Top Portfolio Products: UBS Adds REIT ETN; Global X Launches Beta ETFs
Also, Diamond Hill rolls out valuation-weighted exchange-traded fund, and Pomona Capital adds private-equity product.
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.
New Hire Roundup: DOL Still Seeks Advisory Council Nominations
This week in new hires, the DOL is still seeking nominations for its ERISA advisory council, and OneAmerica announced Scott Davison's promotion to president.
JPMorgan, Goldman Top First-Half Dealmaking
The research firm Mergermarket reports on Q1 and Q2 results.
Top Portfolio Products: Vanguard Introduces New Fund, ETF
New products introduced over the last week include a new short-term TIPS index fund and ETF from Vanguard and a suite of new and existing ETFs from iShares.
New Hire Roundup: Putnam Adds Three; Wagner Retires From BlackRock, Joins Board
This week in new hires, David Scheetz, Edward Deeds and James Axford joined Putnam Investments; and Susan Wagner retired as vice chairwoman of BlackRock and was named to its board.
Week’s Top Portfolio Products: AdvisorShares Launches Sustainable ETF
New products introduced over the last week include a new sustainable ETF from AdvisorShares and Philippe Cousteau and a covered bond ETF from ProShares.
Top Portfolio Products: Market Vectors’ Indonesia ETF; Turkish Private Equity Fund Closes
New products introduced over the last week include a new Indonesia small-cap ETF from Market Vectors; the closure of a Turkish private equity fund; a high-yield bond fund from Aberdeen; and a new fund trust from Gemini.
Top Portfolio Products: UBS Launches Internet ETNs, Ariel Offers International and Global Portfolios
This week in new portfolio products, UBS announced two Internet ETNs, and Ariel went international and global with new portfolios.
Convertible Bond Expert Calamos Prepares IPO
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)--Calamos Asset Management Inc., a manager of convertible arbitrage and other strategies in a variety of vehicles including hedge funds, registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission the initial public offering of its Class A common stock. Citigroup and Merrill Lynch & Co. are the underwriters, with Goldman...