Vanguard to combine FTSE UK Equity fund with the FTSE UK All Share Index Trust in an effort to lower costs.
New guides cover exchange traded funds, smart beta and private equity.
Active stalwarts aiming to embrace the tracker trend, as passive strategies attract more UK assets.
Low volatility fund receiving interest from managers looking for retirement income options.
Brandywine’s Hoffman says he finds passive fixed income investing ‘unattractive’.
Greco and Quinsee say investors must be convinced to fight off passive industry.
Analysis & Opinion
The RDR provided a big tailwind to passive products as investors became disillusioned with high fees and poor returns.
Choice of benchmark gives investors wide range of options.
Japanese, EM and Asian ETPs see fifth consecutive month of inflows totalling more than $8bn.
Ellie Duncan asks a selection of financial advisers whether a passive investing strategy works for three different scenarios.
From Special Report: | Oct 16, 2014
Fixed income investment is gaining traction thanks to ETPs, and offers the prospect of stable long-term returns.
Oct 01, 2014
Vanguard adds exchange traded funds (ETFs) with ongoing charges ranging from 0.1 per cent to 0.18 per cent.
From Special Report: Alternatives - September 2014| Sep 22, 2014
Total investment demand for gold, including ETFs investment, was up 4 per cent in the second quarter of this year.
Sep 19, 2014
It pays to have a greater understanding of how exchange-traded products work
Sep 16, 2014
Defaqto Outsourcing Update: What are ETFs, what do they do and what needs to be considered with regard to client suitability?