Institutional ETF adoption driven by specific investment outcomes

Interest in specific investment outcomes will drive institutional exchange-traded fund (ETF) adoption, according to the July issue of The Cerulli Edge – US monthly Product Trends. »


Barclays extends consent solicitation period for select iPath commodities ETNs

Barclays Bank has extended by two months the expiration date of its consent solicitation for select issues of iPath commodities exchange-traded notes (ETNs). »


Boost launches short and leverage copper and palladium ETCs on Borsa Italiana

Boost ETP has listed Italy’s first 3x short and leverage copper exchange-traded commodities (ETCs) and the first short and leverage palladium ETCs on the Borsa Italiana. »


ETFs based on MSCI indices gather USD29bn in first half

During the first six months of 2014, exchange-traded fund investors directed a larger proportion of new funds into MSCI index-based ETFs than those of any other index provider. »


AdvisorShares launches Athena High Dividend ETF

AdvisorShares has launched the Athena High Dividend ETF (DIVI), managed by AthenaInvest Advisors. »

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Morgan Creek begins as portfolio manager of Global Tactical ETF

Morgan Creek Capital Management has assumed sub-advisor responsibilities of the AdvisorShares Morgan Creek Global Tactical ETF (GTAA). »


New CUSIP and ISIN for Arrow Dow Jones Global Yield ETF

Northern Lights ETF Trust has changed its name to the Arrow ETF Trust. »


Capital Research and Management adopts Precidian Investments’ ActiveShares structure

Capital Research and Management Company has licensed Precidian Investments’ patented intellectual property for actively-managed, periodically-disclosed exchange-traded funds (ETFs). »

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Merk Gold ETF competes first gold delivery to investor

The Merk Gold Trust (OUNZ), the deliverable gold exchange-traded fund that launched in May, has completed its first gold delivery. »


DeAWM expands Core-ETFs range with addition of global equity exposure

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) has expanded its Core-ETFs range with the launch of a direct, physical replication exchange-traded fund providing exposure to the MSCI World Index.  »

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