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Boost ETP hires Gea Smolic as director of German sales

Boost ETP, a provider of short and leverage exchange-traded products, has appointed Gea Smolic as director of German sales. »


Euros

European ETFs and ETPs gather record USD47.4bn in net new assets in Q3 2014

Exchange-traded funds and exchange-traded products listed in Europe suffered net outflows of USD3.1 billion in September, but they gathered a record USD47.4 billion in net new assets through the end of Q3 2014, according to ETFGI. »


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Tradeweb Equity ETF volume up two per cent in Q3

Equity-based exchange-traded funds enjoyed a strong third quarter on Tradeweb, with volume increasing by two percentage points to 67 per cent, as a proportion of the overall traded volume. »


Index

ERI Scientific Beta smart beta indices underperform cap-weighted indices in September

The SciBeta Developed Multi-Beta Multi-Strategy EW index and the SciBeta Developed Multi-Beta Multi-Strategy ERC index posted negative relative returns in September of -0.65 per cent and -0.68 per cent, respectively, compared to cap-weighted indices. »


Green light

Source and Ashmore launch first actively-managed European ETFs providing emerging market fixed income exposure

Source and Ashmore have partnered to launch the first funds in Europe that offer Ashmore’s expertise within an efficient, actively managed exchange-traded fund structure. »


Globe and money

Global ETFs and ETPs gather USD199bn in net new assets through end of Q3 2014

Exchange-traded funds and exchange-traded products globally have gathered a record USD199 billion in net new assets through the end of Q3 2014, surpassing the previous high of USD185.8 billion set in the first three quarters of 2012. »


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All bar one of IndexIQ’s investable hedge fund replication indices negative in September

Six out of seven of IndexIQ’s proprietary family of hedge fund replication and alternative beta indices finished September in negative territory. »


Index

Changes made to Barclays OFI SteelPath Midstream MLP Index

Barclays Bank and OFI Global Asset Management are making changes to the composition of the Barclays OFI SteelPath Midstream MLP Index. »


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iShares launches Factor ETF series

iShares has launched a Factor ETF series as investors seeking exposure to global equity markets express more distinct views on specific drivers of risk and return. »


Oil rig

Infrastructure Capital Advisors launches first actively managed MLP ETF

Infrastructure Capital Advisors has launched the InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA), the first actively-managed ETF offering pure MLP exposure. »


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