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China AMC breaks away from the mainland pack and eyes smart beta

by , 8th December 2017

China’s largest ETF issuer, China AMC, has taken the lion’s share of assets this year. The company eyes smart beta as the next frontier, writes Felix Xu.  China Asset Management […]

S&P Dow Jones Indices

Carbon reduction targets can drive business growth

8th December 2017

How can companies manage the financial risks that go along[...]

Invesco PowerShares

Factors riding bulls and bears

7th December 2017

A bear market doesn't appear to be imminent. If that[...]

ETF Securities

ETF Securities outlook for 2018

7th December 2017

ETF Securities looks at lots of different markets for next[...]

S&P Dow Jones Indices

Does Vix predict future volatility?

6th December 2017

S&P looks at how to use the Vix as a[...]

Ekins Guinness

Sector leadership is changing and differs across regions

30th November 2017

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ETF Securities

Rebalancing of Australian economy is cornerstone of its resilience

30th November 2017

Business confidence is picking up even as consumer confidence weakens.[...]

Corporate bond ETFs

Traditional investment theory suggests that just about everyone should have some exposure to bonds in their portfolio. That’s because bonds should provide a low-risk and reliable income stream. The problem […]

Acronym Jungle

When you first start to investigate the world of ETFs, there are a lot of acronyms to contend with: ETN, MSCI, SPDR, AP, NAV and of course ETF are just […]

Collateral: when it hits the fan

This article is part of our ETF education series. It explains everything investors need to know about collateral in ETFs. It looks at why ETF issuers use collateral, what rights do […]

Roboadvice – the basics

Robo advice is a fairly new, fast-growing part of the investment market, and plenty more growth is expected. Many of the ‘robo’ platforms use ETFs to implement their investment ideas, […]

Investing in global equities

ETFs are often sold for their simplicity, and in many ways they are simple, but even with ETFs you normally still have to do some asset allocation work. You need […]

Cutting Edge September 2017: A review of the latest research into the passive funds space and asset allocation

Every month ETF Stream brings its readers what we believe is the very best in cutting edge (largely academic) research about the passive investing space and ETFs in particular – […]