Hot Reads: China ETFs Rebound on Reopening Hopes

Plus, investors pulled $8B from two leading U.S. ETFs.

Reviewed by: Heather Bell
Edited by: Heather Bell

Compiled by Staff


Traders Start Taking Notice as China ETF Rebound Gets Extreme (Bloomberg)
ETFs like the iShares MSCI China ETF (MCHI) and the KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF (KWEB) rise on hopes of the country reopening soon.


Investors Pull $8B From Major Stock ETFs (Advisor Perspectives)
The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) and the Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ) saw outflows of $5.8 billion and $2.1 billion, respectively.


Florida Pulling $2B From BlackRock in ESG Backlash (Financial Times)
Republican chief financial officer says U.S. state will take "business elsewhere" in move that surprises asset manager.


In Era of 'Green Hushing,’ Private Market Managers Can Still Hit ESG Goals (Institutional Investor)
Playing an active role with portfolio companies will be even more crucial in the new year, according to the Apex Group.


CFTC Chair Calls for Authority to Prevent the Next FTX (Yahoo Finance)
Chair Behnam told the Senate Agriculture Committee Thursday of need to move quickly.


What Makes an ETF Successful (ETF Think Tank)
Launching an ETF is great, but having a successful one is what it's all about.


Where BlackRock Sees 'Tremendous' Opportunities for ETF Investors in 2023 (MarketWatch)
"We probably have not seen the bottom in the equity market yet," says the firm's head of iShares Investment Strategy Americas.


Is Delegating Voting Powers on ESG to Investors a Cop-Out? (The Evidence Based Investor)
Sparrows Capital's Mark Northway says it absolves hugely powerful institutions from having to develop views and strategies of their own.


9 Best High Yield ETFs to Buy Now (Kiplinger)
These funds show there's no shortage of ways to balance risk and reward in the quest for better-than-average income.


El-Erian: Powell and the Markets Talk Past Each Other (Advisor Perspectives)
Why the Fed faces a tricky communication challenge that is consequential for the well-being of the U.S. and global economies.


The Diversification Strategy That's Older Than Target-Date Funds (Morningstar)
Despite stiff competition, target-risk strategies continue to be compelling.


Is Real Estate a Better Investment Than the Stock Market? (A Wealth of Common Sense)
The pros and cons of owning rental properties.

Heather Bell is a former managing editor of She has also held editorial positions at Dow Jones Indexes and Lehman Brothers. Bell is a graduate of Dartmouth college and resides in the Denver area with her two dogs.