Index Provider Overview

Index providers are a key pillar of the ETF industry. Indexes are important because their methodology dictates the selection and weighting an ETF may attempt to track. At first, index providers covered the markets with popular regions and sectors. But index providers have started to create specialized benchmarks for different types of investing.

ETF League Tables

ETF League Table As Of Jan. 12, 2017

BlackRock and SSgA saw net outflows from their ETFs, while Vanguard saw net inflows on Thursday, Jan. 12.

Features and News

ETF Industry Revenue Challenged By Fee Wars

ETF issuers know too well that ETF asset growth doesn’t always mean revenue.

Features and News

The Challenges—& Successes—Of Running An ETF Biz

We take a closer look at the growing pains of an ETF issuer rising in the ranks.

ETF League Tables

ETF League Table As Of Jan. 10, 2017

ETF issuers only saw modest changes in their assets under management on Tuesday, Jan. 10.

ETF League Tables

ETF League Table As Of Jan. 9, 2017

Net outflows for SSgA ETF products totaled $2.1 billion on Monday, Jan. 9.

ETF League Tables

ETF League Table As Of Jan. 6, 2017

BlackRock's total ETF assets climbed $1.9 billion on Friday, Jan. 6.

ETF League Tables

ETF League Table As Of Jan. 4, 2017

The top three ETF issuers saw net inflows of more than $1 billion each into their products on Wednesday, Jan. 4.

ETF League Tables

ETF League Table As Of Jan. 3, 2017

PowerShares' total ETF assets dropped by more than 1% on Tuesday, Jan. 3.

ETF League Tables

ETF League Table As Of Dec. 30, 2016

Assets under management for most ETF issuers only saw modest changes on Friday, Dec. 30.