PERFORMANCE

McNeil celebrates record assets in white label platform

McNeil celebrates record assets in white label platform

Europe’s first white label ETF platform HANetf has enjoyed 600 per cent AUM growth over the last six months, with net creations across the entire range of products, and assets growing to over USD500 million, according to Hector McNeil (pictured), co-CEO, who founded the firm with Nik Bienkowski in 2017 and issued their first ETF at the end of 2018.

IN MY OPINION

The spectre of further market volatility haunts investors as they look for income

The spectre of further market volatility haunts investors as they look for income

After the mother of all market selloffs in March and the mother of all market rebounds in April, it is long overdue to survey the debris that some investors might mistake for a well-constructed portfolio. As an income investor one should really ‘beware the Ides of March’ and in this article I will review four sources of income and the risks that come with that territory.

FUND DISTRIBUTION

TrackInsight names Nasdaq as its exclusive distributor in North America and publishes global ETF report

TrackInsight names Nasdaq as its exclusive distributor in North America and publishes global ETF report

ETF analytics platform, TrackInsight, has agreed a deal with Nasdaq to be its exclusive distributor for North America, disseminating its services to financial institutions throughout North and South America and promoting the platform’s usage among investment professionals.

CRYPTOCURRENCY

21Shares aims for institutional grade offering in crypto space

21Shares aims for institutional grade offering in crypto space

March saw the rebranding of Amun AG into 21Shares as the company sought to separate its technology products from its financial business – and also to produce a more financially appropriate name for a Swiss-based company with four spoken languages within its offices. There is a crypto hint in the new name too as it is a homage to the total maximum supply of bitcoin, as only 21 million bitcoin will ever be in circulation.