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The Incredible, Vanishing Index Effect: A Personal Reflection

A recent study from S&P highlighted the incrediby shrinking index effect. The author was there for it's heyday.

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No Holds Barra-d

A fee dispute between Barra/MSCI and FTSE erupts into a public spat.

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Talking Turkey: First ETFs Come to Istanbul

Finans Portfoy and Dow Jones have brought ETF Investing to Istanbul with the launch of Dow Jones Turkey Titans fund.

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Does the Index Fund Fee War Spell Trouble for ETFs?

Could the spate of lower index funds fees spell trouble for the boom in ETF assets?

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New Kids on the Indexing Block in Pricing War

Is Vanguard's hegemony over low-fee retail index funds under threat? The rise of ETFs and tumbling fees are forcing the issue.

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NYBOT Launches Russell 2000 Growth & Value Futures

NYBOT continues its ambitious launch of Russell index futures with new futures contracts on Russell 2000 Growth and Value indexes.

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QQQ Coming Home/ Nasdaq Suit Dealt a Blow

The QQQ listing may headed for the Nasdaq ahead of a July 2005 deadline. Also, Nasdaq lawsuit against Archipelago dealt a blow by judge.

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The Long and the Short of It

Dow Jones launches a new index tracking the fastest growing segment of the hedge fund industry.