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Innovation theme is key says Goldman Sachs

Innovation theme is key says Goldman Sachs

A new white paper by the Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Fundamental Equity team on investing in innovation finds that the pull-back in valuations within ‘innovation equities’ has created an attractive entry point for long-term investors into thematic stocks – those focused on areas that are more likely to experience long-term growth. 

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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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Bring ETF benefits to the active space HANetf argues

Bring ETF benefits to the active space HANetf argues

In the third and final part of his commentary arguing for non-transparent active ETFs, Hector McNeil (pictured), co-Founder and co-CEO of HANetf writes  that ETFs have frequently been described as ‘democratic’ investment tools – institutional and retail investors have access to the same products, the same information and the trading flexibility.