etfs

Mar 14, 2017

ETF_promotingS&P Dow Jones Indices (SPDJI), a provider of indices including the S&P 500, is to join a group of ETF firms that are marketing exchange-traded products to financial advisers.

Mar 09, 2017

ETFsReflationary trends were the primary driver which led to two records in global exchange-traded products (ETPs) being broken in February, which saw the highest year-to-date flows on record as well as the best February on record for asset gathering.

Mar 06, 2017

Global payThe global exchange-traded product (ETP) industry, which includes ETFs, grew faster than the hedge fund industry last year, according to research.

Mar 02, 2017

ETF promotingETF usage across Europe is predicted to accelerate and the industry will potentially have €1 trillion of assets under management by 2020.

Feb 22, 2017

ETF, trading dataAssets invested in ETFs in Europe reached a record high of $599 billion (€570 billion) at the end January 2017, surpassing the previous record of $573 billion recorded in December 2016.

Feb 17, 2017

Global assets riseFlows into ETFs and other exchange-traded products (ETPs) globally reached a nine-year high of $61.2 billion (€57.5 billion) in January, according to a report published today by US investment house BlackRock.

Feb 16, 2017

BarometerGermany’s db X-trackers and France’s Lyxor were both hit when investors ditched European ETFs last year. Nick Fitzpatrick asks if there’s ‘trouble at the top’ for the two largest Europe-based ETF firms.

May 13, 2016

As technology develops in leaps and bounds and millennials enter the market in force, asset management could be a very different industry five years from now. Our panel discussed how this disruption will pan out.

May 13, 2016

RollercoasterDavid Stevenson takes a short ride on the ETF train and sees the industry landscape changing as competition intensifies, providers grow in number and the range of products gets broader.

May 13, 2016

ResignationBarry McInerney, co-chief executive officer of BMO Global Asset Management, has left the firm to become CEO of BMO’s key regional competitor, Mackenzie Investments.

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Sponsored Profiles

SPONSORED FEATURE: Smarter than beta

Jun 14, 2017

‘Smart beta’ investing is rapidly becoming a popular alternative to both conventional passive management and traditional active management.

SPONSORED FEATURE: Smart beta: Unlocking key drivers of return

Jun 14, 2017

Manuela Sperandeo, iShares Head of Specialist Sales EMEA, tells Funds Europe how investors can leverage smart beta strategies to target numerous outcomes.

SPONSORED FEATURE: Minimum variance indices: Rewriting the rules

Jun 14, 2017

The FTSE Russell indices tracked by lyxor lead to fewer specific risks, fewer valuation and crowding issues and more consistent performance.

SPONSORED FEATURE: The reflationary environment

Jun 06, 2017

Funds Europe talks to Andreas Wosol about the implications of a return to reflation and why the value part of the European equity market could support investors in such an environment.

Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Finding managers that can (and do)

Apr 18, 2017

Fabrice Kremer, a fund selector at Banque de Luxembourg Investments, has berated fundamental managers for failing to beat indices, but he remains committed to active funds. He speaks to Nick...

JERSEY INTERVIEW: ‘A steady sort of place’

Mar 21, 2017

The chief executive of Jersey Finance is keen to portray the island as a stable, trustworthy jurisdiction. He talks to George Mitton.

Roundtables & Panels

TRENDING: Smart beta indices continue onward march

Jun 14, 2017

We asked five investment experts how smart beta indices have performed against cap-weighted indices over the past year and what the investment outlook suggests about the prospect for different investment factors.

SMART MONEY: Following the smart money

Jun 14, 2017

We asked six investment professionals about the emphasis they are placing on smart beta and active ETFs and how platforms are adopting these products.