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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2019 ETF.com Award Winners

The winners reflect a diverse and maturing ETF industry.

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Donning Your ‘ARMR’ In Bumpy Markets

A new ETF offers a quant take on the challenge of owning risk assets with downside protection.

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Know Your Emerging Market Exposure

As a global virus takes hold, remember that emerging market ETFs offer different access to various countries.

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Full List Of 2019 ETF.com Award Finalists

Due to the country and world facing extraordinary circumstances, the announcement of winners has been postponed until a date to be determined.

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Behind Freedom-Weighted Emerging Markets ETF

The novel approach underlying ‘FRDM’ offers a different risk profile to emerging market equities, beginning with the exclusion of China.

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Why ESG & Ethical Investing Differ

Mona Naqvi of S&P DJI talks about how far ESG has come, and where it goes from here.  

Podcasts

ETF Prime Podcast: Best & Worst ETF Returns

Why midcaps can't be overlooked, and fixing emerging market indexes.

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‘ETF Rule’ Decision Postponed

The SEC canceled Wednesday meeting when vote on anticipated piece of ETF regulation was to take place.

ETF Report

Beyond ETFs: Direct Indexing

ETF are not the end-state: The next evolution for investing—direct indexing—is at our doorstep.