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.

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The 2009 ETF Surprise Award

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

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Are All Indexes Active?

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

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A Christmas Wish For ETFs

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

Features and News

Evaluating The DENT ETF

How does a fund perform worse than its holdings? Active management. Very, very active management.

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Active ETFs? It’s Inevitable

“Selling” ETFs isn’t impossible Matt; you just won’t like it.

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The Name Game

Ticker symbols and fund names shouldn’t matter, but I suspect they do. A lot.

ETF Report

 Large Orders, Small ETFs

“How do I know I can get out?”

Features and News

Barclays Capital ETN+ Notes: Cool … Or Just Crazy?

These new ETNs could potentially be a better mousetrap. But are they too complicated?

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A Real Hedge Fund ETF?

IndexIQ’s new IQ Arb Merger Arbitrage ETF just started trading, but I’m not sure I buy it.