Scott Longley's Articles

ETFs shine as EU report critiques fund costs

13th January 2019

In interesting sidebar to the debate regarding fees compression in the world of ETFs comes from a report produced by the European Securities and Markets (ESMA) last week into the […]

The free market and the ballooning number of indices

by , 10th January 2019

If there is one thing bound to scare the horses in the world of investment it will be a headline figure or number that ‘just doesn’t feel right’. Numbers matter […]

ETF trade volume strength in volatile times encouraging, says iShares

8th January 2019

BlackRock iShares says the record trading volume achieved by the its ETF products in 2018 show the versatility of the product during a period huge market volatility. In total, iShares […]

Invesco poaches Assaffar from Amundi for BD role

7th January 2019

Invesco has moved to strengthen its London-based business development team by adding Hamid Asseffar who will focus on the company’s growing ETF business with UK asset managers and family offices. […]

Five ETF takeaways from 2018

by , 31st December 2018

Like Santa pulling a last forgotten present from the bottom of his sack, ETF Stream is delighted to bring you some of the key takeaways from the past 12 months, […]
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Elston launches Access Portfolios range via JustETF

27th December 2018

Self-directed investors have a late Christmas present from Elston Consulting – a free-to-use range of ETF portfolios for those who wish to put together their own investment strategies. The Access […]

HANetf tops off busy year with brace of appointments

19th December 2018

Independent white-label provider HANetf has made a further two senior hires as the company brings to a close a year which has seen the firm launch its debut offering. Andre […]

Van Eck’s outlook: Don’t fight it, feel it

by , 17th December 2018

Donald Trump might not be heeding any advice of late, but given his rants about Jerome Powell’s handling of US interest rates he perhaps should listen to Jan Van Eck, […]

Ossiam takes machine-learning leap into ESG

12th December 2018

Ossiam has launched an ESG fund where the selected equities will be chosen using a machine-learning algorithm that can rank companies according to data-based criteria. This is a first for […]

Product Panel: WisdomTree’s Artificial Intelligence ETF

by , 11th December 2018

The WisdomTree Artificial Intelligence UCITS ETF has been conceived in conjunction with both Nasdaq and the Consumer technology Association (CTA) and provides exposure to what the manager calls the exponential […]