The principal opposer in etfLIVE’s debate, ‘This house believes ETFs will ultimately increase instability in the capital markets’, is Allan Lane (pictured), co-founder of Algo-Chain, a model portfolio firm which exclusively uses ETFs.
Joining the panel on trends and thematic investing in ETFs at this year’s etfLIVE event is Oliver Smith, investment director at multi-family office Sandaire.
Helen Thomas, CEO of financial consultancy Blondemoney, has stepped bravely into the role of being the second proposer in the debate at the heart of the etfLIVE Europe event ETF Express is hosting in May this year.
The relationship between hedge funds and ETFs is a complicated back story for our Proposer of the motion in May’s etfLIVE’s “Big Debate”.
It’s been a long time since Alan Miller, CIO and Founding Partner of SCM Direct, was a hedge fund manager. He left New Star in 2006 and throughout his career had managed money in all types of structures and asset classes, but the ‘hedge fund manager who converted to actively managing only ETFs’ is an easy win in editorial terms, so ‘a former hedge fund manager’ he often remains.
Scott McKenna, director, ETFLogic, reports from the US from the latest Inside ETFs conference…
iM Global Partner and Dynamic Beta investments (DBi) have launched the iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF, one of the first actively-managed Managed Futures exchange traded funds (ETF) on the market.
iShares ESG MSCI USA Leaders ETF (SUSL) has launched with more than USD800 million in investment from Ilmarinen, Finland’s largest pension insurance company.
It’s a big question that this webinar – A realist's view: What you need to know about launching a fund – will aim to answer with the help of a panel of industry experts.
The etfexpress Awards 2018 recognise excellence among managers and service providers of exchange traded funds. The winners, who were presented with their awards in London on 8 March, were decided by a poll of etfexpress readers, who include both investors and managers as well as other industry professionals at firms including fund administrators, custodians, accountants and auditors, law firms, consultants and distributors.