Elisabeth Kashner

Elisabeth Kashner is FactSet's director of ETF research. She is responsible for the methodology powering FactSet's Analytics system, providing leadership in data quality, investment analysis and ETF classification. Kashner also serves as co-head of the San Francisco chapter of Women in ETFs.

ETF.com Analysis

Inside Robo Advisor Asset Allocation

The humans behind the robo advisors seem to be tilting away from the market.

Journal Of Indexes

Deconstructing ‘Smart Beta’

ETF.com Analysis

Ghosts In The Robo Advisor Machine

Not all automated advisory services are created equal.

ETF.com Analysis

Which Robo Advisor For My Teen?

Start talking with your kids about investing their own money.

ETF.com Analysis

MLP Index Changes In Pipeline, Taxes Ahead

MLP indexes could be in for a big shake-up with Kinder Morgan reorganization.

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Dear Mrs. Buffett, About That Index Fund

Recommending an index fund isn’t the same as understanding indexing.

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That ETF’s Expense Ratio Stole My Alpha

Expense ratios matter in ways some investors don't think much about.

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Smart Beta 7: ETFs From The Inside Out

Dispensing with 'smart beta' leads to a clearer understanding of the ETF landscape.

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'Smart Beta' 6: A Better Definition

In a world without 'smart beta,' strategy is king.