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NASDAQ Stock Market files rule change to list and trade 18 NextShares Funds

Tue, 28/04/2015 - 12:00

The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC (Nasdaq) has filed a proposed rule change with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list and trade under Nasdaq Rule 5745 the shares 18 NextShares exchange-traded managed funds. »

Beverly Chandler

ETFGI claims Q2 ETF assets will beat hedge funds

Tue, 28/04/2015 - 09:03

The second quarter of 2015 will see assets invested in the global ETF/ETP industry beat the global hedge fund industry according to industry research group ETFGI. »

Nitesh Shah

Profit-taking drives USD58.1 million out of long oil ETPs

Tue, 28/04/2015 - 09:00

With Brent and WTI oil prices bouncing a further 1.4 per cent and 1.8 per cent respectively last week, more investors took profit on their positions, according to ETF Serucrites latest Commodity ETP Weekly report. »

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Mutual fund flows outpace ETF flows for third month straight  

Tue, 28/04/2015 - 06:00

Mutual fund assets experienced a slight 0.9 per cent dip in March, ending the month at USD12.3 trillion. Flows continue to be a bright spot for mutual funds, as they outpaced ETFs for the third straight month, taking in USD29.6 billion.   »

Beverly Chandler

Lyxor finds traditional ‘core’ active asset management is shrinking

Mon, 27/04/2015 - 14:39

Lyxor Asset Management’s Chief Investment Officer Nicolas Gaussel has identified a key trend that has dominated asset management since the turn of the millennium - the shift of assets away from traditional “core” active mandates. »

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Deutsche X-trackers to close target-date ETFs

Mon, 27/04/2015 - 09:00

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (Deutsche AWM) US ETF platform, Deutsche X-trackerr, is to close and liquidate the following five target-date exchange traded funds (ETFs), representing less than 1 per cent of the platform’s assets. »

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Jon Matonis joins bitcoin financial services firm First Global Credit

Mon, 27/04/2015 - 06:00

First Global Credit, the first company offering investors the facility to trade stocks, commodities, and ETFs using bitcoin as margin collateral has appointed Jon Matonis to the First Global Credit Board as a non-executive Director. »

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JCF lowers minimum investment requirement for Market Vectors Israel ETF to USD5,000

Fri, 24/04/2015 - 17:00

Jewish Communal Fund (JCF), a charity that facilitates charitable giving for more than 6,000 fund holders through donor advised funds,has lowered the minimum investment requirement for the Market Vectors Israel ETF (ISRA) from USD50,000 to USD5,000. »

Beverly Chandler

F&C reported to be joining the UK’s ETF market

Fri, 24/04/2015 - 10:46

News came this morning that F&C Asset Management is to launch a range of ETFs and a total return fund in the UK, drawing on the ETF experience of its new owners, Canadian group Bank of Montreal (BMO).   »

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WisdomTree Europe hires Head of Sales

Fri, 24/04/2015 - 09:00

WisdomTree, an exchange-traded fund (ETF) and exchange-traded product (ETP) sponsor, has appointed Nizam Hamid as Head of Sales for WisdomTree Europe. »

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Wealth Adviser Awards 2015

Wealth Adviser Awards 2015

Thu, 21/05/2015 - 13:50

The Wealth Adviser Awards 2015 were determined by the votes of Wealth Adviser's readers, who include wealth managers, IFAs, fund managers, family offices, law firms, accounting firms and other industry professionals. This Special Report includes the full list of winners plus links to video footage of the Awards... »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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etffexpress Awards 2015 - The Winners

etffexpress Awards 2015 - The Winners

Tue, 24/03/2015 - 15:58

The etfexpress Awards 2015 for excellence among managers and service providers of exchange traded funds/products celebrate the achievements of firms that contributed to another year of significant growth in assets for the sector, with assets under management in ETFs/ETPs nearing the USD500bn mark.... »

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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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