Index Providers ETF 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.

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What Dow Changes Mean For ETF Investors

The shakeup in holdings impacts stock exposure and performance going forward.

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Home Office ETF Adoption Hurdles

ETF issuers, advisors and home offices alike face the ETF distribution and access challenge. Analysis

Who’s Behind Your ETF Index?

The index provider industry for ETFs is highly concentrated.

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How To Change Face Of ETF Distribution

The global pandemic offers opportunities to do ETF sales in a new way, with some new faces. Analysis

ETFs By Any Other Name

Giving ETFs new names is a little like trying to make 'fetch' happen.

Daily ETF Watch

Goldman Sachs Enters Core ETF Biz

The firm known for its smart beta strategies is now launching low-cost core beta ETFs.

Daily ETF Watch

Motif Investing To Close

Firm provides indexes for four thematic Goldman Sachs ETFs.


ETF Working Lunch: Freedom Matters In Emerging Mkt Investing

Joining us is Perth Tolle, founder of Life + Liberty Indexes.

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2019 Award Winners

The winners reflect a diverse and maturing ETF industry.