Invesco Distributors has launched the Invesco Portfolio Illustrator, a web-based tool allowing financial advisors to build a proposal of Invesco mutual funds and exchange-traded funds, as well as the universe of both products in a single report.
Technology & software solutions
ETF Issuer Solutions (ETFis) has launched an exchange-traded fund services platform.
All types of managed money solutions used by fee-based advisors are expected to grow over the next two years, but the use of exchange-traded fund-managed accounts will far outpace adoption of other solutions.
Capital One ShareBuilder now offers direct access to Morningstar mutual fund and exchange-traded fund research and analyst reports, as well as Morningstar's proprietary Analyst Ratings for mutual funds.
DeltaOne Solutions, an index and ETF data and technology provider, and Tbricks, a provider of automated trading systems, have formed a strategic alliance.
CIBC Investor's Edge has enhanced its online trading platform for self-directed clients with a new ETF Centre and added tools and research from Morningstar and Thomson Reuters.
Tradeweb Markets has launched a tool that makes it easier and faster to source, price and trade the basket of underlying bonds needed to create or redeem shares in fixed income exchange-traded funds.
BNY Mellon has launched a mobile application that enables shares of exchange-traded funds to be created and redeemed on an iPad.
Markit has launched Markit ETP Analytics, an independent analytics solution for the global exchange-traded products market. Markit ETP Analytics is built on the foundation of Markit’s encyclopaedia and composition data, which spans over 5,100 unique ETPs.
FactSet, a provider of financial data and analytical software for investment professionals, has integrated BlackRock’s iShares Fixed Income Exchange Traded Funds on the FactSet platform.