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AdvisorShares to close two of its four currency hedged gold ETFs

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 09:00

AdvisorShares is consolidating its 40 Act Currency Hedged Gold ETF suite by closing two of the four exchange traded funds in the range. »

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Australian ETF industry breaks multiple records in 2014

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 06:00

The Australian exchange traded fund (ETF) market saw a number of key metrics reach record levels in 2014, according to BetaShares Australian ETF Review: Year End 2014. »

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PowerShares Canada to terminate two ETFs

Mon, 19/01/2015 - 12:00

PowerShares Canada is to terminatePowerShares S&P/TSX Composite High Beta Index ETF (THB) and PowerShares S&P 500 High Beta (CAD Hedged) Index ETF (UHB) on or about 6 April, 2015. »

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Invesco PowerShares licenses Russell 1000 Equal Weight Index for new ETF

Mon, 19/01/2015 - 09:00

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management has selected the Russell 1000 Equal Weight Index as the basis for a new exchange traded fund (ETF). »

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First Asset Pipes & Power Income Fund completes ETF conversion

Mon, 19/01/2015 - 06:00

First Asset Active Utility & Infrastructure ETF (the "First Asset ETF") (TSX: FAI) announces that it has completed the conversion from a closed-end fund  »

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Source offering some of the lowest management fees in European ETFs/ETPs

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 12:00

Source is offering some of the most competitively priced core ETP exposure including S&P500 and Eurostoxx 50 at 5bps pa MSCI Europe at 20bp pa and Physical Gold at 29bp pa.  »

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Morningstar passive mutual fund and ETF flows exceeded active in 2014

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 09:00

Passive mutual fund and ETF flows exceeded active flows in 2014 for all equity Morningstar Category Groups, as well as for taxable-bond funds.  »

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Japan ETFs/ETPs see record level of USD16.3 billion NNA in 2014, says ETFGI

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 06:00

ETFs/ETPs listed in Japan gathered a record level of 5.4 billion US dollars in net new assets in December and a record level of 16.3 billion US dollars in NNA in 2014, according to ETFGI.  »

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First Asset Pipes & Power Income Fund confirms ETF conversion details

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 15:30

The First Asset Pipes & Power Income Fund has filed a final prospectus dated 12 January, 2015 with the securities regulatory authorities of all of the provinces and territories of Canada for conversion to  an exchange-traded fund (ETF). »

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Horizons ETFs sets unit consolidation ratio for DLR/DLR.U

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 12:30

Horizons ETFs Management has set the ratio for the previously announced consolidation of the Horizons US Dollar Currency ETF (DLR, DLR.U) which is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. »

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Andrew Milligan, Standard Life Investments

2015 a pivotal year for global markets

Mon, 22/12/2014 - 09:57

Standard Life Investments, the global investment manager, believes that 2015 has all the hallmarks of a pivotal year for global financial markets. Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy, Standard Life Investments, comments… ... »

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Voting for the 6th edition of the etfexpress Global Awards has now closed. The awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony in London, and the winners will be announced in due course. ... »

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Guide to relocation 2014

Guide to Relocation 2014

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 10:53

The GFM Guide to Relocation 2014 draws together in one volume the key points covering the relocation of investment funds and managers to the following major jurisdictions – The Bahamas, BVI, Guernsey, Malta and Ticino... »

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Neil Williams, Hermes

Hermes Chief Economist Neil Williams comments on the latest UK inflation statistics… ... »

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