Debbie Carlson

Debbie Carlson is a contributor to and ETF Report.

Features and News

Top REIT ETFs Show Similarities, Differences

A look at what's happening under the surfaces of the leading REIT ETFs.

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Understanding Smart Beta Factors

We examine what investors should consider when looking at multifactor funds.

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Dechert Paves Way For Improved ETF Regulations

One of the leading law firms for ETFs knows the ins and outs of the industry and its structure.

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The Guiding-Hand Firm For ETF Issuers

Brown Brothers Harriman has a strong presence in the ETF space, but it’s mostly behind the scenes.

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New Wave ETFs: People, Planet & Profits

Not all sustainable funds are created equally—most fall into three key buckets.

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Socially Responsible ETFs Take Root

The number of funds focusing on environmental, social and governance factors is growing quickly.

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The Bionic Advisor Rises

More financial advisors are turning to robo advisors to enhance their practices.

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Does Tracking Error Matter?

It depends on what kind of investor you are.

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Why Leveraged/Inverse ETFs Perform So Poorly

Leveraged/inverse ETFs tend to trend downward over the long term. What you should know before you buy.