Fixed Income

October 2017

This issue addresses the big questions that have been raised around fixed income and how investors can use ETFs as they navigate the asset class. 

In each issue, ETF Report shows advisors how they can improve client outcomes and increase their business with ETFs by interviewing the leading ETF strategists and asset managers in the industry. Subscribe now!

Previous Issues

To view back issues of ETF Report, first select the year below. After the new menu appears, select the month.

ETF Features

ETFs For Rising Rates

How to stop worrying and love the bull market in bonds.

ETF Features

Fresh ETF Ideas For Income Seekers

Five ETF strategists offer their top income-generating ideas. 

ETF Features

Can Target-Maturity Bond ETFs Replace Individual Bonds?

Bond-laddering techniques are popular among advisors to help clients smooth income and spread risk along the yield curve.

ETF Features

15 Years Of Bond ETF History In A Nutshell

Bond ETFs offered new access at unprecedented cost. Now they look to break new smart-beta ground.  

ETF Features

Colliding Factors In A Single Factor Fund

Different approaches to the momentum factor have translated into massively divergent returns this year.

ETF Features

 Smart Beta Launches

A rundown of August's smart-beta launches.

ETF Departments

 New ETF Launches

Transamerica debuts risk-managed funds. Plus our list of launches, filings and closures for August.

ETF Departments

 ETF Explainer: EWW

Our ETF Explainer looks at the storm-tossed movements of the iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF.

ETF Departments

ETFs Fuel Flat Rate Financial Planning

With flat fees and ETF portfolios, Integrity Wealth Solutions’ principals strive for a better way of doing business.

ETF Departments

 Countries In Review: October 2017

Emerging markets were the best performers, while the Pakistan ETF fell the most.

ETF Departments

 Commodities In Review

Industrial and precious metals shined during the month, while agriculture struggled.

ETF Departments

 Sectors In Review

August was a grim month for four sectors, but fairly decent for the rest.

ETF Departments

Rethinking 'Fixed Income'

We need better solutions for the fixed-income space, not more of the same.

ETF Sponsored Content

RFQ Trading For ETFs Advances

Tradeweb assesses growth of institutional ETF trading with introduction of RFQ trading.

ETF Sponsored Content

PowerShares Navigates Floating Rate ETFs

Smart-beta pioneer offers full lineup of floating-rate ETFs, including its newest offering, VRIG.

ETF Data

 ETF Databank

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