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Cerulli reports US accounting changes encourage ETF usage

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 12:53

New research from Cerulli Associates finds that as more institutional investors see the benefits of using ETFs, many issuers are considering ways in which they can approach the channel. »

BlackRock reveals USD20bn of inflows in second quarter

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 08:58

BlackRock’s results for the second quarter of 2018 reveal USD20 billion of total net inflows, positive across active, index and cash management. »

Euronext announces Optiq is live

Tue, 10/07/2018 - 12:08

The pan-European exchange Euronext has announced that its trading platform Optiq is now live on cash markets, including equities, structured products, ETFs and fixed income. »

Hector McNeil, HANetf

Hector McNeil argues the case for non-transparent active ETFs

Fri, 29/06/2018 - 12:44

Hector McNeil (pictured), co-Founder and co-CEO, HANetf presents his most recent commentary, arguing: The Case for Non-Transparent Active ETFs. »


LIMEYARD launches crypto asset index

Tue, 19/06/2018 - 12:25

New Switzerland-based index provider LIMEYARD has launched its Crypto Asset Index, together with Decentriq, a FinTech enabling financial institution, to benefit from distributed ledger technology based in the Swiss crypto valley. »

Survey finds majority of pension fund managers see passive as a mature part of their portfolio

Tue, 12/06/2018 - 15:36

A DWS-sponsored survey from CREATE-Research reports that 66 per cent of pension fund managers see passive investments as a mature part of their portfolio. »

MJ Lytle, Tabula

New ETF provider Tabula tackles fixed income ETFs

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 10:01

MJ Lytle, chief executive of the new European ETF provider Tabula Investment Management, is a veteran of the European ETF market. »

Green shoots

ESG protein index launched

Thu, 31/05/2018 - 12:05

A new index for investors analyses a USD300 billion group of 60 global food companies and has found that the large majority of meat, fish and dairy suppliers are failing to manage critical business risks such as greenhouse gas emissions and antibiotics risk. »

Andrew McCollum, Greenwich Associates

Versatility of ETFs driving usage among European institutions, says new study

Thu, 17/05/2018 - 13:54

Facing a set of fast-changing global market conditions, European institutional investors are utilising the versatility of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to adjust their portfolios, and integrating ETFs more deeply into both tactical and strategic investment processes and strategies. »

MiFID II to drive increased use of ETFs says Invesco PowerShares

Tue, 24/04/2018 - 12:55

Two-thirds (67 per cent) of institutional and sophisticated investors polled by Invesco PowerShares believe that MiFID II will result in increased use of ETFs by institutional investors in Europe.  »


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