Dave Nadig

Dave Nadig is managing director of ETF.com. Previously, he was director of ETFs at FactSet Research Systems. Before that, as managing director at BGI, Nadig helped design some of the first ETFs. As co-founder of Cerulli Associates, he conducted some of the earliest research on fee-only financial advisors and the rise of indexing.

ETF Report

 Magoon Sees Continued Opportunity In ETFs

ETFR sat down with Christian Magoon to talk about the future of the ETF industry. Magoon was previously the president of Claymore Securities, and left the company after its acquisition by Guggenheim Partners.

ETF.com Analysis

Passive-Aggressive Shenanigans?

The new S&P Index vs. Active report is out. It might be a game changer, if you can cut through the spin.

Features and News

The Great SPY Tax Dodge?

Billions of dollars flow into SPY each December, only to exit in January. One reason? Investors dodging the tax-man.

ETF.com Analysis

PCEF: Powdering The Pig

Friday saw PowerShares launch the first closed-end fund-of-funds ETF. You’d be hard-pressed to notice, and maybe that’s a good thing.

Journal Of Indexes

The ETFs Of 2010

What’s in store for unsuspecting ETF investors in 2010?

Features and News

FactorShares Files Leveraged Derivative ETFs


Just when you thought the ETF industry might be running out of good ideas, FactorShares seems to be serving up a half-dozen. Hitting Edgar this morning are the following products:

ETF.com Analysis

ETFs Have Arrived!

Has the ETF hype gone too far?

ETF Report

 Rethinking Bonds: Beyond The Aggregate

Most of us remember the old adage of asset allocation: “Your bond exposure should equal your age.” If you’re 20 years old, then you should have 20 percent in bonds. Forty years old—40 percent. And so on.

ETF.com Analysis

WCAT: The Wildcatter’s ETF Is Indeed A Better Mousetrap

Does Jefferies’ new Wildcatters ETF offer a better mousetrap, or just a riskier one?