Scott Longley's Articles

Arguments rage over volatility

by , 19th February 2018

As the dust settled on the market pullback a fortnight back, it became clear that one particular area of the market was being tagged as the prime cause behind the […]

Flow Traders rides new volatility wave

16th February 2018

The recent market volatility has been a boon to Amsterdam-based exchange traded product (ETP) liquidity provider Flow Traders which has seen its buoyant growth from the fourth quarter continue into […]

HANetf makes Patterson UK sales director

14th February 2018

HANetf has completed another significant hire with David Patterson joining as director of UK and Ireland sales. Patterson joins from Deutsche Asset Management where he was head of UK wholsesale […]

Mifid transparency shows how ETFs coped with pullback

12th February 2018

The new requirements on the visibility of ETF trading brought in by Mifid II meant investors were provided a glimpse of the two-way business that took place during last week’s […]

Myth-buster: Will ETFs cause the next crash?

by , 1st February 2018

On the basis that what goes up must come down, predictions for what might cause the next stock market crash have multiplied even as the S&P 500 has reached new […]

HANetf enlists BNY Mellon as service partner

30th January 2018

The co-founder of HANetf says its appointment of BNY Mellon as its asset servicing partner provides “further validation” of his company’s plan to facilitate new providers entering the ETF space […]

Inside ETFs 2018: Tackling the complexities of bitcoin and blockchain

23rd January 2018

The complexities of the debate around bitcoin and ETFs in light of the intervention last week from the SEC were tackled by another panel at the Inside ETFs 2018 conference […]

Inside ETFs 2018: ESG investing in focus

23rd January 2018

The investment world still takes a “schizophrenic” attitude to ESG investment in ETFs believing there must be underperformance despite the evidence to the contrary, according to an expert panel at […]

Say goodbye to manual past, hello automated future says Vanguard’s Buckley

22nd January 2018

The new chief executive of Vanguard has challenged the US adviser community to adapt to the new reality of the compression of fees for financial advice or struggle to survive. […]

Inside ETFs 2018: McCarthy on the race to zero

22nd January 2018

A major US index ETF provider is likely to launch a zero fee fund sooner or later according to Jeff McCarthy, chief executive of exchange traded funds at BNY Mellon, […]