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ETFs & Tracker Funds

Latest News

May 25, 2016

Vanguard unveils four active equity funds

Fresh funds will be managed by sub-advisers, including Wellington Management, Baillie Gifford, Oaktree and Pzena Investment Management.

May 24, 2016

Parmenion adds ETF model portfolios to platform

Managing partner of Twenty20 suggests innovative use of technology offers the best hope of driving costs down.

May 16, 2016

McNeil steps down from WisdomTree role

European co-chief executives to be replaced by David Abner.

May 13, 2016

Bond ETFs face smart beta hurdles: BlackRock

Clients have not been clear about how they would buy and put Bond ETFs in their portfolio, says iShares head.

May 09, 2016

WBS launches ‘watershed’ ETF fractional trading

Dealing firm finds solution to conundrum.

May 09, 2016

WisdomTree taps commodities drive with ETF launch

Uses ‘smart roll mechanism’ to reduce rising futures curves impact.

Analysis & Opinion
How to advise on index tracking funds

May 24, 2016 |

How to advise on index tracking funds

Are there benefits to putting money in active funds or will passive funds do better for your client?

Dan Jones| May 23, 2016

ETF providers face existential threats of their own

Series of headwinds for those seeking a slice of the passive pie

Using ETFs to ease liquidity challenge

From Special Report: Passive Investing - May 2016| May 16, 2016

Using ETFs to ease liquidity challenge

Can using passives make access to less liquid markets easier?

Pension reforms fuel passive curiosity

From Special Report: Passive Investing - May 2016| May 16, 2016

Pension reforms fuel passive curiosity

Are investors overlooking the passive opportunities when considering their pension portfolio?

Recent Articles
  1. Passive Investing – May 2016
    From Our Publications| May 16, 2016

    Passive Investing – May 2016

    Why is passive investing becoming more popular with investors?

  2. Helping to bridge active-passive gap
    From Special Report: Passive Investing - May 2016| May 16, 2016

    Helping to bridge active-passive gap

    Deciphering different definitions to determine the best passive solution.

  3. Macro picture sees precious metal shine
    From Special Report: Commodities - April 2016| Apr 25, 2016

    Macro picture sees precious metal shine

    Investors flock to the safe haven asset once more.

  4. Fractional share fix remains elusive for smaller investors
    Apr 25, 2016

    Fractional share fix remains elusive for smaller investors

    Solution for smaller investor equivalence in model portfolios long way off.

  5. Fund Selector: Getting the balance right
    Apr 22, 2016

    Fund Selector: Getting the balance right

    Focusing solely on costs could result in investors losing sight of what constitutes value for money.

  6. European robo-adviser targets UK advisers
    Apr 19, 2016

    European robo-adviser targets UK advisers

    Scalable Capital keen to form “transparent” partnerships with advisers.

  7. Will restricted advice cap passives’ rise?
    Apr 19, 2016

    Will restricted advice cap passives’ rise?

    Analyst suggests rise of restricted advice could ultimately curtail passive funds’ share of market

  8. Crackdown on closet tracker funds ‘long overdue’
    Apr 14, 2016

    Crackdown on closet tracker funds ‘long overdue’

    Investment analysts say the fund industry is riddled with practices that take the mickey out of investors

  9. Crackdown ‘overdue’ on funds ‘riddled’ with closet trackers
    Apr 08, 2016

    Crackdown ‘overdue’ on funds ‘riddled’ with closet trackers

    Investment analysts say fund industry is riddled with misleading pricing and performance.

  10. Virtues of ETFs compared with Oeics
    From Training| Apr 05, 2016

    Virtues of ETFs compared with Oeics

    There is a lack of knowledge about ETFs in the UK and little understanding of what precisely ETFs are.

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