Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have never been as popular with investors - and have never been under as much regulatory focus. Supervisors are scrutinising leveraged and inverse ETFs while investors are asking questions about securities lending practices. ETF Risk looks into these issues and examines benchmarks, index licensing fees and trading strategies through a combination of analytical articles, profiles, technical papers and research.
Growing appetite for ETFs buoys market confidence
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This three-part series looks at the various factors that firms across the ecosystem of global FX markets - from the buy-side, the sell-side, and the supporting community of technology vendors and service providers - should consider in order to, not just survive, but to thrive in this dynamic and ever-changing environment.
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