Pimco Gets Wells Notice Over Total Return ETF Valuations
Regulators are looking at positions in mortgage-backed securities, performance disclosures and other matters.
RIAs Continue ETF Push in Retail Market
Fee-based RIAs, who can deploy low-cost solutions without affecting their revenues, were a major driver of ETFs in Q2, Broadridge found.
What to Do When Your ETF Is Closing
Advisors have two options when their clients are facing an ETF closure.
Are Small Companies the Market’s Achilles Heel?
The demand for safer stocks may be yet another warning sign of turbulence ahead, Ron DeLegge writes.
Icahn, Fink Clash Over Junk Bonds
Investing titan Carl Icahn and BlackRock CEO Larry Fink spar over high-yield debt and the ETFs that invest in it.
LPL Announces Robo-Advisor Plan
LPL will roll out a pilot robo program involving 20 advisors in the next 60 days, says President Dan Arnold.
Top Portfolio Products: IndexIQ Launches 3 Hedged ETFs
Barclays partners with Roubini to roll out tradable equity indexes that aim to provide enhanced beta.
Exchange-Traded Assets Edge Past Hedge Fund Assets in Q2
For the first time, there is more money invested in ETFs and ETPs than in hedge funds, ETFGI reports.
Energy Part 2: ETFs and Mutual Funds
In today’s challenging markets, many investors are turning to sector investing. The energy sector may be a good place to begin for two reasons.
Bernanke: German Trade Imbalance Weighs on Rest of Eurozone
Germany must reduce its "persistent trade surplus" and boost domestic spending, writes Bernanke; or, says Prof. Ashoka Mody, maybe just leave the eurozone.