Steve Dew

Features and News

Nov. ETF Short Report: Protecting Profits?

A broad increase in short interest looks like investors protecting profits.

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RBS Enters US Market With Innovative ETN

 

RBS tiptoes into U.S. ETN market with a splashy product featuring two types of returns.

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MSCI Launches 13 Value-Weighted Indexes

MSCI unveils lineup of value variations on some of its indexes.

ETF Report

 Small Caps As A Better Way To Play Emerging Markets

By most accounts, the world’s so-called emerging economies are on track to outperform the developed world for at least the next 30 years. In a white paper published in October, Pyramis Global Advisors projected that real growth in emerging markets countries could reach 9 to 13 percent, compared with 5 to 7 percent among developed countries between now and 2040. But for ETF investors, the question is: How to best tap into this growth?

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Global X Launches Norway ETF

Global X’s new Norway fund is an ETF industry first.

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JPMorgan Files For Physical Copper ETF

J.P. Morgan plans to serve up the world’s first physical copper ETF in a sign of just how hot the materials sector has become.

ETF Report

 Are Gold Ratios A Golden Key For Investors?

You don’t have to be a “gold bug” or an avid follower of Glenn Beck to know that the price of gold can be a handy means of taking the market’s emotional temperature.

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iShares Boosts BlackRock’s Earnings

BlackRock, Inc., the world’s largest money manager, reported a 74 percent jump in third-quarter net income this week, a reflection of just how lucrative the iShares exchange-traded fund business it acquired last year is.