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.

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How Advisors Can Compete With Vanguard

At Schwab Impact, advisors debate how to stay relevant in a world that’s increasingly Vanguard’s oyster.

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Friday Hot Reads: El-Erian On Vulnerable Asset Classes

Also, why a bet against VIX is just plain weird.

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Friday Hot Reads: Junk Bond ETFs Fall To 7 Month Low

Also, three things an advisor does that a robo can’t.

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Thursday Hot Reads: Small Cap Growth Funds Fail …

… 99% of the time. Plus, bitcoin futures are a game changer.

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Tuesday Hot Reads: How To Become An Average Investor

Also, a roundup of top-performing robo advisors.

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Thursday Hot Reads: ETFs Won’t Cause Crash

Plus, as big banks get into robo advisory, funding for startups is shrinking.

Features and News

Technology Changing Face Of ETF Biz

Whether you’re a vanilla, smart-beta or active ETF provider, tech is impacting this business.

Features and News

USAA On Using & Creating ETFs

Asset manager and soon-to-be ETF issuer discusses how it chooses ETFs, how it uses them and where opportunities lie.

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Wednesday Hot Reads: Robots Are ETFs’ Best Friend

ETF issuers still underestimating robo advisors' impact on ETFs and asset flows.