May 15, 2014

Emerging markets signEmerging market ETFs have seen a short period of renewed inflows. Nick Fitzpatrick looks at measures needed to make their performance more transparent.

May 15, 2014

Cutting costsAmundi has reduced the total expense ratios (TERs) on four global and regional emerging market exchange traded funds (ETFs) from 0.45% to 0.20%.

May 09, 2014

European flagsEuropean listed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and exchange-traded products (ETPs) gathered a record level of $9.2 billion in monthly net inflows in April, which helped push assets to $449.7 billion, a new record high.

May 08, 2014

ETF tradingLyxor Asset Management, the Paris-based asset manager owned by Societe Generale, has increased its exchange-traded fund (ETF) assets by 6% and overall assets by 4% since the end of 2013.

Apr 17, 2014

Whisk'Smart beta' has been criticised as a marketing term for old ideas, but the concept is gaining traction. Nick Fitzpatrick considers the implications.

Apr 14, 2014

arrow graph upNet inflows into emerging market equity funds hit their highest weekly level in over a year, signalling a return in appetite for this previously unpopular asset class.

Mar 17, 2014

gold-bars1Commodity exchange-traded products (ETPs) have seen a fifth week of inflows, with gold and silver prices rising, reports ETF Securities.

Mar 14, 2014

KeySmart beta is growing in popularity but some are sounding a note of caution, finds Nick Fitzpatrick. Transparency is needed more than ever, and it is important to understand how these products fit into market cycles.

Mar 14, 2014

Jo VeldeFunds Europe talks to Jo Van de Velde about Euroclear's highlights of 2013 and plans for the future.

Mar 11, 2014

Trading floorKrane Funds Advisors and Bosera Asset Management have licensed the MSCI China A Index for a new exchange-traded fund (ETF) to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange.