Goldman Sachs Cuts Smart-Beta Fees to a New Low Level
Its equal-weighted large-cap fund now costs just 9 basis points in fees, less than State Street's S&P 500 ETF trust.
FinaMetrica Offers XYPN Members Risk Tolerance Toolkit: Portfolio Products
In addition, Franklin Templeton launched two new municipal bond ETFs and Sage Advisory Services added a customized laddered muni strategy.
6 ETF Questions Advisors Ask Most
Franklin Templeton Investments’ David Mann outlines some of the main questions his firm gets from ETF clients. The answers will help both investors and advisors.
These ETFs Give Profits to Charity
Their creators say the charitable contributions come from their own revenues, not from investors’ earnings.
AssetMark Launches New Retirement Offering
AssetMark Retirement Services consolidates recordkeeping, administration and asset management in one place.
ETF Use Keeps Growing (and Growing)
Interest in socially responsible ETF strategies is growing, according to a Schwab survey.
DoubleLine Hires Exec for Latin America; Ariel Elects New Board Member
Joel Peña, a former Pimco and Robeco employee, has a new role, as does Heather Tookes of Yale's School of Management.
Here's What Drove Strong Portfolio Performance in First Half
And can that be repeated? The best performing asset portfolios were overweight equities, Natixis says, leaving them with a higher risk profile.
Gary Cohn Would Do ‘Great Job’ as Fed Chairman: Blankfein
“If Gary got the job, I think he would do a different job but a great job,” Goldman CEO Lloyd Blankfein says.
Security Benefit Adds 9 Funds to Variable Annuities: Portfolio Products
Also, Turner Investments acquires Elkhorn Capital Group and plans new products.