FUND SERVICES

SEI gears up for non or semi-transparent ETFs

SEI gears up for non or semi-transparent ETFs

Commenting on the new non-transparent or semi-transparent ETFs expected to launch soon in the US, John Alshefski, Senior Vice President and Managing Director and Head of SEI’s Traditional business within the Investment Manager Services division, explains that the firm is extending its USD75 billion Advisors’ Inner Circle (AIC) platform to incorporate ETFs within its turnkey series trust operational infrastructure

IN MY OPINION

VanEck ups its game in a world where stock picking is harder than rocket science

VanEck ups its game in a world where stock picking is harder than rocket science

By Allan Lane, Algo-Chain – Under the spotlight today is VanEck's Vectors Video Gaming and eSports UCITS ETF which provides investors with a one-click opportunity to access the brave new world of competitive video gaming.  As a professional player one can compete for prize money that even Tiger Woods would be proud to win, and partly explains why the early revenue growth has been close to 40 per cent since 2015.  

TRADING

Old Mission expands to offer institutional services

Old Mission expands to offer institutional services

Market maker Old Mission has obtained a brokerage license modification for its Old Mission Markets’ subsidiary from Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, which will enable Old Mission Markets to begin offering trading services directly to buy-side institutions and ETF issuers later this year, complementing the firm’s existing market making business conducted through the Old Mission Capital broker-dealer.