David Tuckwell's Articles

BMO follows Vanguard and lists model portfolio ETFs

15th February 2019

BMO is following in Vanguard Canada’s footsteps and listing model portfolio ETFs. The company is also listing four other products to add muscle to its product range. BMO, Canada’s second […]

Why tech-themed ETFs are so popular with smaller providers

by , 14th February 2019

Tech-themed ETFs have proved very popular with smaller ETF providers. Joining this swelling crowd is SabreTooth Advisors, who, in partnership with AdvisorShares, listed the AdvisorShares Sabretooth ETF (BKCH) last week. […]

Malaysia to get more ETFs, thanks to deregulation

12th February 2019

A proactive Malaysian government has helped draw Hong Kongese ETF providers onto its exchange Hong Kong-based asset manager Value Partners Group is planning to roll out its first ETF in […]

Top 5 most underrated Aussie ETFs

by , 8th February 2019

Some ETFs deserve lots of assets and get none. Other ETFs deserve no assets and get lots. Eric Balchunas, Bloomberg’s ETF talking head, made an interesting point about this. He […]

Euronext slashes fees in an effort to lift European ETF activity

6th February 2019

Exchanges are critical for Exchange Traded Funds. (It’s in the name). But in Europe, getting ETFs to trade on exchange has proved a trying task. Europe’s ETF market is different […]

Legg Mason lists actively managed short duration ETF

6th February 2019

Legg Mason subsidiary Western Asset is listing a new investment grade bond ETF that offers shorter duration exposure. The Western Asset Short Duration Income ETF (WINC) will invest 80% of […]

Stockspot uses cash ETFs to give savers better deal

6th February 2019

Stockspot, Australia’s largest robo-advisor, has launched a high-interest savings account that aims to give Aussie investors an alternative to the shoddy interest rates provided by big banks. The new Stockspot […]

There’s bark in the old ETF strategist dog: SEI

6th February 2019

ETF strategists used to be the “next big thing”. There was everything to like: They were product experts, had fee-only business models, provided tax efficient advice, could chop and change […]

Top 6 takeaways from Deutsche’s ETF report

by , 4th February 2019

Deutsche Bank published its 110-page annual ETF review last week. Below are six highlights that we thought were interesting and relevant.  1. Europe’s ETF market bigger and more liquid than you […]

Virtus underprices VanEck with its new BDC ETF

31st January 2019

Virtus lists MLP, BDC ETFs The ‘hunt for yield’ the past decade has sent investors to corners of the US capital markets they never knew existed. Two of those places […]