MSCI to Add China A Shares to Emerging Markets Index: What It Means for Investors
The change could increase inflows into Chinese stocks and improve governance standards, but risks remain.
Vanguard Preps to Offer Actively Managed ETFs
Analyst Todd Rosenbluth likens Vanguard's push into the active ETF space to an elephant in the jungle: “The other animals should take notice.”
BNY Mellon’s Pershing Launches No-Fee ETF Platform: Portfolio Products
In other product news, Envestnet | Yodlee launched a personal financial wellness solution.
Schwab, LPL Mid-Year Outlooks: Beware, Goldilocks Ahead
A review of mid-year outlooks from several major financial firms reveals caution about expectations and risks but no recession or market crash.
In Fierce Battle Over Active ETFs, Nationwide Is on All Sides
The company may use an active ETF from a manager that keeps its holdings hidden.
How Orion Advisor Services Is Helping Advisors Manage Credit Risk
A new partnership with Moody’s Analytics provides Orion's clients access to timely changes in credit ratings.
Equities Are Overvalued, Many Investors in Merrill Survey Say
Chinese credit tightening is still seen as the top tail risk.
Trump Administration to Call for Modest Changes to Banking Rules
But it's still expected to target the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Volcker Rule.
SIFMA Economic Panel Trims Outook for Growth, Inflation
The panel now expects GDP will grow 2.1% this year while inflation rises 1.8%.
Goldman Sachs Launches First Bond ETF: Portfolio Products
Nuveen also launched two new ETFs that track ESG criteria.