Exchange-traded fund (etf)
After criticising the use of the term “principal protected” in structured notes, the SEC turns to ETFs and mutual funds that promise protection from loss in their names
Some investors fear this year's stellar rally in European equities could run out of steam, but structured products and exchange-traded funds can still provide smart exposure that boosts returns and guards...
Assets in exchange-traded funds reached an all-time high of $2.319 trillion in October, with three firms – iShares, State Street and Vanguard – accounting for 70% of the total
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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A quirk of leveraged ETFs means the products lose accuracy when markets turn choppy. Yakob Peterseil talks to Elliot Noma of Garrett Asset Management in New York about the quest for a purer form of leverage
Securities lending practices are unfair to investors, finds ETF Risk's first annual survey, while liquidity and the spread of an exchange-traded fund versus reported costs are the most important factors influencing investor buying decisions
The US Federal Reserve has warned that leveraged exchange-traded funds could pose a systemic risk through their rebalancing activities, but many exchange-traded fund providers think these claims are overblown
The Securities and Exchange Commission finds itself in conflict with fellow regulators the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, while a recent pronouncement on benchmarks appears to contradict a global...
Seven Investment Management’s Peter Sleep says exchange-traded funds can look expensive compared to futures or tracking funds while stock-lending practices are opaque, but he believes disclosure requirements generally surpass other areas of the investment...
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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