Heather Bell

Heather Bell is managing editor for ETF.com and ETF Report.

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The ELEMENTS Of Expansion

Merrill Lynch's ETN platform adds four products in the early days of April.

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Beyond The Abstract: Will ETFs Obliterate OEFs?

A look at an article that compares the OEF and ETF structures.

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PIMCO Picks DJ Lifecycle Indexes For New Funds

Addition of asset classes proves a winner for Dow Jones' target date benchmarks.  

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New Merrill Lynch Index Tracks Carbon Credit Markets

The carbon trading market is just getting started.

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Corporate Dividends Hit With Double Whammy

First quarter shows fewer dividend increases and more decreases. 

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PHLX Launches Sector Index Futures

Futures contracts on three popular PHLX sector indexes recently started trading on its PBOT subsidiary.  

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New Index Takes Different Spin On 130/30 Portfolios

Dow Jones offers another way to determine a rules-based system for shorting and going long at the same time.

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German Exchange Lists New Sector, Islamic ETFs

Germany's stock exchange adds first Islamic ETFs and some new sector ETFs.

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Housing Slide Continued In January

The S&P/Case-Shiller indexes fell further in January.