Swift offers firms assistance in avoiding entities and individuals hit by sanctions
UBS and Société Générale are among several banks and index providers to tap demand for dividend exposure with new ETNs and benchmarks this year
Barclays Bank has filed a leveraged return product with the SEC based on McDonald's shares
Poor equity market performance is driving investors into alternative asset classes such as utilities, gold and dividends in the search for stable returns
On the move
Index provider Dow Jones has launched a global shipping index that will form the basis for the Guggenheim Shipping ETF
Lost in translation
iShares launches two sustainable ETFs on LSE
Emerging markets: braced for the end of the party?
Bottom-up sharia structures
A new index measures changes in the market value of venture capital-financed companies in the US
A 10% move in a stock price would trigger a pause in trading to prevent sudden falls
The role of ETFs in the US market “flash crash” on 6 May is under scrutiny following a preliminary report suggesting ETFs and index futures were linked to the event.
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and currency specialist ETF Securities has launched the first ETF to track the Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Three-Month Forward Index (DJ-UBSCI F3(SM)), following growing investor demand for diversified commodity related products…
Banks and index providers have been quick to colonise the investment space vacated by stressed hedge funds after transparency became a byword for popularity. With both now offering proprietary dynamic strategies and promising alpha returns, will they end…