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.
New ETF Offerings Hit the Street
It was a busy third quarter for ETF providers, as they introduced new products to meet market demand and round out their fund lineups. State Street...
State Street Launches Preferred Stock ETF
State Street Global Advisors has just launched the SPDR Wells Fargo Preferred Stock ETF (PSK). The new fund is linked to the Wells Fargo Hybrid...
First Convertible-Bond ETF Debuts
The SPDR Barclays Capital Convertible Bond ETF is benchmarked to the Barclays Capital U.S. Convertible Bond >$500MM Index. Convertible bonds are bonds that can be...