Will Fisher, Senior Quantitative Developer at SigTech, set out to investigate how Proshares’ bitcoin ETF works in practice and how to simulate its performance.
In my opinion
Benjamin Dean, Director, Digital Assets, WisdomTree explores what lies around the corner for digital assets
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.
Jad Comair, president of Melanion Capital, believes it’s time to think beyond a bitcoin ETF.
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.
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.
Ross Klein (pictured), Founder and Chief Investment Officer at Changebridge Capital, writes on the potential effects of a proposed tax law change in the US on ETFs.
Fred Zheng (pictured) at Triplicity writes on the growth of ETFs in China – With continuous improvement of the ETF market, the ETF market in China entered a new stage of rapid development in 2020.
Ivan Gilmore (pictured), Head of Securities Trading, London Stock Exchange, London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) writes that stock exchanges have shown resilience through mixed times and looks forward to a golden age of ETFs that lies ahead…
Jordan Waldrep (pictured), Principal and CIO of TrueMark writes that last year, the Environmental, Social, and Governance investing space, or ESG, saw some of the fastest inflows of any area in the ETF universe.