Franklin Templeton to Launch 16 Passive ETFs
With fees of 9 to 19 basis points, the fund firm joins the low-priced ETF space with country-specific and regional products.
VictoryShares Introduces High Dividend Emerging Market ETF: Portfolio Products
Columbia Threadneedle Investments launched a new target date solution.
Don’t Forget Japanese Stocks When Investing in Developed Markets
The Nikkei 225 has just reached a 21-year high, outperforming U.S. and European markets.
How Advisors Really Use Morningstar Fund Ratings
A recent Wall Street Journal investigation found the ratings have a limited value, but most advisors already knew that.
Retirement Saving Checklist: 15 Things to Know That Can Lead to Success
Using this checklist, clients can be better prepared for retirement by assessing their behavior and actions around retirement saving.
John Bogle Warns: Vanguard Is Getting Too Big
"Economies of scale just can't keep going on much longer," the founder and former CEO of the mutual fund giant says.
ECB to Scale Back Bond Purchases
The tapering will be gradual and begin next year.
Fidelity Rolls Out New Bond Fund and 2 Lower-Priced Share Classes
The Fidelity Short-Term Bond Index Fund can be bought with fees as low as 3 basis points.
AI-Powered Equity ETF Launches on NYSE Arca: Portfolio Products
In other product news, IndexIQ launches two actively managed municipal bond ETFs.
Making the Case for Strategic Beta as Fees Plunge
As strategic beta funds get cheaper and more plentiful, Morningstar's Ben Johnson and Schwab's Tony Davidow offer their analysis and advice.