Andrew Walsh, Head of UBS ETF Sales, UK

UBS Global Asset Management – Best Mixed ETF Manager

UBS Global Asset Management’s ETF business has grown steadily in recent years to become Europe’s 4th largest ETF provider. Although UBS has been in the ETF space for 12 years, it has only been operating in the UK for less than two years – indeed, in 2012 the listing of 66 ETFs on the London Stock Exchange was the largest ever by an ETF provider. »

Koei Imai, Head of ETF Centre at Nikko AM

Nikko Asset Management – Best Asia Pacific Equity ETF Manager

These are exciting times for Nikko Asset Management. As one of Japan’s largest ETF providers, the fact that Japanese equities over the last 12 months have rediscovered their lustre puts Nikko AM in a strong position to deliver not only high quality Japan ETFs, but cost-effective ones as well. »

Nicholas Brooks ETF Securities

ETF Securities – Best Commodity ETF Manager

ETF Securities has established itself as one of the true pioneers in the commodity ETP arena. Commodities dominate the firm’s product suite of 278 ETPs with 100 individual ETCs available to investors.  »

James Williams, etfexpress

Innovation and improving markets could drive ETF market to USD3tn in 2014

There was a palpable sense of optimism at this year’s etfexpress Awards event, held in London’s Mayfair at the end of February this year. Across the entire food chain, from ETF sponsors and investors to exchanges and administrators, interest in ETFs continues to gain momentum. »

etfexpress Global Awards 2014

etfexpress Global Awards 2014 – The Winners

The winners of the etfexpress Global Awards 2014, as voted for by our readers… »

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Reality Shares adds five sales and analysis staff

San Diego-based exchange-traded fund index firm Reality Shares has recruited five more industry professionals. »

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First liquid alternative ETF marks fifth anniversary

The first and largest hedge fund-style exchange-traded fund, the IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF (QAI), now holds more than USD690m in assets. »


EURO STOXX Low Risk Weighted 100 Index licensed to SSgA

The EURO STOXX Low Risk Weighted 100 Index has been licensed to State Street Global Advisors for a new ETF, the SPDR EURO STOXX Low Volatility UCITS ETF, which will trade on Deutsche Borse’s Xetra. »

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Invesco PowerShares celebrates 15-year anniversary of PowerShares QQQ

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management’s PowerShares QQQ Portfolio exchange-traded fund has passed its 15th anniversary. »

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PowerShares Canada makes changes to three ETFs and one mutual fund

PowerShares Canada is making changes to the investment strategy of PowerShares Canadian Preferred Share Index Class and PowerShares Canadian Preferred Share Index ETF (PPS). »

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