Actively Managed ETFs Worth The Cost [Columbia Growth Equity Strategy Fund]

etfsWith rising geopolitical tension in Ukraine and the Middle East, the stock market will surely continue to struggle in the coming days. Chinese slowdown and concerns over the health of the European economy will also weigh on the broad U.S. equities.
NYSE:GVT August 11, 2014 4:00pm

Five Best Performing Active ETFs

fiveThanks to continued bullish trend in the U.S. financial markets, 2013 has been the banner year for investors as they continue to pour money into equities and equity-related ETFs. Though there are winners in every corner of the equity ETF space,
NYSE:FWDD November 20, 2013 5:59pm

ETF Daily News: Thursday, September 1st ETF Movers

In trading on Thursday, the RP Growth ETF (NYSE:RPX) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 12.64% on the day. Also up on the day are the day are the
NYSE:EKH September 1, 2011 2:48pm

GRAIL ADVISORS To Change The Fund Names For Four Of Their ETFs, CUSIP for Five (RPX, RWG, GMMB, GVT, GMTB)

GRAIL ADVISORS has filed paperwork to change the names for four of their ETFs, and the CUSIP for five of their funds. The funds affected are the RP Growth ETF (NYSE:RPX), RP Focused Large Cap Growth ETF (NYSE:RPG), Grail McDonnell Intermediate Municipal Bond ETF (NYSE:GMMB), Columbia Concentrated
NYSE:GMMB May 19, 2011 1:58pm

Ameriprise To Buy Grail, Push Into ETF Industry

After months of speculation sparked by an SEC filing announcing Grail Advisors was near an agreement to be acquired, the future for a pioneer in the active ETF space is a bit more clear.
NYSE:GVT April 15, 2011 3:03pm

RIP Or Rebirth For San Francisco-Based ETF Issuer Grail Advisors? (RWG, RPX, GVT, GMTB, AGG, BND, GMMB)

Grail Advisors, the San Francisco-based ETF issuer known for pioneering the actively-managed ETF space, recently made an interesting
NYSE:AGG January 9, 2011 11:42pm

Seven Wildly Successful Active ETFs (GVT, ALT, PSR, MINT, CYB, GTAA, ELD)

The ETF industry has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years, thanks in large part to a shift by investors towards cost-efficient passive indexing strategies and away from pricey active
NYSE:ALT November 8, 2010 10:34am

Active ETF Basics: Active ETF Fee Waivers (GVT, DENT, SMMU, RWG, RPX, GMTB, GMMB, MINT)

With actively-managed ETFs still being a relatively new product, providers are trying hard to garner investor interest through many different means. One of those is by lowering the expense
NYSE:DENT October 6, 2010 1:33pm

An Interview With Grail Advisors CEO Bill Thomas About Actively Managed ETFs

Grail Advisors CEO Bill Thomas talks with FOX Business about his firm's actively managed ETFs. Currently he has 7 actively managed exchange traded funds, with 2 more in registration. Bill is bullish on ETFs in general, lauding their advantages over mutual funds. Bill touts their liquidity, cost and tax
NYSE:GMMB June 25, 2010 12:04pm

Will Star Managers Be Able To Transition Into The Burgeoning World Of ETFs?

star-manager"So is there still a future for active fund managers? Sure — there will always be investors who prefer to have a human being run their portfolios. But it's unlikely active managers
NYSE:DENT October 3, 2009 8:49am

Grail Advisors Set To Launch 4 ‘Active’ ETFs Tomorrow

new1In May, Grail Advisors launched the market’s first true, actively managed equity ETF, the Grail American Beacon Large Cap Value ETF (GVT). Traded on the New York Stock Exchange, GVT represented the first fund designed to incorporate traditional investment management approach and a multi-manager format into an active ETF structure. Upon launching this multi manager active ETF, the firm announced plans to
NYSE:GVT September 30, 2009 10:41am

Actively Managed ETFs Are The Next Big Thing For Your Portfolio (GVT, PQZ, MCRO)

the-next-big-thing"Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) have taken hold as one of the most popular investments on the market today. Now, with global assets in ETFs estimated to hit $1 trillion by 2010, a new class of actively managed ETFs is poised to become the next big thing for your portfolio
ETF BASIC NEWS July 28, 2009 10:47am

Active ETFs need time to catch on, some say

etfActively managed exchange traded funds are finally starting to trickle into the market. But for the trickle to become a flood, active ETFs will have to overcome a number of obstacles, not the least of which is the establishment of desirable performance. “Would people want active management that comes with the tax advantages, transparency and liquidity of an ETF?” asked Scott Burns, the director of ETF analysis at Morningstar Inc. of Chicago and editor of Morningstar ETFInvestor, a monthly newsletter. “The answer is yes, but if it turns into a tradeoff for returns, the answer is no.” It is a challenge, but some asset managers think that they are up to it. The Grail American Beacon Large Cap Value ETF (GVT) from Grail Advisors LLC of San Francisco, which began trading on May 4, allows portfolio managers unrestricted trading. Full Story:
ETF BASIC NEWS May 31, 2009 8:01am

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