ETF Filings Overview

Each new ETF needs to file a registration with the Securities Exchange Commission before it begins trading in U.S. markets. Keep up with the latest filings and ETF launches by reading our ETF Watch section.

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ETF Watch: PowerShares Plans 2 Smart Beta Funds

The proposed ETFs offer factor exposures with a twist.

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ETF Watch: KraneShares Plans China Bond Fund

China-focused ETF issuer plans a broad-market ETF covering mainland debt securities. 

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ETF Watch: Fund To Target Securities Aimed At Institutions

First Trust fund will give investors access to preferred securities marketed primarily to institutions. 

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ETF Watch: Cambria Plans Active Pot Fund

Filing also covers a variety of other, index-based ETFs. 

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ETF Watch: Launch Brings ETF Count To 2,000

Launch of 'USOI' pushes U.S. ETF industry to a major milestone.

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ETF Watch: First Trust Plans Dividend Family

The six ETFs will target dividend-paying stocks.

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ETF Watch: AdvisorShares Files For Media Fund

Actively managed fund will invest in technology and media companies.

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ETF Watch: Legg Mason Plans Small Cap Fund

Proposed ETF will target small-cap stocks with quality exposure.

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ETF Watch: iShares Plans Hedged Bond Fund

Proposed actively managed ETF will hedge away inflation risk.