Nontransparent ETF Overview

Nontransparent actively managed ETFs have been the holy grail for the ETF industry for the better part of a decade, with any market commenters asserting that active managers would not want to launch transparent actively managed ETFs for fear of front-running. Nontransparent ETFs do not disclose their holdings daily yet these funds keep the flexibility and tax advantages of ETFs.

Daily ETF Watch

Nuveen Debuts Active, ESG ETFs

The issuer launched an active growth fund and an ESG fund with a dividend focus, in addition to cutting expense ratios on nine of its ETFs.

Podcasts

ETF Prime Podcast: Europe Report & 1st Mutual Fund Conversion

Plus, highlighting one of the top five ETF launches so far this year.

Daily ETF Watch

ETF Odds & Ends: Another Fund Converts

Plus, additional ETF changes and the launch of two more actively managed ETFs.

Podcasts

ETF Prime Podcast: Awards, Vanguard & Trend Following

Plus, best ETF trading practices.

Podcasts

ETF Prime Podcast: Big Launches & Art Of Market Making

Plus, the role of an ETF subadvisor.

ETF Report

Actively ESG

How important is transparency to ESG investors?

ETF Report

Actively ESG

How important is transparency to ESG investors?

Daily ETF Watch

ALPS Debuts Active REIT ETF

The new fund relies on Blue Tractor’s model for semitransparent actively managed ETFs.

Daily ETF Watch

Gabelli Launches First ETF

The fund is actively managed and carries no fee during the first year, unless it reaches $100 million.