David Tuckwell's Articles

Interview: Prof Talis Putnins: ETFs are not parasitic on active management

by , 18th October 2018

Talis Putnins is a professor of finance at the University of Technology, Sydney. One of Australia’s top experts on asset pricing, he recently published one of the foremost studies of […]

New listing: newcomer Distillate lists value ETF

17th October 2018

ETF newcomer, the Chicago based Distillate Capital is teaming up with white labeller ETF Series Solutions to list a new US large cap value ETF. The Distillate US Fundamental Stability […]

New listing: PGIM lists US large cap ETF to beat the S&P 500

17th October 2018

PGIM is teaming up with quant firm QMA Associates to list a new actively managed multifactor large cap ETF that boldly aims to beat the S&P 500 over the long […]

New listing: State Street enters outer space

17th October 2018

State Street is listing three more thematic ETFs in partnership with boutique index provider Kensho Technologies. SPDR Kensho Clean Power ETF (XKCP) SPDR Kensho Final Frontiers ETF (XKFF) SPDR Kensho New Economies […]

Vanguard Australia lists infrastructure and international small cap ETFs

17th October 2018

Today’s new ETF listings from around the world. Australia Vanguard Australia rolls out infrastructure and global small cap ETFs Vanguard’s Australian arm is listing two new ETFs that add to […]

Institutions are warming to ETFs: Jane Street

16th October 2018

Institutional investors are warming ETFs. They are trading ETFs more often, in larger chunks and with a greater degree of confidence – a new survey has found. Institutions are also […]

New Listings: World’s first Kazakhstan ETF lists in Moscow

16th October 2018

Today’s new ETF listings from around the world.  Russia World’s first Kazakhstan ETF gets listed in Moscow Kazakhstan – the largest of the Central Asian ‘stan’ countries – is about […]

New listings: KWEB comes to London

15th October 2018

Today’s new ETF listings from around the world.  London KraneShares KWEB brought over to London China ETF specialist KraneShares is bringing its $1.3b China Internet ETF over to London. The […]

Japan – not the US – is king of cheap ETFs

14th October 2018

Common sense says ETFs are cheap everywhere – but cheapest in the US, where Vanguard, BlackRock and Charles Schwab lead the charge downward. While Fidelity provides market tracking funds for […]

ETFs are distorting stock prices: Deutsche Bank

12th October 2018

Passive investors and ETFs are pushing stock prices away from their intrinsic value and investors might be able to make money by betting against ETF flows, a new study from […]