In my opinion

In My Opinion

New adviser tech solutions

New adviser tech solutions

AIH Fintech's Ahmed Imtiaz Habib writes that after the recent market correction, the burning question going through the minds of advisers and their clients was the average recovery period for the past 5 per cent, 10 per cent or even 15 per cent market corrections. 

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Due diligence framework needed for selecting index ETFs

Due diligence framework needed for selecting index ETFs

Prerna Chandak, pictured, Vice President ETFs at Canada’s Mackenzie Investments, has published a white paper on index investing, finding that advisers and investors should consider a due diligence framework for selecting index ETFs, ideally one that includes four key components: assessing index exposure, product structure, total cost of ownership and support offered by the ETF provider.

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Three areas of opportunity to support the rapid growth of the ETF industry

Three areas of opportunity to support the rapid growth of the ETF industry

Bill Kapogiannis, DTCC Executive Director, Equities Clearing Services writes that there is nothing like a crisis to help put things into perspective, and the market volatility that ensued as a result of the pandemic has placed a spotlight on the operations of the ETF market, especially as it relates to the need to increase operational efficiency while removing as much counterparty risk as possible.