. The panelists are four ETF experts with deep experience in the matter. Here are the panelists, their credentials and an interview discussing their thoughts on choosing the right sector ETF:
Kim D. Arthur is a founding partner of Main Management, LLC. He currently serves as Main’s CEO and Portfolio Manager, where he actively manages a portfolio of passive ETFs. He began his career at Montgomery Securities in 1987 and remained through 2002 where he served on the Investment Policy Committee and Executive Management Committee of Banc of America Securities.
Matt Hougan is editor of IndexUniverse.com and the Exchange-Traded Funds Report, and senior editor of the Journal of Indexes. He was previously the lead biotech analyst for MetaMarkets.com, a pioneering financial services firm that managed the world’s first fully transparent, actively managed mutual fund, Open Fund.
Tom Lydon runs ETF Trends, a website with daily news and commentary about the fast-changing trends in the ETF industry. Tom is also president of Global Trends Investments, an investment advisory firm specializing in the creation of customized portfolios for high net worth individuals. He has been involved in money management for more than 25 years, beginning his career with Fidelity Investments. Tom was a founding member of Charles Schwab’s Institutional Advisory Board. He serves on the Board of Directors for US Global Investors, Inc. and Rydex Investments, and is also on the Pacific Investment Management Co., LLC (PIMCO) Advisory Board for RIAs.
J.D. Steinhilber runs his own investment firm, Agile Investing, that manages client portfolios using a pure-ETF approach. He founded Agile in 2001 based on his conviction that indexed investment vehicles combined with a disciplined asset allocation methodology produces superior investment results. He has spent the last 16 years in the financial services industry.
This is the second in a series of Seeking Alpha live panel discussions on ETF investing. We plan to convene monthly to discuss opportunities and developments in this sector, while soliciting real-time comments and questions from our community. Set up an email reminder below to make sure you don’t miss it.
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