Merger

IndexIQ announces April 2014 M&A deal holdings in IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF

IndexIQ has announced the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals to which investors can gain exposure in the IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF (MNA). »


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Global ETF and ETP assets reach record USD2.45trn

Flows into exchange-traded funds and exchange-traded products listed globally rebounded in March gathering net inflows of USD11.0bn. »


Tokyo

Tokyo ETF/ETN market vibrant in March

The Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) exchange-traded fund/exchange-traded note market remained vibrant in March 2014, with a daily average trading value of about JPY119.2bn and monthly trading value reaching about JPY2.38trn. »


ETN

Barclays Bank to automatically redeem Barclays ETN+ Short B Leveraged ETNs

Barclays Bank has announced the automatic redemption of its Barclays ETN+ Short B Leveraged Exchange Traded Notes. »


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Six out of seven IndexIQ hedge fund replication indices negative in March

Just one of IndexIQ’s family of hedge fund replication and alternative beta indices recorded a positive return in March. »


Marketing

Direxion launches campaign to promote 3X leveraged ETFs to sophisticated traders

Direxion has begun a marketing campaign designed to raise the profile of its 3X leveraged exchange-traded funds (ETFs) among experienced, active traders. »


ETFs

Fixed income and commodity ETFs see strong quarter as equity ETF volumes fall

First-quarter data derived from trading activity on Tradeweb reveals a solid buying trend for fixed-income exchange-traded funds (ETFs) over the first three months of the year. »


Coins

Direxion planning iBillionaire ETF

Exchange-traded fund provider Direxion is planning to team up with iBillionaire to launch a new ETF, according to a regulatory filing made with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). »


Silver

Boost Silver 3x Short Daily ETP among top performing LSE ETPs

The Boost Silver 3x Short Daily ETP (3SIS) was among the top performing ETPs on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) in March 2014, returning 21.6 per cent. »


Two fingers

Global X Funds makes two senior hires

Exchange-traded fund sponsor Global X Management Company has expanded its team with the appointments of Luis Berruga as chief operating officer and Tom Lynch as senior compliance officer.    »


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