Matt Hougan

Matt Hougan is CEO of Inside ETFs, a division of Informa PLC. He spearheads the world's largest ETF conferences and webinars. Hougan is a three-time member of the Barron's ETF Roundtable and co-author of the CFA Institute’s monograph, "A Comprehensive Guide to Exchange-Trade Funds."

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CORRECTED AND EXPANDED: Hedge Your House

We are one day away from opening up a new $21.6 trillion asset class; housing futures start trading Monday.

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How To Hit ETF Home Runs?

That’s the Subject Line of an email sent to me this morning by Morningstar, of all people. What's next? Penny stocks?

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Smartshares Indeed

ETF designers halfway around the world have transformed ETFs into a real tool for savings and investment.

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Small Cap Paradox?

Small cap active managers claim to be the exception to the “indexing wins” argument. But that claim is slipping away…

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Making Sense of March

What the indexes (and ETFs) tell us about where the market has been, and where it's going.

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When You Wish Upon An ETF

 

ETF designers: Listen up! Your customers have spoken.

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When You Wish Upon An ETF

Readers chime in with their own suggestions on what new ETFs they would like to see; international small caps top the list.

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Home, Sweet (depreciating) Home?

My home is my castle, but I probably paid too much for it. Soon, I will be able to hedge myself against the end of the real estate bubble.

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In My Dreams

Let’s imagine that I am in charge of the ETF universe, and that I get to launch whatever funds I want. Here's what I'd do...