ETF.com Staff

Features and News

Profiting from Climate Change

An emerging consensus agrees that the world must take steps to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases; KLD’s new index tracks the companies that will profit from the effort.

Features and News

Nasdaq and FTSE Launch New Series of Indexes

Nasdaq and FTSE team up to launch four new indexes offering cap-weighted groupings of Nasdaq-listed stocks; ETFs and derivatives to follow soon.

Features and News

New semiactive ETF filed

The hegemony held by PowerShares Capital Management, the Wheaton, IL-based firm that nudged the ETF industry one step closer to actively managed with its innovative line of performance seeking Intelledexes (see cover story this issue), may about to be challenged.

Journal Of Indexes

Weighty Matters

What if free-float weighting isn’t the best indexing
methodology? Huang offers an alternative.

Journal Of Indexes

Bogle’s Corner

Someday soon, the real owners of America’s corporations stock holders will demand performance.

Journal Of Indexes

Talking Indexes

Blitzer shines light on the dirty underside of the active
vs. indexing debate: Index funds lag the market, too.

Journal Of Indexes

Professor’s Reading Room

Investors in expensive mutual funds get hit twice: They pay high fees and get poor performance in return.

Features and News

Dow Jones Debuts Enhanced Micro-Cap Index

Things are getting mighty crowded in the micro-cap space, with a new enhanced index from Dow Jones and two ETFs in the works.

Features and News

Suddenly Sectors

The options exchanges are launching proprietary sector indexes left and right; be ready for a battle for market share.