Dave Nadig

Prior to becoming chief investment officer and director of research at ETF Trends, Dave Nadig was 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.

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?

ETF.com Analysis

PPLT Is Driving The Platinum Market

The launch of the platinum ETF last week serves as a fishbowl for trading in limited markets. Is the new ETF a guppy or a shark?

ETF.com Analysis

The 2009 ETF Surprise Award

The final tally on 2009 is in, and there are a few surprises as we reach for those envelopes.

ETF.com Analysis

Are All Indexes Active?

Matt’s love affair with the upcoming managed futures ETF is just as naive as buying one stock and praying.

ETF.com Analysis

A Christmas Wish For ETFs

No, not my two front teeth. What I want for Christmas is better ETF education.