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Robert Milner and Simon Marks, Carey Olsen

Two new corporate and finance partners at Carey Olsen

Mon, 19/07/2010 - 06:11

Channel Islands law firm Carey Olsen has promoted Robert Milner and Simon Marks to partner in the Jersey corporate and finance practice area. »

Dominique Cerutti, president and deputy chief executive of NYSE Euronext

NYSE Euronext opens London-based securities market

Sun, 18/07/2010 - 16:01

NYSE Euronext has launched a London-based securities market, NYSE Euronext London, aimed at attracting international issuers looking to list in London. »

US flag

US ETP assets under management up 4.3 per cent

Sun, 18/07/2010 - 12:06

Assets under management of US exchange-traded products rose by 4.3 per cent totalling USD798bn at 9 July, according to research by Deutsche Bank. »

Money flow

US ETFs and mutual funds register inflows in June

Sun, 18/07/2010 - 11:03

After registering outflows in May, flows into US mutual funds reached USD13.5bn in June, according to figures from Morningstar. »

Michael A. Petronella, president, CME Group index services

Dow Jones Indexes launches indices tracking inflation expectations

Sun, 18/07/2010 - 10:23

Dow Jones Indexes has launched a family of indices measuring the market's expectation of the future rate of US inflation. »

Seesaw

Direxion Shares launches four leveraged ETFs

Fri, 16/07/2010 - 05:59

Direxion, a provider of alternative investment strategies to sophisticated investors, has added four Direxion Shares Daily 2x ETFs to its existing line-up of multi-directional, leveraged funds. »

Seed capital

Esposito Securities seeds its first ETF

Thu, 15/07/2010 - 12:03

Esposito Securities is seeding its first exchange-traded fund with two creation units totalling USD2.5m of the Mars Hill Global Relative Value ETF. »

Gas ring

UBS launches ETN linked to Alerian Natural Gas MLP Index

Thu, 15/07/2010 - 11:15

UBS Investment Bank has expanded its UBS E-Tracs exchange-traded notes platform by adding the UBS E-Tracs Alerian Natural Gas MLP Index. »

TV

Media leads Stoxx Europe 600 sector ETFs year-to-date

Thu, 15/07/2010 - 06:10

Stoxx Europe 600 sector exchange-traded funds saw USD119.4m net inflows during the week ending 9 July, research by BlackRock shows. »

Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific ETF turnover down 22.3 per cent

Wed, 14/07/2010 - 12:15

Monthly average daily turnover of Asia Pacific exchange-traded funds declined by 22.3 per cent in the quarter ended 30 June 2010, totalling USD780m on 9 July, according to Deutsche Bank. »

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Article

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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euros

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… ... »

Special report
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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oil

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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