New products introduced over the last week include a website to track master limited partnerships from MLP Data.
In addition, Advisors Asset Management and ISI teamed to launch a unit investment trust, and Litman Gregory started offering model portfolios to advisors.
Here are the latest developments of interest to advisors:
1) MLP Data Launches Content and Analytics Site to Track MLPs
MLP Data LLC has announced the launch of MLPData.com, its content and analytics site dedicated to providing investors with transparency in the publicly traded master limited partnership (MLP) market.
The site offers professionals and investors the ability to compare and analyze the total universe of MLPs by performance, distribution growth and distributable cash flow coverage; to review and select from among MLP funds by yield, performance and premium/discounts, as well as to follow the money flows of funds; track and monitor the real-time yield performance of private lists of funds and MLPs; and find interest rate sensitivity via graphs that indicate historical yields and spreads.
2) U.S. Manufacturing, Energy Growth Powers New Unit Investment Trust