ETF Week: Big Vanguard News; Fund To Revamp

ETF Week: Big Vanguard News; Fund To Revamp

It was a quiet holiday week, with one glaring exception.
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With the Fourth of July falling on a Wednesday, the holiday was expected to have a muting effect on the week, but Vanguard blew that idea to pieces with its announcement of commission-free trading on more than 1,800 ETFs. Additionally, Exchange Traded Concepts announced the revamp of the WEAR ETF (WEAR), which targets wearable technology, and there were a handful of noteworthy filings.

Below is a roundup of all the key events in the ETF industry during the week of July 2:


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