Daily News http://www.etfexpress.com/ en WisdomTree Names Alisa Maute as Head of Sales http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/21/221985/wisdomtree-names-alisa-maute-head-sales <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>ETF and ETP sponsor and asset manager WisdomTree Investments has named lisa Maute as Head of US Sales.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221985 at http://www.etfexpress.com MONOGRAM Fund now available on seven major platforms http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/21/221984/monogram-fund-now-available-seven-major-platforms <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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 Luxembourg domiciled MONOGRAM Fund &ndash; a sub-fund under the Pictet Protea Fund &ndash; is now available to advisers on a number of major platforms.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Funds Tue, 21 Apr 2015 11:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221984 at http://www.etfexpress.com DeAWM launches physical ETF tracking JPX-Nikkei 400 strategic beta index   http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/21/221978/deawm-launches-physical-etf-tracking-jpx-nikkei-400-strategic-beta-index-%C2%A0 <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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 a physical replication exchange-traded fund (ETF) tracking the JPX-Nikkei 400 Index of Japanese stocks.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221978 at http://www.etfexpress.com BATS Global Markets names Laura Morrison Senior Vice President, Global Head of ETPs http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/20/221925/bats-global-markets-names-laura-morrison-senior-vice-president-global-head-etps <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>BATS Global Markets (BATS) has appointed Laura Morrison as Senior Vice President, Global Head of Exchange-Traded Products, continuing its push in the ETF business.</em></strong></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221925 at http://www.etfexpress.com BMO Investments adds five mutual funds to lineup http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/20/221924/bmo-investments-adds-five-mutual-funds-lineup <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>BMO Investments has launched five new mutual funds, including three actively-managed funds of ETFs, which are intended to provide investors with an opportunity to access growth both domestically and globally.</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221924 at http://www.etfexpress.com Futures are more cost-efficient than ETFs, finds new CME white paper http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/20/221939/futures-are-more-cost-efficient-etfs-finds-new-cme-white-paper <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>With capital efficiencies being such a hot ticket issue for hedge funders today, any opportunities to trade with a greater level of efficiency are surely welcome.&nbsp;</p> <p></p> Funds Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:35:57 +0000 mkitchen 221939 at http://www.etfexpress.com Fear of harsh intervention from Chinese regulators hits Asian ETFs http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/20/221937/fear-harsh-intervention-chinese-regulators-hit-asian-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><strong>The close of last week saw the Chinese authorities seek to calm the ever bullish Shanghai and Hong Kong stock indices after they grew 23 per cent in March, achieving the best performance of 93 global benchmarks tracked by Bloomberg. </strong><br /> &nbsp;</p> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:27:10 +0000 beverlychandler 221937 at http://www.etfexpress.com Three new db x-trackers ETFs launch on Xetra http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/20/221917/three-new-db-x-trackers-etfs-launch-xetra <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>Three new db x-trackers ETFs offering access to international developed markets and Japanese stock corporations &ndash; with and without currency hedging &ndash; have launched on Deutsche B&ouml;rse&#39;s XTF segment.</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221917 at http://www.etfexpress.com SSgA enhances Advanced Beta SPDR ETF offering http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/17/221764/ssga-enhances-advanced-beta-spdr-etf-offering <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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) has launched the SPDR MSCI Quality Mix USA ETF on the NYSE Arca providing broad US equity exposure in a portfolio weighted toward attributes that have historically delivered an attractive long-term risk-return profile.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221764 at http://www.etfexpress.com QVAL ETF earns 11.41% return since-inception http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/17/221763/qval-etf-earns-1141-return-inception <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>QVAL, the systematic, transparent, active value investing ETF, posted a 6.08% Net Asset Value return YTD (as of 31 March, 2015), and a 11.41% Net Asset Value return since-inception (October 22, 2014).</em></strong></p> Indexes Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221763 at http://www.etfexpress.com WisdomTree Names David Yates as Chief Information Officer http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/17/221766/wisdomtree-names-david-yates-chief-information-officer <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>Exchange traded fund and product provider WisdomTree Investments has appointed David Yates to the newly-created role of Chief Information Officer (CIO).&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221766 at http://www.etfexpress.com Direxion Investments launches first 2x leveraged China A-Shares ETF http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/17/221757/direxion-investments-launches-first-2x-leveraged-china-shares-etf <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>Direxion Investments has launched the first 2x leveraged exchange-traded fund (ETF) tied to China A-shares &ndash; the Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2x Shares.</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221757 at http://www.etfexpress.com International equity and currency hedged funds lead the way for mutual funds and ETFs in March http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/16/221693/international-equity-and-currency-hedged-funds-lead-way-mutual-funds-and-etfs-marc <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>International-equity funds led the way for mutual funds in March with inflows of approximately USD34.7 billion, while currency-hedged exchange traded funds drove the majority of ETF inflows for the month.</em></strong></p> Results and performance Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221693 at http://www.etfexpress.com SciBeta Developed Low Liquidity Diversified Multi-Strategy is top performing ERI Scientific Beta smart beta index in March http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/16/221672/scibeta-developed-low-liquidity-diversified-multi-strategy-top-performing-eri-scie <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/hedge'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>The SciBeta Developed Low Liquidity Diversified Multi-Strategy index, with a relative return of 1.10 per cent compared to the broad cap-weighted index, was the top performing ERI Scientific Beta smart beta index in March.</em></strong></p> Indexes Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221672 at http://www.etfexpress.com Market Vectors Global Junior Gold Miners Index to underlie Van Eck UCITS ETF http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/16/221671/market-vectors-global-junior-gold-miners-index-underlie-van-eck-ucits-etf <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>Market Vectors Index Solutions (MVIS) has licensed the Market Vectors Global Junior Gold Miners Index (MVGDXJ) to Van Eck Global&nbsp;to underlie the Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners UCITS ETF (GDXJ).&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Indexes Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221671 at http://www.etfexpress.com Van Eck’s China A-Share ETF surpasses USD100m in AUM http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/16/221665/van-eck%E2%80%99s-china-share-etf-surpasses-usd100m-aum <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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 Market Vectors ChinaAMC A-Share ETF sponsored by Van Eck Global, has surpassed USD100m in AUM. The fund was introduced in 2010 as the first ETF to offer investors access to the China A-shares market.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Results and performance Thu, 16 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221665 at http://www.etfexpress.com NYLIM completes acquisition of IndexIQ http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/16/221673/nylim-completes-acquisition-indexiq <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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 Life Investment Management (NYLIM) has completed its acquisition of IndexIQ,&nbsp;with the liquid alternative exchange traded fund provider provider now fully integrated into NYLIM&#39;s family of investment boutiques.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> Acquisitions Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:34:03 +0000 221673 at http://www.etfexpress.com SSgA launches SPDR multi-asset ETF on Xetra http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/16/221596/ssga-launches-spdr-multi-asset-etf-xetra <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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) has launched a new exchange-listed multi-asset index fund, the SPDR Morningstar Multi-Asset Global Infrastructure UCITS ETF on Deutsche B&ouml;rse&#39;s XTF segment.</em></strong></p> Launches & Fundraising Thu, 16 Apr 2015 05:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221596 at http://www.etfexpress.com Largest gold mining ETFs arrive in UCITS form in Europe http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/15/221615/largest-gold-mining-etfs-arrive-ucits-form-europe <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><strong>Van Eck Global Investments Ltd., the Irish management company of the Market Vectors UCITS ETFs, has launched its first European ETFs, the Market Vectors Gold Miners UCITS ETF (GDX) and Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners UCITS ETF (GDXJ) which are based on the global gold mining equity market.</strong><br /> &nbsp;</p> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:09:44 +0000 beverlychandler 221615 at http://www.etfexpress.com PowerShares Canada expands smart beta ETF suite http://www.etfexpress.com/2015/04/15/221570/powershares-canada-expands-smart-beta-etf-suite <a href="http://www.globalfunddata.com/funds/search/etf'?title=&status=Active&return_date=2012-04-21&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>PowerShares Canada has listed three new smart beta ETFs on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). All three ETFs have now closed the initial offerings of units and will be available for trading on TSX when the market opens today.</em></strong></p> Trading & Execution Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 221570 at http://www.etfexpress.com