Robo Advisor ETF Overview

The robo-advisor industry is revolutionizing the way people invest by offering convenient user access, automated portfolio construction rules and low costs.

Still, the jury is out on whether robo advisors represent the future of investment advice. The cost advantages, tax efficiency and automated platforms benefit all types of investors. Yet wealth management will likely require meaningful human interaction and analysis.

Index Investor Corner

Why I Don’t Use Target Date Funds

For many, target-date and balanced funds make a lot of sense, but they lack tax efficiency.

ETF Strategist Corner

ETFs Can Fill Fiduciary Rule Void

With Dept. of Labor’s fiduciary rule demise, a greater use of ETFs can address some of the investing issues.

Daily Hot Reads

Thurs. Hot Reads: The $200B ETF Man, Dan Draper

Also, active funds get clobbered in April.

Index Investor Corner

‘Essential’ ETFs Of TD Ameritrade

TDA’s robo advisory proves digital investing is for the young and for the young at heart.

Daily Hot Reads

Tues. Hot Reads: How To Invest In Water ETFs

Also, Gundlach’s ETF calls have great returns.

Daily Hot Reads

Thurs. Hot Reads: Enjoy Your ETF Tax Dodge, For Now

Also, the one ETF everyone should own.

Daily Hot Reads

Thursday Hot Reads: Scoop On Vanguard’s Factor ETFs

Plus, why low returns are to be expected, and how to hedge with ETFs.

Daily Hot Reads

Wednesday Hot Reads: How Schwab Attracts Small Investors

Also, instead of panicking over falling bond prices, do this one thing.

Features and News

Inside ETFs: Zhang On Active ESG Investing

Why active management focused on ESG ETFs is where Linda Zhang sees the most opportunity as an ETF strategist.