Heather Bell

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

Features and News

The WSJ Hires Zweig For Personal Finance Column

Starting in July, Zweig will write a weekly column focused on personal finance.

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Straight From The Source: William F. Sharpe

IndexUniverse.com chats with the Nobel Prize winner about his latest book, asset allocation, how to prepare for retirement, and more.

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Northern Trust Continues Casting NETS

ETFs launched May 12 cover South African, Italian and Singapore markets.

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Screened Global Real Estate?

ALPS enters ETF market with a global real estate fund tracking a Cohen & Steers index.

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WisdomTree Goes For Growth

WisdomTree files for the first fundamentally weighted growth funds.

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Platinum ETNs On Deck

At long last, it looks like U.S. investors are going to have access to platinum via an exchange-traded product.

ETF Report

 First Mover Status – Myth Or Reality ?

In most highly competitive industries, first-mover status is an elite distinction that can prove vital to long-term acceptance in the marketplace. But with 280 different funds launched last year and the first active portfolios finally arrived, how much does being first really matter in a hyper-evolving exchange-traded funds marketplace?

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Straight From The Source: Philippe El-Asmar

IndexUniverse.com chats with one of the key people behind the iPath family of ETNs.

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Beyond The Abstract: Investors Are Not Efficient Shoppers

A recent paper finds that investors consistently fail to consider fees and expenses when selecting comparable funds.