Sep 25, 2018

ETFsEuropean exchange-traded funds (ETFs) attracted net inflows of €2.3 billion in August, according to figures from Lipper.

Sep 24, 2018

Gender_diversityBlackRock has launched an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that invests in companies across developed and emerging markets that promote diversity practices.

Sep 20, 2018

ArrowsReverse index ETFs, small-cap ETFs, high beta ETFs: providers of smart beta ETFs are nothing if not inventive. Fiona Rintoul examines the latest trends.

Sep 20, 2018

Unlock potentialAs equity-based smart beta strategies become increasingly mainstream, Nicholas Pratt investigates the development of the fixed income smart beta market and asks how its potential can be realised.

Sep 20, 2018

Color_explosionCalls for environmental, social and governance criteria to be injected into smart beta portfolios have prompted a growing number of ESG factor-based indices. Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at their construction and hears how they generate enhanced returns and lower risk.

Sep 20, 2018

The S&P500 has enjoyed the longest bull run in its history, but turbulence could lie ahead. Is it time to add some protection to your portfolio?

Sep 20, 2018

Smart_technologyAsset management experts discuss the chief characteristics of smart beta and tell us what we can next expect from the Sector.

Sep 19, 2018

BettingThe number of sustainable ETFs has taken off in the past year or two but there’s still room for innovation, writes Romil Patel.

Sep 17, 2018

Emerging_markets ETFsEmerging market equities, which have come under pressure from interest rates and the prospect of a trade war between the US and China, gained just over $3 billion from passive investors globally during August.

Sep 13, 2018

quality and value stocksFranklin Templeton Investments has launched a European equity ETF which will have a specific focus on quality and value stocks while also encompassing other factors like momentum and volatility.