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Marc Knowles

Quality strategy brings in the income

Last November saw BMO Global Asset Management, part of the Bank of Montreal, open the European arm of its ETF business in London.  Marc Knowles (pictured), director of ETFs, BMO Global Asset Management says: "The Canadian ETF business has been

Boaz Weinstein, Saba

Saba launches closed-end fund-focused ETF

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

Mihir Kapadia, Sun Global Investments

Sun Global CEO comments on popularity of ETFs

CEO and Founder of Sun Global Investments, Mihir Kapadia, has commented on why investors are increasingly choosing ETFs over hedge funds. “ETFs already outstrip hedge funds by about USD3.4tr, or by over 10 per cent,” Kapadia (pictured) says. “The ETF industry has

Bob D Peatman, Beaumont Capital Management

Beaumont strategies added to HedgeCoVest and SMArt Xchange

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. The sub-advisory relationship with HedgeCoVest will

ASCI Funds launches ETF based on quantified customer satisfaction data

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. In 1994, ACSI Funds’ sister company, the American

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JP Morgan launches first active ETF

JP Morgan Asset Management has launched its first alternative and actively managed exchange-traded fund, JPMorgan Diversified Alternatives ETF (JPHF). It is designed to provide diversified exposure to hedge fund strategies including equity long/short, event driven and global macro strategies.   JPHF

Beverly Chandler

ETFs make their mark with wealth advisers and managers

June has seen two events in the ETF calendar organised by firms who have overcome their market competitiveness with each other in favour of educating investors.  The ETF Forum is an independent, UK-based partnership founded by ETF/ETP providers BMO Global

Christopher Meyers

ETFs push through UK reservations

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. Flow Traders is a global

Chanchal Samadder

Demand soars for risk-off ETFs

The incredible level of market volatility arising from the uncertainty over the UK's referendum vote has caused a great deal of de-risking on the part of investors over recent months. Chanchal Samadder (pictured), Head of UK and Ireland ETF sales

Paul Keeton, Dorsey Wright

Using relative strength to harvest alpha in fixed income ETFs

Dorsey, Wright & Associates, a Nasdaq company, whose expertise in technical analysis helps bring innovative investment solutions to Wall Street, has developed a new ‘smart beta’ fixed income index designed to operate in a non-traditional fashion.  Referred to as the Dorsey Wright Fixed


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