S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF Overview

Features and News

State Street Launches TIPS, Payout ETFs

SSgA launches a TIPS ETF and a global payout ETF.

ETF.com Analysis

Physical Or Futures?

One of the major misunderstandings many investors have about commodities ETFs is how futures-based ETFs work.

ETF.com Analysis

Dividend ETFs Beckon

Dividend ETFs have been all the rage lately, and it’s not hard to see why.

Features and News

McCall’s Call: The Retirement Conundrum

Finding ways for retirees to preserve capital using ETFs.

Features and News

Claymore To Liquidate Eleven ETFs

In a surprising move, Claymore Securities announced today that it would liquidate 11 of its least-popular ETFs.

Journal Of Indexes


ETF Marketing Race Heats Up

The battle for ETF assets is heating up. Investment News reported that State Street Global Advisors (SSgA) raised wholesaler compensation for ETF sales and lowered the amount it pays for mutual fund and separately managed account (SMA) sales, as it looks to chip into BGI’s dominant position in the ETF industry.

ETF Report

 Claymore lists SRI and yield-producing ETFs

At the end of June, Claymore Securities launched its KLD Sudan Free Large-Cap Core (AMEX: KSF) and its BBD High Income (AMEX: LVL) ETFs. KSF tracks a subset of Russell 1000 stocks that meet KLD’s screens for environmental, social,and governance factors and involvement in Sudan. (See SRI meets ETFs this issue.)