Central Bank of Ireland should follow SEC in allowing non-transparent ETFs
24 April 2019
The Central Bank of Ireland will be closely monitoring the watershed moment for the ETF industry earlier this month when the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the first ETF that is not required to disclose its holdings daily.
ETF Insight: ETFs still in the shadows on some platforms
23 April 2019
The average private investor in the UK has been bafflingly loyal to active unit trusts and OEICs. And until recently, most IFAs were also very loyal – at least partly due to commission payments.
Of course, commission payments for new...
ETF buyers not as hesitant in global exposure as presumed
17 April 2019
ETF buyers are far more inclusive of global portfolios compared to regional and local exposures than inferred, according to a recent survey conducted by Vanguard.
In its bid to shine a light on several myths which have developed in the...
ETF Insight: Which six players could enter the European ETF market this year?
15 April 2019
The European ETF market may be competitive but it should also be seen as an area of growth for an asset management industry under pressure in its traditional stronghold of active management.
Hence, the news that DWS’s Xtrackers brand might...