The Declining Fiscal Health of America’s Cities
Municipal revenues are expected to grow much more slowly in 2017 while expenditures remain steady and state and federal aid continues to decline.
Fintech Will Change ‘Every Familiar Aspect’ of ETFs: PwC
Firms can’t stop the march of automation; instead, they should use it to their advantage, PwC says in a new report.
No Slowing of ETF Growth, Just New Areas to Grow Into
One thing was certain at Morningstar's ETF conference: The ETF growth train doesn’t seem to be slowing down and more firms want to climb aboard.
ETF Buyers Pile Into Lithium as China Telegraphs Intent to Shift to Electric Vehicles
The ETF, which trades under the symbol LIT, jumped 5% Monday after China said it would set deadline to end sales of fossil-fueled vehicles.
Morningstar’s August Winners & Losers
Close to 50 mutual funds get new analyst ratings from the research firm, while 95 have their ratings affirmed.
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.