etfs

Nov 18, 2013

Paris2Paris-based Ossiam has crossed the €1 billion threshold in assets under management with three-quarters of that in smart beta exchange-traded funds (ETFs).

Nov 15, 2013

multi-managerTom Caddick, head of fund management, global multi-manager, at Santander Asset Management, will use both active and passive managed investments for his new range of

Nov 14, 2013

Hong-Kong-1The first exchange-traded fund (ETF) set up under a scheme in China that awards renminbi investment quotas to Hong Kong asset managers is to be launched in Europe.

Nov 12, 2013

AirplaneEnhanced index managers say they are attracting investors who want an alternative to active funds and a relatively lower risk means of gaining equity exposure, finds Judith Evans.

Nov 12, 2013

Mushroom cloudFund closures have increased as providers push their more popular products. Nicholas Pratt looks at the role of liquidity in ETF attractiveness.

Nov 12, 2013

UnicornMany years after the active versus passive debate was launched, the attacks on active managers continue. Nick Fitzpatrick reports.

Nov 12, 2013

Baudson ValerieAmundi came to the market for exchange-traded funds later than some competitors, but it has grown its market share, due to innovation and low fees, to reach the fourth position in the European ETF providers ranking, says Valerie Baudson, global head of ETF and index solutions.

Nov 12, 2013

Traditional institutional index funds are a major barrier to ETF success, at least in the UK pensions market, our panel on ETF industry development hears. Though smart beta could change this. Edited by Nick Fitzpatrick.

Nov 12, 2013

MazeAs ETF providers face a maze of operating challenges in the European market, Fiona Moore of Northern Trust tells Funds Europe how asset servicers can help steer them to their goals.

Nov 12, 2013

TrackNew rules require tracking errors to be disclosed in index-tracking Ucits funds. Judith Evans looks at the difficulties involved and discovers which of the methods used suit different types of investor, the short-term trader, or the long-term holder.

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