CORONAVIRUS

TrueMark’s ECOZ outperforms the S&P

TrueMark’s ECOZ outperforms the S&P

TrueMark Investments’ Principal and Chief Investment Officer Jordan Waldrep, Principal, provider of the ESG Active Opportunities ETF (ECOZ), comments that the Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated new societal trends such as working from home and contactless payments.

SEMI-TRANSPARENT ETFS

SS&C ALPS comments on semi-transparent ETF models

SS&C ALPS comments on semi-transparent ETF models

Following the recent launch of the first semi-transparent ETFs in the US, Nichole Kramer, Manager, Distribution ETF Operations, SS&C ALPS, has commented on the different models of semi and non-transparent ETF offerings available at the moment. She writes that SS&C ALPS has a long history of working with ETF providers of all types: “With our deep knowledge in the space, we can assist firms in evaluating which might be the right fit.”

IN MY OPINION

In a world driven by stochastic hares and deterministic tortoises what have we learnt since the launch of SPY?

In a world driven by stochastic hares and deterministic tortoises what have we learnt since the launch of SPY?

As the speed of tech driven change accelerated during those two decades, and each one of us constantly refreshed our RAM, our ability to remember the past seems to have gone by the wayside.  Add to that another seven years when the SPDR S&P 500 Trust ETF was first listed on the New York Stock Exchange – can any of us ever truly remember how it was back in the good old days?