The New iShares Short Maturity Bond ETF In Focus

isharesEric Dutram: Though San Francisco-based iShares dominates the equity ETF market, it is also looking to expand its offering into the fixed income space as well.
NYSE:BOND October 3, 2013 4:09pm

HUNT: AdvisorShares Files For Institutional Cash Strategy ETF

Eric Dutram: With the Fiscal Cliff fast approaching and some shakiness appearing on the horizon for the markets, many have been taking a more low risk technique to investing. Short-term securities and precious metals have been very popular in this environment,
NYSE:MINT December 11, 2012 1:49pm

FlexShares Launches New Ready Access Variable Income Fund

Eric Dutram: FlexShares, the ETF division of Northern Trust, is beginning to become a formidable player in the exchange-traded fund world. The firm has several ETFs
NYSE:GSY October 14, 2012 11:16pm

FlexShares Launches Active Money Market ETF; With An Impressively Low Expense Ratio (RAVI, MINT)

Michael Johnston: FlexShares, the firm that recently expanded its relatively young product lineup to include international equity funds, announced today the launch of its first active ETF. The FlexShares Ready Access Variable Income Fund (NYSEARCA:RAVI) will seek
NYSE:MINT October 11, 2012 5:01pm

How To Find The Best Money Market ETF (SHV, MINT, BIL, PVI, GSY, VRD, SHV)

Stoyan Bojinov: ETFs continue to gain popularity as these innovative financial instruments allow for easy access to virtually any asset class without having to sacrifice
NYSE:BIL September 22, 2012 5:50pm

ETF Industry Poised For Growth: Q&A With Casey Smith

Stoyan Bojinov: ETFs have made their way into countless portfolios as investors of all walks have embraced the cost-efficient nature of these vehicles. Innovation in the exchange-traded universe has brought countless strategies and previously difficult-to-reach
ETF BASIC NEWS July 30, 2012 10:29am

An Investor Guide To Money Market ETFs (MINT, SHV, BIL, GSY)

Eric Dutram: The second quarter of fiscal 2012 marked great uncertainty for equity markets worldwide. After posting double digit gains for the first quarter of fiscal 2012, the markets were unable to extend their streak further into the year.
NYSE:BIL July 19, 2012 12:43pm

The Cheapest Actively Managed ETFs (GIY, GSY, PLK, EU, GAL, GMMB, GMTB, JYF, MINT, MUNI, SMMU)

Stoyan Bojinov: Institutional money managers, financial advisors, and investors of all walks have largely embraced the advantages offered by the exchange-traded product structure over traditional mutual funds. The rising popularity of indexing strategies makes it easy
NYSE:EU May 16, 2012 2:32pm

Highlighting 10 Successful Active ETFs Not Named TRXT (MINT, ELD, ALD, CEW, WDTI, GSY, HDGE, MUNI)

Michael Johnston:  The debut of PIMCO’s highly-anticipated Total Return ETF (NYSEArca:TRXT) earlier this month has been hailed as a pivotal moment for the active ETF industry, potentially opening up the floodgates to significant future inflows. There seems to be an opinion that the active ETF movement

NYSE:ALD March 13, 2012 11:14am

9 Things Investors Need To Know About The PIMCO Total Return ETF (TRXT, MINT, BND, AGG, SCHZ, LAG)

Michael Johnston:  Today brings the most anticipated ETF launch of the last several years, with PIMCO debuting an exchange-traded version of its popular Total Return Bond Fund (NYSEArca:TRXT). The new ETF, PIMCO’s fifth actively managed product, is managed by bond guru Bill Gross–who is widely

NYSE:AGG March 1, 2012 3:35pm

The PIMCO Total Return ETF; An Active ETF Gamechanger? (TRXT, AGG, SCHZ, BND, LAG, MINT, MUNI)

Michael Johnston:  Bond fund giant PIMCO launched its highly anticipated Total Return ETF (NYSEArca:TRXT) on Thursday, bringing to market an exchange-traded version of the mutual fund that has accumulated about $250 billion in assets since its debut in the 1980s. The new ETF is the most


Seven Surprisingly Large ETFs (AMJ, EWZ, MBB, MINT, PFF, XLU, SPY)

Jared Cummans:  Everyone is familiar with the SPDR S&P 500 Fund (NYSEArca:SPY). SPY is by far the most popular ETF in the world, with nearly $100 billion in assets and an ADV around 150 million. Those numbers ensure that this is not only the largest ETF in the world, but one of the largest funds in the

NYSE:EWZ February 21, 2012 4:40pm

ETFs For The Capital Preservationist (PVI, GSY, BIL, PRB, MINT)

Michael Johnston: When the Federal Reserve announced recently that it plans to keep key interest rates at nearly zero until 2014, it hardly came as a surprise. With the economic recovery still in a very fragile state and inflationary pressures remaining tame, record low interest rates are expected to hang
NYSE:BIL February 1, 2012 4:29pm

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