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Boaz Weinstein, Saba

Saba launches closed-end fund-focused ETF

Wed, 22/03/2017 - 13:44

Alternative investment firm Saba Capital Management has launched CEFS, an actively managed ETF that seeks to generate high income by investing in closed-end funds trading at a discount to net asset value (NAV) and hedging the ETF's risk to rising interest rates.   »

Bob D Peatman, Beaumont Capital Management

Beaumont strategies added to HedgeCoVest and SMArt Xchange

Tue, 28/02/2017 - 13:28

Beaumont Capital Management (BCM), a provider of tactical, ETF-based investment solutions, has made its strategies available through HedgeCoVest, a unified managed accounts platform, and SMArt Xchange, an alliance partnership between HedgeCoVest and SS&C Advent. »

AGF launches quantitative investing and ETF platform

Mon, 30/01/2017 - 14:21

AGF Investments has launched AGFiQ Asset Management (AGFiQ), a quantitative investment platform powered by a multi-disciplined team that combines investment professionals across AGF and its affiliates from Highstreet Asset Management and FFCM. »

Man with a loudhailer

Nuveen commodity funds complete liquidation

Mon, 02/01/2017 - 12:28

Nuveen, an operating division of TIAA Global Asset Management, has completed the liquidations of the Nuveen Diversified Commodity Fund (CFD) and the Nuveen Long/Short Commodity Total Return Fund (CTF). »

Mihir Kapadia, Sun Global Investments

Sun Global CEO comments on popularity of ETFs

Mon, 21/11/2016 - 16:07

CEO and Founder of Sun Global Investments, Mihir Kapadia, has commented on why investors are increasingly choosing ETFs over hedge funds. »

GSAM launches Hedge Industry VIP ETF

Fri, 04/11/2016 - 13:44

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) has launched an ETF seeking to track the Goldman Sachs Hedge Fund VIP Index, a proprietary index maintained by GSAM. »

ASCI Funds launches ETF based on quantified customer satisfaction data

Wed, 02/11/2016 - 09:51

Data-drive asset manager ACSI Funds has launched its inaugural exchange-traded fund, the American Customer Satisfaction Core Alpha ETF (BATS: ACSI), which sheds light on customer satisfaction for more than 350 national brands. »

JP Morgan launches first active ETF

Thu, 15/09/2016 - 12:34

JP Morgan Asset Management has launched its first alternative and actively managed exchange-traded fund, JPMorgan Diversified Alternatives ETF (JPHF). »

Alex Vynokur

AMP Capital and BetaShares add Dynamic Markets Fund to suite of ETMFs

Thu, 04/08/2016 - 15:58

AMP Capital and BetaShares have launched their third active exchange traded managed fund (ETMF). The AMP Capital Dynamic Markets Fund (Hedge Fund) (DMKT) is the first global multiasset fund trading on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). »

Christopher Meyers

ETFs push through UK reservations

Tue, 05/07/2016 - 09:54

Christopher Meyers (pictured), head UK & NL institutional trading at Flow Traders, reports that over the last 18 months, the firm has seen an increase in wealth and asset managers in the UK using ETFs. »


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