Journal Of Indexes

The Inside Scoop

What's really going on in the index industry? A behind-the-scenes look at who´s doing what, with-or to- whom, and for what.

Journal Of Indexes

Around The World Of ETFs

Journal Of Indexes

Morningstar And BGI Link Up For New ETFs

Barclays Global Investors said it has inked a deal with Morningstar to license the Chicago stock and fund tracker's 16 style-based indexes.

BGI filed a prospectus for nine iShares Morningstar exchange-traded funds (ETFs) with the SEC.

With expense ratios ranging from 0.20%-0.30%, the funds listed in the filing are designed to track the nine Morningstar indexes for large-, mid- and small-cap growth, value and core style boxes.

Features and News

More 'Quasi-Active' Indexes from the Amex

The American Stock Exchange rolls out six more 'intelligent' indexes . . . corresponding ETFs to follow.

Features and News

Dow Jones Select Dividend Index in Action

The first annual changes in the Dow Jones Select Dividend Index indicate how the index will behave.

ETF Report

 US EXCHANGE-TRADED FUNDS Week ending November 14 2003

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.

ETF Report

 ICI Recommends Reforms to Combat Timing Abuses

The Investment Company Institute at the end of October recommended three fundamental reforms—combining Securities and Exchange Commission and individual mutual fund actions-to combat late trading and market timing abuses.

ETF Report

 A Mystery Unveiled

Bringing transparency to the corporate bond market - bond pricing goes real-time