iFunds manager’s negative view on bonds prompts him to ditch exposure to asset class.
Equity funds accused of being ‘me-too’ products that are ‘siphoning fees out of investors’.
BlackRock’s ETP Landscape report has said other developed equity markets have seen strong inflows
Bill Vasilieff says fund supermarkets are masking lack of technology capability by claiming lack of demand.
President and founder resigned to being classed as ‘smart beta’ but calls passive investment “dumb”.
This week’s column takes us to the jargonerific world of the futures market.
Analysis & Opinion
Tracker funds are being chosen over actively managed funds for a reason
2015 sees an increase in closet trackers.
The only was is up for ETFs among the European investor community
Can property be a successful passive investment strategy?
May 21, 2015
Fixed income ETF industry now stands at about $460bn (£293bn) globally.
May 07, 2015
Research firm predicts total assets in ETFs will overtake hedge funds in the second quarter.
UK| May 05, 2015
While the US giant tops the retail sales chart, smaller firms such as Kames and Hargreaves Lansdown infiltrate the top 10.
May 05, 2015
Passive investments are becoming more popular because of their low costs and ease of investing, but there are a number of risks, writes Spriha...
Apr 30, 2015
Net retail sales of funds in March were less than half of the same month last year, according to the latest data from the Investment Association.
UK| Apr 30, 2015
Recon Capital FTSE 100 ETF becomes first US-listed fund to track the FTSE 100 index.