Alpha-Seeking ETF Overview

Alpha-seeking ETFs are equity funds attempting to outperform the market with various investment strategies. The ETFs here show a huge range of investment aims, from hedged funds mimicking strategies as the Alphaclone Alternative Alpha ETF (ALFA) to funds following propietary stock picking strategies as the VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF (MOAT).

Features and News

Monday Highlights From Inside ETFs

From a look into active management, to smart beta and factor investing, to top investment ideas for 2017, the day was filled with investor insights.

Features and News

‘Active Management Isn’t Dead, It’s Evolving’

Vanguard’s Tom Rampulla offers his take on the state of active management and ETFs.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Lessons From 2016, Part One

A roundup of last year’s key investing takeaways.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Disproving The ‘Smart Money’ Effect

Some believe ‘smart money’ drives short-term fund performance, but the evidence says otherwise.

Features and News

Best Performing Active ETFs

These five funds delivered 40% or more in total returns in the past 12 months.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Scale’s Effect On Active Performance

A look at one of the things dragging down active management and hurting returns.

Daily ETF Watch

ETF Watch: Cumberland-Managed Bond Fund Debuts

Well-known money manager is subadvising Virtus new active ETF.

Daily ETF Watch

ETF Watch: Davis Launches First Funds

Newcomer debuts three active ETFs.

Features and News

SEC Offers 10 Tips For Better Investing

The common-sense ideas are designed to protect investors from scams and fraud.