Robots, drugs and fees: The key trends that have shaped ETFs
The last 10 years have seen ETF products grow from pre-teens to fully fledged adults, even dabbling with drugs along the way. 7IM’s passive expert and senior investment manager Peter Sleep looks back at the biggest trends.
PA ANALYSIS: Preparing for a market correction – hedge or diversify?
The bulls and bears are out in force, divided over the prospect of a market correction in the near future, but is it wise to hedge equity exposure or is good old-fashioned diversification the way to go?
Investors deeply concerned by smart beta transparency
Nine out of 10 investors are harbouring major concerns over the lack of transparency in the smart beta ETF space, according to research by EDHEC-Risk Institute.
mr kranefuss new etf proposition must be different
On the face of it the arrival of yet another new ETF provider is not good news and goes against the trend of providers closing products, with at least two providers already up for sale.