Journal Of Indexes

Around The World Of ETFs

UBS Licenses Morningstar Indexes

Having formally announced the launch of its new style-box-based indexes, Morningstar signed a licensing deal with UBS Global Asset Management, which will license Morningstar's 16 proprietary equity indexes as the basis for exchange traded funds (ETFs).

Journal Of Indexes

Index Fund Management

What does it take to manage an index fund? The authors examine the tools of the trade and discuss how they are used.

ETF Report

 Broker Coverage: A Good Omen for ETFs

With an almost unanimous voice, the primary marketplace for exchange-traded funds and their sponsors are excited about Morgan Stanley’s decision last month to begin coverage of ETFs.

Journal Of Indexes

Exchange-Traded Funds Corner

ETFs Around the World
  Data as of June 28, 2002 Data as of December 28, 2001
Country Number of Primary ETF Listings

Journal Of Indexes

What Lies Beneath

Get an insiders look under the hood of index construction and maintenance and learn how different index providers manage it.

Journal Of Indexes

The Case For Core Earnings

ETF Report

 Active optimization

Portfolio optimization pertaining to exchange-traded funds is currently most used in order to comply with diversification rules and to eliminate tracking error.