ETF Week: PowerShares Rebranding; Launch Front Quiet

Plus, several unique filings in the spotlight this week.

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This week was very quiet when it came to launches, with no new funds entering the market. However, there was some significant news: Invesco announced it would be abandoning the PowerShares brand name, and all its ETFs would simply carry the Invesco name. There were also some very interesting filings, with WisdomTree taking a page from Vanguard’s book on factors, and ProShares going all in on the “death of traditional retail” theme.

Below is a roundup of the key events in the ETF space during the week of April 23:

 

Filings

 

Other Key Events

 

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