ETF Report

 Making a Case for Active ETFs

To be or not to be? That was the question the Securities and Exchange Commission put to proponents and detractors of actively managed ETFs.

ETF Report

 Steady Asset Performance for MidCap ETF

The Bank of New York currently manages about 35% of ETF assets on a global basis, which is made up of 21 US funds and 17 non-US funds.

ETF Report

 Gearing Up for Retail

While most industry observers agree that retail ETF investing is on the rise, facts supporting such statements have either not been quantified or are not available for publication.

ETF Report

 Updates March 2002

SSgA's Australian property ETF enjoys good start, A first: Ex-US ETFs outnumber those in US, 13 new ETFs track FTSE global sectors indices, and more...

ETF Report

 Financial Planners: A Tough Nut to Crack

Financial planners are a crucial element in the marketing schemes of most participants in the multitrillion dollar mutual fund industry.

ETF Report

 VIPERs on the Rise

One of the more interesting success stories of 2001 is Vanguard’s Total Stock Market VIPERs (ticker: VTI).

ETF Report

 Picking the Year Ahead

The burgeoning array of sector and regional exchange-traded funds has meant not only greater choice for investors but also more room for error.

ETF Report

 TALI 25: Reflecting the Israeli Market

Ofek Leumi Financial Instruments Ltd, a financial services firm based in Tel Aviv, began considering launching an exchange-traded fund back in 1998 when the ETF world was limited to a handful of US products.