp-launched-xetra <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>Four new exchange traded commodities (ETCs) and four new exchange traded notes (ETNs) from issuer Boost ETP are now trading on Xetra and B&ouml;rse Frankfurt.</em></strong></p> ETFs Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:13:04 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 226083 at http://www.etfexpress.com Shanghai ShenYi Investment Co deploys Orc to enhance ETF options trading capability in China http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/30/226029/shanghai-shenyi-investment-co-deploys-orc-enhance-etf-options-trading-capability-c <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>Shanghai ShenYi Investment Co. (ShenYi) has implemented Orc&rsquo;s Trading Bricks solution to improve trade efficiency for ETF options trading on Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE).</em></strong></p> Trading & Execution Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 226029 at http://www.etfexpress.com Study finds majority plans to maintain or increase exposure to ETPs over 2015 http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/29/226025/study-finds-majority-plans-maintain-or-increase-exposure-etps-over-2015 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> inhouse content </div> </div> </div> <p><em><strong>New research from Source, a provider of Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) in Europe, reveals that those investing in ETPs on average use three to four different types, and 78 per cent plan to maintain or increase their exposure to these products during 2015.</strong></em></p> Surveys & research Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:38:09 +0000 beverlychandler 226025 at http://www.etfexpress.com BlackRock to liquidate 18 ETFs http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/29/226009/blackrock-liquidate-18-etfs <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>BlackRock plans to close and liquidate 18 US iShares ETFs based on an ongoing process to review its product lineup and ensure it meets the evolving needs of its clients.</em></strong></p> Funds Mon, 29 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 226009 at http://www.etfexpress.com Morningstar introduces active/passive barometer http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/26/225902/morningstar-introduces-activepassive-barometer <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>Morningstar has introduced an Active/Passive Barometer to help investors measure the relative performance of active US fund managers against passive US funds within their respective Morningstar categories.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Services Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225902 at http://www.etfexpress.com Van Eck Global lists first of its kind China A-Shares ETF http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/26/225901/van-eck-global-lists-first-its-kind-china-shares-etf <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>New York investment manager Van Eck Global has launched the first ETF on the ASX giving Australian investors direct exposure to China&#39;s A-shares market.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225901 at http://www.etfexpress.com ProShares launches currency hedged Europe and Japan ETFs http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/26/225900/proshares-launches-currency-hedged-europe-and-japan-etfs <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>ProShares has launched two currency hedged equity ETFs &ndash; &nbsp;ProShares Hedged FTSE Europe ETF (HGEU) and ProShares Hedged FTSE Japan ETF (HGJP). Both are listed on NYSE Arca.</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225900 at http://www.etfexpress.com HTAA launches first ETF product http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/26/225895/htaa-launches-first-etf-product <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>Hull Tactical Asset Allocation (HTAA) has launched the Hull Tactical US ETF (HTUS), an actively managed exchange traded fund designed by industry veteran Blair Hull.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Fri, 26 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225895 at http://www.etfexpress.com First Trust Canada launches Tactical Bond Index ETF http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/26/225847/first-trust-canada-launches-tactical-bond-index-etf <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>FT Portfolios Canada Co has launched the First Trust Tactical Bond Index ETF on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol FTB (FTB).</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Fri, 26 Jun 2015 05:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225847 at http://www.etfexpress.com New S&P 500 Equal Weight Real Estate Index licensed to Guggenheim for ETF http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/25/225830/new-sp-500-equal-weight-real-estate-index-licensed-guggenheim-etf <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>S&amp;P Dow Jones Indices (S&amp;P DJI) has launched the S&amp;P 500 Equal Weight Real Estate Index, which has been licensed to Guggenheim Investments to serve as the basis for an exchanged traded fund (ETF).</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225830 at http://www.etfexpress.com Investor research: Have your say! http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/05/13/223471/have-your-say <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><em><strong>The current economic climate may be difficult to read but it does present investment&nbsp;opportunities.&nbsp;Identifying these opportunities and the systems to support them is becoming an increasing challenge.</strong></em></p> Surveys & research Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:18:03 +0000 mkitchen 223471 at http://www.etfexpress.com Deutsche AWM continues expansion of ETP platform with JPX-Nikkei ETF http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/25/225823/deutsche-awm-continues-expansion-etp-platform-jpx-nikkei-etf <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>Deutsche Asset &amp; Wealth Management (Deutsche AWM) has launched Deutsche X-trackers Japan JPX-Nikkei 400 Equity ETF (JPN), the first US-listed exchange traded fund (ETF) to track the JPX-Nikkei 400 Index,&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Thu, 25 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225823 at http://www.etfexpress.com Charles Schwab launches ETF-based Institutional Intelligent Portfolios http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/25/225802/charles-schwab-launches-etf-based-institutional-intelligent-portfolios <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>Charles Schwab has launched Institutional Intelligent Portfolios &ndash; an automated investment management platform designed specifically for RIAs and sponsored by Schwab Wealth Investment Advisory.</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Thu, 25 Jun 2015 05:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225802 at http://www.etfexpress.com Shifts in industry-wide AUM to favour unconstrained long strategies, smart beta products and liquid alts http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/24/225801/shifts-industry-wide-aum-are-projected-favour-unconstrained-long-strategies-smart- <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/hedge'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all Hedge funds" alt="See all Hedge funds">Hedge</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>In an effort to narrow the gap between dynamically managed, multi-asset institutional portfolios and the current set of static, single asset class or balanced retail fund offerings that combine just equities and bonds, asset managers are increasingly likely to bundle together three growing product sets into new packaged retail solutions that combine portfolio construction, risk management and investment oversight into a single investment fund.</em></strong></p> Surveys & research Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:30:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225801 at http://www.etfexpress.com RBS to redeem 13 ETNs http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/24/225784/rbs-redeem-13-etns <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is to redeem 13 exchange traded notes (ETNs) on or about 7 July, 2015.</em></strong></p> Trading & Execution Wed, 24 Jun 2015 12:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225784 at http://www.etfexpress.com Nasdaq lists two new ProShares ETFs http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/24/225775/nasdaq-lists-two-new-proshares-etfs <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>ProShares has listed two new exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on Nasdaq &ndash; UltraPro Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (UBIO) and UltraPro Short Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (ZBIO). Both funds track the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index.</em></strong></p> Trading & Execution Wed, 24 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225775 at http://www.etfexpress.com Concerns remain on transparency of smart beta ETFs http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/23/225750/concerns-remain-transparency-smart-beta-etfs <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> inhouse content </div> </div> </div> <p><em><strong>A survey of investment professionals conducted as part of the Amundi ETF &amp; Indexing research chair at EDHEC-Risk Institute on &ldquo;ETF and Passive Investment Strategies,&rdquo; has solicited the views of European ETF investors on &ldquo;smart beta&rdquo; ETFs.</strong></em></p> Smart Beta Tue, 23 Jun 2015 16:18:10 +0000 beverlychandler 225750 at http://www.etfexpress.com Van Eck Global marks three-year anniversary of fixed income ETFs http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/23/225712/van-eck-global-marks-three-year-anniversary-fixed-income-etfs <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>Van Eck Global&rsquo;s three fixed income ETFs &ndash; 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) &ndash; have all passed their third anniversary of trading.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Trading & Execution Tue, 23 Jun 2015 12:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225712 at http://www.etfexpress.com Greg Ehret named president of SSGA http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/23/225718/greg-ehret-named-president-ssga <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>State Street Global Advisors (SSGA), the asset management business of State Street Corporation has appointed Greg Ehret, 45, as president. He will continue to report to Ron O&rsquo;Hanley, chief executive officer of SSGA.</em></strong></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:30:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225718 at http://www.etfexpress.com Vito Sciaraffia joins Innealta Capital as Vice President of Investment Strategy http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/06/23/225709/vito-sciaraffia-joins-innealta-capital-vice-president-investment-strategy <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-06-30&searchType=advanced" title="See all ETF funds" alt="See all ETF funds">ETF</a> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-inhouse-content"> <div class="field-label">Inhouse content:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> off </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>Vito Sciaraffia, PhD, has joined Innealta Capital &ndash; a quantitative asset management firm specialising in the active management of portfolios of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) &ndash; as Vice President of Investment Strategy.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 23 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 225709 at http://www.etfexpress.com