Scott Longley's Articles

BNP Paribas strengthens ETF and index team

17th May 2018

BNP Paribas has made a quadruple addition to its exchange traded funds (ETFs) and index solutions team with four appointments across all levels of the business. Maude Rivierre Bianchi joined […]

In at the deep end with tracking error

by , 11th May 2018

Perhaps to a surprising degree, when it comes to discussing ETFs it appears sometimes that only cursory attention is paid to the underlying index. These are, after all, purely theoretical […]
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SocGen targets sophisticated investors in the UK with ETP tsunami

10th May 2018

Societe Generale (Socgen) has launched a new range of exchange traded products (ETPs) into the UK, listing 74 products on the London Stock Exchange in one go and offering exposure […]

European ETP flows display volatility – reports

9th May 2018

See-sawing European exchange traded product flows appear to have swung back into positive territory after weathering a negative April, according to recent separate reports from BlackRock iShares and SPDR/State Street. […]

The Big Interview: Adrian Mulryan from market├četa

by , 4th May 2018

Active for the past six months, market├četa was formed about a year ago. The company was set up by Graeme Dewar and it says it has seen a significant increase […]

SPDR poll – sector ETF use set to rise in UK

by , 2nd May 2018

Nearly half of all wealth managers in the UK expect their use of sector ETFs to increase in the coming 12 months, according to a survey published this week by […]

Product focus: VanEck Vectors Global Mining

1st May 2018

The VanEck Vectors Global Mining UCITS ETF is to date the first ETF in Europe to enable global exposure for investors in metal and mining companies from developed and emerging […]

BNP Paribas eases in two new ESG funds

30th April 2018

BNP Paribas has added to its range of Easy ETF ESG funds with two new offerings aimed at providing exposure to qualifying companies in both Europe and Japan. The new […]

ETF Securities Australia hits $1bn

29th April 2018

ETF Securities Australia has reached the $1 billion assets under management milestone buoyed by the popularity of its thematic beta and gold ETFs. Founded by Aussie philanthropist Graham Tuckwell, ETF […]

Vanguard has the Wright stuff

25th April 2018

Vanguard has poached Liz Wright to be their new ETF sales specialist from ETF Securities where she was head of UK wealth. The move comes a matter of days after […]