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Lots Of "Activity" At BGI

Do more changes at Barclays Global Investors portend a shift towards active strategies? Plus, a new ETF marketing man at the AMEX.

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Transporting Us To A Bull Market

The Dow Jones Transportation Index hits a new all-time high, and only the NASDAQ is holding us back.

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streetTRACKS Expansion

State Street is (finally) ready to rumble in the ETF arena; rolls out nine new ETFs, including a full suite of style funds based on the Wilshire indexes.

Features and News Enters the S&P 500?!?

The poster child of Internet insanity enters the venerable S&P 500; we've come a long way.

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Islamic-Compliant ETF on Tap in Turkey

Dow Jones lands a license for the first Islamic-compliant ETF, which will debut in Turkey, capturing a booming market.

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High-Yield Aristocrats

As the Baby Boom generation creeps towards retirement, S&P’s expands its Dividend Aristocrats line with a new high-yield version; SSgA to launch a ETF.

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Buffett-ed By The Rising Dollar

With the U.S. Dollar Index bouncing back after a mulit-year drubbing, Warren Buffett is caught leaning the wrong way.

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Lyxor Lands Golden Naming Rights in London

Societe General’s Lyxor ETF group will promote the gold bullion ETF in the UK; the listing expands to Europe.

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Archipelago To Launch Tech ETF

The electronic exchange announces plans to launch ArchEx Tech 100 ETF (from index that was formerly Pacific Tech 100) in move to compete with QQQ.