ETF Costs: What to Watch For
S&P Capital IQ’s Todd Rosenbluth provides helpful, and surprising, advice for ETF success.
Top Portfolio Products: Schwab Debuts Zero-Commission ETF Platform
In other portfolio news, LPL's Fortigent and Central Park Group join forces to offer more access to hedge funds, private equity, real estate and funds of funds.
Schwab Rolls Out ‘Game-Changer’: A Commission-Free ETF Platform
The new OneSource platform sets no limit on how many trades advisors can make with 105 ETFs on offer.
Top 5 Fund Providers Most Liked by Advisors
A Cogent Research survey uncovered the five most liked service providers in each of three fund types: mutual funds, ETFs and variable annuities.
State Street Releases Dividend ETF Guide
The guide compares dividend ETFs from large, established companies including SPDR ETFs, iShares, PowerShares, Vanguard and WisdomTree.
Readers' Choice Awards - Question No. 5
Editor's Note: We messed up. Slight mistake in last month's announcement of the 2008 Readers' Choice Awards. We certainly want to make sure PowerShares gets...
Swimming with PowerShares
When PowerShares Capital Management launched its first two exchange-traded funds (ETFs) back in 2003, a number of observers predicted the company wouldn't survive. At the...
Putting an International Spin on Dividend ETFs
Adding to the growing ETF landscape, New York-based WisdomTree Investments has launched 10 dividend-weighted ETFs in its crusade to compete for a share of the...
PowerShares Debuts Sector, Niche ETFs
PowerShares has been one of the most active issuers of new ETFs this year and no sign of any pause seems to be in sight. In...
New Fundamental Index ETF
PowerShares has launched an ETF that tracks the FTSE RAFI U.S. 1000 index (ticker: PRF). The Research Affiliates Fundamental Index (RAFI) is designed to beat conventional...