David Tuckwell's Articles

Fidante Partners aims to slay and exploit passive bond ETFs

13th December 2018

Most Aussie bond ETFs struggle to outperform cash. But a new actively managed bond ETF aims to fix that. The Aussie bond market has proved a stubborn beast for ETF […]

JPMorgan lists bond ETFs with a lot of promise

10th December 2018

This article focusses on JPMAM’s new US listings. For the new European equivalents, listed this week (14/12/18), please see this article.  JPMorgan Asset Managment is listing two actively managed bond […]

Global X rounds off China sector ETF offering

7th December 2018

Global X is widening out its Chinese sector ETF suite, listing six new funds that give exposure to further pockets of the Chinese economy. Global X MSCI China Consumer Staples […]

IndexIQ lists high IQ market share ETF and short duration bond ETF

7th December 2018

IndexIQ is listing two interesting smart beta ETFs, the two of which do very different things. IQ 500 International ETF (IQIN) IQ Short Duration Enhanced Core Bond US ETF (SDAG) […]

Newcomer Quadratic Capital lists everything hedge ETF

7th December 2018

A new ETF from Quadratic Capital Management, an advisory firm headed up by Nancy Davis, famed for predicting the short volatility bubble and the tech correction, will attempt to hedge […]

Chinese ETF market sees spike in liquidations

5th December 2018

Several Chinese ETFs have been liquidated this week, having failed to gather enough assets to justify the cash burn in keeping them open. The delistings come as one of the […]

DeltaShares lists “managed risk” ETF, but will it work?

4th December 2018

Editor’s note: This article has been updated to specify the time period of the simulation. (7/12/18) A new line of ETFs is coming to market that offers insurance-like strategies for […]

Cushing lists MLP ETFs — finally, some competition for Alerian?

29th November 2018

Cushing Asset Management, a Texas-based asset manager best known in the ETF industry for the master limited partnership (“MLPs”) indexes it provides for ETNs, is jumping the fence and listing […]

Purpose lists put option fund as ETF

27th November 2018

Canadian asset manager Purpose Investments is listing a new high yield ETF that is mostly made of put options. Structured as an ETF share class of an existing fund, the Purpose […]

Xtrackers lists US banks ETF in London

27th November 2018

Editor’s note: an earlier version of this article stated that XUFB was the first US banks ETF on the LSE. This was incorrect, it is, in fact, the third after […]