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Five out of seven IndexIQ investable hedge fund replication indexes positive in February

Thu, 05/03/2015 - 13:30

Five out of seven of IndexIQ’s proprietary family of investable hedge fund replication indexes recorded positive returns in February. »

James Williams, Hedgeweek

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Thu, 05/03/2015 - 13:24

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BlackRock reduces fees for iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)

Thu, 05/03/2015 - 11:30

BlackRock Asset Management Canada is reducing the management fees for the iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond Index ETF (CAD-Hedged) (XEB).  »

Nitesh Shah, ETF Securities

ETPs see boost as oil price continues to flounder

Thu, 05/03/2015 - 10:34

Last week saw the 22nd consecutive week of inflows into long ETF Securities’ WTI ETPs, reflecting investor demand for exposure to US crude oil. Some USD 50.7m flowed into long WTI ETPs as the price dropped by 5.8 per cent on the back of a widening US supply glut. »

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ArrowShares launches Arrow QVM Equity Factor ETF

Thu, 05/03/2015 - 09:00

Arrow Investment Advisors has expanded its exchange traded fund (ETF) lineup with the launch of the Arrow QVM Equity Factor ETF (NYSE: QVM).  »

Bev Chandler, etfexpress

Europe and emerging markets star in best year so far for ETPs

Thu, 05/03/2015 - 09:00

This year is proving to be the best year so far for global growth of ETPs, according to research by BlackRock. February saw global ETP flows of USD50bn, which represented the fourth best month on record and pushed the year-to-date figure to USD62.3bn. »

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WisdomTree’s 3OIL ETF exceeds USD67m AUM

Wed, 04/03/2015 - 13:30

WisdomTree Europe’s Boost WTI Oil 3x Leverage Daily ETP (3OIL) reached USD67m of AUM on 25 February 2015.  »

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Horizons ETFs appoints co-CEOs

Wed, 04/03/2015 - 09:00

Horizons ETFs Management has appointed Executive Chairman Taeyong Lee and Chife Investment Officer Steven Hawkins as Co-Chief Executive Officers. »

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DeAWM launches three new interest rate hedged ETFs

Wed, 04/03/2015 - 06:00

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) has launched three interest rate hedged ETFs providing exposure to US dollar denominated investment grade, high yield corporate and emerging markets sovereign and quasi sovereign debt. »

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All six MVIS long/short equity indices positive in February

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 15:00

All six of Market Vectors Index Solutions (MVIS) investable Long/Short Equity Indices recorded positive performance in February.  »

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State Street Global Markets – Fund Connect

This Special Report unveils the ways in which State Street Global Markets' Fund Connect ETF platform is bringing new levels of efficiency to the the ETF marketplace, and includes expert comment from the perspective of an AP... »

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Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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Richard Hoey, BNY Mellon

Global gross domestic product (GDP) growth should accelerate somewhat in 2015 and 2016 from the pace of the last three years because of much lower oil prices, the avoidance of special drags on the world economy, and continuing easy monetary policies from global central banks, according to  BNY Mellon Chief Economist Richard Hoey. Hoey (pictured) made the comments in his February outlook.  ... »

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Watch out for a bounce in the euro

Tue, 03/02/2015 - 12:05

Following recent dips in the Euro, Jeff Keen, fund manager at Waverton Investment Management, offers his view on why it will rebound… ... »

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Reasons to be bearish on oil

Mon, 16/02/2015 - 18:26

Despite the sharp falls in the oil price, the unwinding of speculative bullish positions that has reinforced downward pressure since the summer of 2014 is probably not yet over, says Viktor Nossek, Director of Research, WisdomTree Europe…  ... »

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