The Innovation Issue

December 2018

This issue looks at the industry's newcomers and the year's most exciting products.

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ETF Features

Trends Driving ETF Product Development

The ETF industry is expanding on many fronts. We look at the biggest ones.

ETF Features

Innovative Angles On ETFs

A lot of ETFs broke new ground this year.

ETF Features

New ETF Kids On The Block

Do any of these ETF newcomers have The Right Stuff?

ETF Features

2018's New ETF Entrants

A flood of new issuers and brands entered the market year-to-date.

ETF Sponsored Content

 Hidden Gem ETFs: 2018

The greatest ETFs you've never heard of.

ETF Departments

 ETF Launches: December 2018

VanEck debuts eSports and gaming ETF.

ETF Departments

 ETF Explainer: MJ

The first U.S.-listed marijuana ETF has a complicated history.

ETF Departments

 Data At A Glance: December 2018

International fixed-income ETFs pulled in $10 billion in October

ETF Departments

 ETF Education: December 2018

A look at why ETFs are so cheap.

ETF Departments

 Commodities In Review: December 2018

October was a mixed bag for commodity funds,

ETF Departments

 Sectors In Review: December 2018

Sector ETFs got clobbered in October.

ETF Departments

 Countries In Review: December 2018

All but three country ETFs were in negative territory in October.

ETF Departments

ETFs: The More, The Merrier

There's no such thing as too many ETFs.

ETF Sponsored Content

 Legg Mason Taps Storied Affiliate For First Fixed-Income ETF

Active ‘core-plus’ total return strategy managed by Western Asset Management hits the firm’s sweet spot, delivered in an ETF.

ETF Data

 ETF Data: December 2018

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.