Investors Continue to Shun Equity Funds, PIMCO
The SPDR S&P 500 ETF had a 12% drop in assets in January alone, according to a Morningstar report.
Top Portfolio Products: SSGA, Fidelity & Direxion Launch New ETFs
Meanwhile, Vertical Capital rolls out an MLP fund in cooperation with MAI Capital.
Are Actively Managed ETFs Really the Next Big Thing?
There are some benefits, yes, but also some drawbacks that mitigate the cost and tax benefits of traditional ETFs.
ETF Plans for American Funds, GAMCO Move Forward
The two groups will join a crowded field of exchange-traded funds. Both plan to offer nontransparent ETFs.
State Street Cuts Fees on 41 ETFs
The move comes just two weeks after Vanguard surpassed SPDR in ETF assets.
ETFs’ Future Debated by Top ETF Players
Will supply-side product innovation or new demand from millennials and ETF marketplaces fuel the fund sector’s next trillion dollars?
Vanguard Boasts a Trillion Dollars Worth of Boredom and Counting
Martha King makes the non-excitement of Vanguard into a virtue at the Inside ETFs Conference.
More Focused, Less Frequent Marketing Gets Advisors’ Attention
Product providers’ efforts to reach financial advisors may be for naught if they don’t ease up on how often they’re communicating with them.
How Merrill Clear Was Born From Surprise Boomer Discovery
From Merrill Clear creator David Tyrie, an inside look at how Merrill studied what boomer clients really wanted and built it into a retirement platform.
Investors Embraced Passive Funds, Eschewed Active Managers in 2014
Morningstar’s recap of mutual fund and ETF flows shows passive funds led the way with $166 billion in 2014; active funds lost $98 billion.