Top Portfolio Products: Vanguard Launches Global Low-Volatility Fund
S&P Capital rolls out a new ETF style classification system, Guggenheim adds to BulletShares corporate-bond lineup, and PowerShares changes the names of its DWA Technical Leaders ETFs.
New Hire Roundup: Clearbrook Names Leslie Billet Managing Director
Deb Clarke has become Mercer's global head of investment research, and Bruce Graham recently joined CAPTRUST Financial Advisors as a vice president and advisor.
How Investment Gurus Are Fixing Fixed-Income Portfolios
When the bond bubble burst, advisors and their retiree clients suddenly realized they would need to get into new investments — and fast, said Envestnet|PMC strategist Tim Clift.
Top Portfolio Products: New Income Indexes for Pre-Retirees From BlackRock
Plus, Fidelity to launch 10 ETFs with BlackRock as subadvisor, KraneShares rolls out China Internet ETF, and American Century introduces retirement share class.
Guggenheim's Belden on Interest Rate Risk and ETFs
Guggenheim Investments' William Belden suggests one way to deal with rising rate anxiety: shorten duration to lower risk and volatility.
Top Portfolio Products: Neuberger Berman Introduces China Equity Fund
New products introduced over the last week include a new China equity fund from Neuberger Berman, a new bear ETF from AdvisorShares and two new BulletShares ETFs from Guggenheim.
New Hire Roundup: Westport Resources Promotes DeLaura
This week in new hires, Westport Resources promoted Christopher DeLaura and added Ashley Schexnaildre, and Susan Axelrod was promoted and Jonathan Sokobin was added by FINRA.
Enthused About Innovation
William H. Belden, III is a managing director and head of product development at Guggenheim Investments.
Top 4 Commission-Free ETF Platforms
Here's what the major firms offer when it comes to trading for free in the exchange-traded universe.
Top Portfolio Products: OneAmerica Debuts Index(k)
New products introduced over the last week include the CurrencyShares Singapore Dollar Trust from Guggenheim Investments and the Salient Global Equity Fund from Salient Partners.