Under the Hood: The Race Between ETFs and Mutual Funds
As exchange-traded products grow in popularity, some believe they will one day dominate mutual funds.
SSgA Taps Former Fidelity Exec O’Hanley as New President, CEO
New State Street Global Advisors head O’Hanley also spent 13 years in leadership positions at Mellon Bank and Bank of New York Mellon.
New Hire Roundup: Barclays Taps Bhargava to Head Wealth, Investment Management
In another personnel move, Michael McKeigue has joined Montage Investments as managing director of the national accounts team.
U.S. ETFs Added $73.5 Billion in First Half of 2014
ETF.com reports the 10 ETFs with the biggest inflows — and the 10 with the biggest outflows.
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.
State Street Makes Case for ETFs in Obama’s Second Term
Targeted ETFs to consider in 2013 include REITs, munis and health care, says David Mazza, State Street’s head of ETF investment strategy.
Inflation Boogeyman Will Strike Suddenly—Be Prepared: Merk, Goolgasian
Someday, in the possibly near future, you will suddenly be paying $10 for a gallon of milk and wondering how it happened so fast.
No Jargon, Please: Think 401(k) Investors Know What ‘Fund’ Means? Think Again
Plain English, it turns out, is the key to getting employees to save more for retirement, says a survey of retirement plan participants released by State Street Global Advisors.
Catching up with… Kristi Mitchem
Retirement income and what to do about it … the perennial subject that always gets advisors talking.
Nuveen and State Street Debut Build America Bond ETF
Unlike most municipal bonds, BABs are taxable and current yields are comparable to corporate bonds, which historically have had a higher default rate than municipal bonds.