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ETF Building Blocks Channel

4 Active ETFs for Exposure to Real Estate in Q4

Despite interest rates rising to their highest level in recent years, real estate is still an...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

RSP Helps Mitigate Concentration Risk

In a recent survey, 69.7% of advisors said they were concerned or very concerned about the...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Cruise Plans to Expand Driverless Ride Service

Cruise plans to expand its driverless ride service to Austin and Phoenix before the end of the...

Innovative ETFs Channel

Protect Your Portfolio From Rising Volatility With SPLV

After the Fed’s decision on Wednesday to raise interest rates by 75 basis points, stocks fell,...

Global Diversification Channel

Investors Head to HYLB as HYG and JNK See Outflows

After seeing significant outflows beginning in late 2021, fortune has reversed for the $3.4...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

A Guide to Tax Loss Harvesting

Many advisors are overlooking a key way to use investment losses to an investor’s advantage: tax...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Check Out SDOG as Volatility Increases

The Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates by 75 basis points on Wednesday shook...

Innovative ETFs Channel

As Clean Energy Heats Up, Look Into TAN

Clean energy ETFs have seen a resurgence in interest following their May rebound, further...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Positive Sentiment in Biotech Intensifies, So Add ARKG

Last week saw significant volatility. However, positive sentiment intensified throughout the...

Global Diversification Channel

This High Yield Low Vol ETF Took in Over $500 Million

As investors look for income while avoiding exposure to high volatility, one fund in DWS’ lineup...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Get Exposure to the Travel Industry With JRNY and CRUZ

Despite inflation remaining at decades-high levels, the travel industry has continued to see...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Invesco’s Most Popular Equal Weight ETFs in 2022

Many investors opt to enhance their portfolio and remove size bias with an ETF that utilizes an...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARK Alters Management on Passive ETF Lineup

ARK Invest has shaken up the management of its passive ETF offerings by removing CIO Cathie Woods...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Get Real Estate Exposure With These 4 ETFs

Real estate as an asset class has been favored for its low correlation with traditional stock and...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARKG Has Exposure to Advancements in Synthetic Biology

New advances in synthetic biology uncovers lucrative investment opportunities for advisors.

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Why Allocate to RSP?

An equal-weighting methodology offers many benefits to investors, including enhanced...

Global Diversification Channel

Everything You Need to Know About Adding Japan Exposure

Investors considering enhancing their portfolios with targeted exposure to one of the world’s...

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JPST Transfers Listing to NYSE

The largest active ETF has transferred its listing to NYSE Arca from Cboe BZX, where it comprised...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Cheniere Approves Long-Term Capital Allocation Plan

Cheniere Energy (LNG) has approved a revised comprehensive, long-term capital allocation plan,...

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AllianceBernstein Debuts Active Fixed Income ETFs

AllianceBernstein today launched its first ETFs, debuting two actively managed fixed income...

Global Diversification Channel

Looking Under the Hood of SNPE

The Xtrackers S&P 500 ESG ETF (SNPE A) is an ideal core equity product for investors looking...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

ACES Outpaces WilderHill Clean Energy Index YTD

Momentum in the clean energy space continued in August with the Biden administration officially...

Climate Insights Channel

ETF 360: Q&A With Katie Stockton of Fairlead Strategies

Technical analysis was the focus of this episode of “ETF 360” with VettaFi’s head of research...

Innovative ETFs Channel

Look to SPLV for Stability in a Portfolio

Investors allocated a combined $292 million to the Invesco S&P 500 Low Volatility ETF (SPLV ...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Looking Under the Hood of RCD

Investors allocated more funds to the Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary ETF...

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An Industry Milestone: 3,000 ETFs Are Currently Trading

The ETF industry crossed an exciting milestone on Friday: For the first time, there are over...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

What to Know About the Outlook for Crude Oil Prices

The U.S. Energy Information Administration estimates that crude oil prices will generally remain...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

S&P 500 Equal Weight Index Excels in August

Equal-weight indexes have often outperformed their market cap-weighted counterparts, as...

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Harbor Capital Launches Active International ETF: OSEA

Harbor Capital Advisors today launched a new active ETF focused on international companies with...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Investors Flock to These 4 ALPS ETFs

The recovery rally staged by U.S. equities in July reversed course in August, with all major...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

3 Equal Weight Sector ETFs That Saw August Allocations

While broader markets fell in August, investors strategically allocated to certain sectors.

Innovative ETFs Channel

3 Invesco ETFs That Saw the Greatest August Flows

The U.S. equity rally that began in July sputtered in August 2022, ending last month in negative...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Stability.AI Debuts Open-Source Text-to-Image Model

Artificial intelligence is disrupting the graphic design industry, uncovering attractive...

Global Diversification Channel

HYDW and USSG See Most August Flows Across DWS’ Lineup

Flows into U.S. equities and U.S. fixed income ETFs topped $28 billion and $13 billion,...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

ENFR Still Gathering Assets at Steady a Pace

Midstream ETFs held steady through August as the rest of the market faltered following a strong...

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TD Ameritrade: Roxanna Islam Talks Generating Income with CEFs

Closed-end funds are an attractive structure for those looking for yield in the market.

Innovative ETFs Channel

PXE Still Posts Gains as Broader Market Declines

The Invesco Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production ETF (PXE B) has seen stellar returns...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Advisors Concerned About S&P 500 Concentration

The majority of advisors are concerned about the concentration of the top five names in the...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

SBIO ALPS’ Top Performing ETF in August

The ALPS Medical Breakthroughs ETF (SBIO B-) was ALPS’ top-performing ETF in August,...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Shares of Signify Health Boosted by Buyout Prospects

Shares of Signify Health (SGFY) have continued to trade up on rumors of CVS Health Corp’s (CVS)...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARK Still Has High Conviction in Zoom

Zoom reported second-quarter earnings last week, which beat consensus expectations for eps but...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Equal Weighting Reduces S&P 500 Losses

Stocks have fallen across the board in reaction to Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell’s hawkish...

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NEOS Investments Launches New ETFs

NEOS Investments debuted two new options income ETFs on the NYSE today.

The Westport,...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

ACES Saw Gains Last Week While Broader Market Fell

The ALPS Clean Energy ETF (ACES A-) increased 0.83% last week, outpacing weak equities markets on...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Tesla Updates to Full Self-Driving Beta Program

Tesla has updated its full self-driving beta program with occupancy network perception and...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

A Guide to an Energy Transition Portfolio

Investors looking to fully capitalize on the energy transition should consider allocating to...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Fed Chair Warns That Inflation Fight May Be Painful

History suggests that signs of a peak in inflation can create a good backdrop for equities.

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BlackRock Adds IBRN to iShares Thematic Lineup

BlackRock has launched the iShares Neuroscience and Healthcare ETF (IBRN ), enhancing its lineup...

Crypto Channel

Simeon Hyman Talks BITO and the Bitcoin Futures Market

VettaFi writer Elle Caruso recently sat down with Simeon Hyman, global investment strategist at...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

RYE’s Yields YTD Top 52%

The Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (RYE A-) is a great fit for investors looking to...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Tesla Stock Split; Get Exposure With These 2 ARK ETFs

Shares of the electric vehicle company have climbed 28% since June 10, when Tesla announced plans...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Equal Weighting a Core Investment Portfolio

The diversification benefits and inherent tilt towards value are two reasons why investors favor...

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Amplify Launches NDIV

Amplify ETFs has launched an index-based ETF investing in dividend-paying U.S. exchange-listed...

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Inspire Introduces Multi-Factor Biblical ETF: FDLS

Inspire Investing, a biblically responsible investing firm, has launched the Inspire Fidelis...

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AdvisorShares Grows Cannabis ETF Offerings With MSOX

AdvisorShares, the largest cannabis fund manager, today launched the AdvisorShares MSOS 2x Daily...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

A Guide to Using RSPE as a Core Equity Holding

As ESG continues to gain importance with investors, it’s essential for advisors to be prudent in...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

OUSA’s Defensive Quality Outperformed Major Indexes

The ALPS O’Shares U.S. Quality Dividend ETF (OUSA B+) gained 0.17% last week, outperforming the...

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Phil Bak Named CEO of Armada ETF Advisors

Armada ETF Advisors today announced the appointment of Phil Bak as CEO.

Portfolio Strategies Channel

The Overlap Between RSP and RSPE

There are many reasons why investors favor equal weighting over market cap-weighted strategies,...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Investors Are Choosing AMLP for Higher Liquidity

Investors often choose to allocate to the largest fund in a particular sector for higher...

Innovative ETFs Channel

Look to SPLV as Volatility Increases

The Cboe Volatility Index (VIX) hit 23.23 on Monday as all major indexes were down. If the VIX...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARKF Holding Bill.com Pushed by Strong Earnings Report

There is abundant growth happening within the fintech industry, unlocking a lucrative opportunity...

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BlackRock Introduces First BuyWrite Fixed Income ETFs

BlackRock today launched a trio of new ETFs that provide access to buy-write investment...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARKF Leading in 1-Month Returns

The ARK Fintech Innovation ETF (ARKF B-) has posted impressive gains as growth stocks have been...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Investors Are Opting to Equal Weight Tech Exposure

Investors are reinstating positions in growthier segments of the market after a risk-off...

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First Trust’s Issakainen on the Current Environment

VettaFi writer Elle Caruso recently sat down with Ryan Issakainen, ETF strategist at First Trust,...

Innovative ETFs Channel

Inflation Reduction Act Is Great for Clean Energy ETFs

Clean energy stocks began their rebound back in May, with the recent signing of the Inflation...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Check Out RYH for Defensive Healthcare Stocks

In addition to having decent pricing power, the healthcare sector has long been considered one of...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

RDOG Outpaced REIT & U.S. Equities Markets

The ALPS REIT Dividend Dogs ETF (RDOG A-) gained 4.88% last week, outpacing the broader REIT...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Despite Declining Oil Prices Energy Stocks Increase

While oil prices have declined in recent weeks, energy stocks and ETFs have remained resilient,...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Check Out RHS for Walmart Exposure

By late morning Tuesday, consumer staples are trading up 1%, with Walmart (WMT) in the lead after...

Disruptive Technology Channel

OpenAI’s DALL·E 2 Model Has Profound Implications

Artificial intelligence is disrupting the graphic design industry, creating lucrative investment...

Innovative ETFs Channel

Diversify Your Portfolio With Real Estate ETFs

It might not feel like a recession, but there is real consumer pain as real incomes have fallen...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Travel ETFs Take Flight; Get Exposure With These 2 ETFs

The Travel Price Index (TPI) declined by 2.7% in July month-over-month while overall consumer...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Understanding Midstream’s Part in the Energy Transition

With growing pressure to decarbonize, carbon capture and hydrogen could provide viable solutions...

Innovative ETFs Channel

Investors Are Seeking Protection with Low Vol ETFs

Even as growthier segments of the market rebounded and a risk-off sentiment began to emerge in...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Is It Time to Add a Healthcare ETF to Your Portfolio?

Historically, the healthcare sector has tended to outperform the broader market during...

Multi-Asset Channel

A Look at NFRA, FlexShares’ Popular Infrastructure ETF

The FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund (NFRA A) has been FlexShares’...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

ACES Up 2% YTD as Clean Energy Stocks Regain Losses

After a rough first half of the year in which equities across the board tumbled, the ALPS Clean...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

MLP Distributions Versus Corporate Dividends

MLP investing is favored for its generous income; however, it’s important for investors to...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Shares of Coinbase Rebound Following Earnings Miss

Shares of Coinbase Global (COIN) rebounded following the firm’s earnings miss and were up nearly...

Innovative ETFs Channel

Seek PFM for Generous Dividends

Even as a risk-off sentiment emerged in July, interest in U.S. equity ETFs offering attractive...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Why Investors Look to RSP for a Core Holding

The Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF (RSP A-) is a favored strategy for investors looking to...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

SBIO Surges on M&A Announcements

The ALPS Medical Breakthroughs ETF (SBIO B-) rallied 14.53% last week, propelled by positive...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

How the Inflation Reduction Act Affects Midstream

The Senate on Sunday approved a sweeping package to combat climate change, lower health care...

Multi-Asset Channel

These 3 FlexShares ETFs Saw Largest July Flows

After U.S. equities posted their worst first-half performance since 1970, they pulled off a...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Expect Equal Weight to Outperform as Inflation Goes Up

The July jobs report was far better than expected and showed more than half a million jobs...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARKG Top Holding Reported to Be Acquisition Target

CVS Health Corp (CVS) is seeking to buy Signify Health Inc. (SGFY) as it looks to expand in-home...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Flows Into Midstream ETFs Had July Rebound

After weakness struck energy markets beginning mid-June, the sector bounced back in July with...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Check Out These 4 Active ETFs for Exposure to REITs

Investor interest in real estate ETFs surged last month.

Innovative ETFs Channel

Even as Markets Rebound, Investors Seek Low Volatility

Even as markets rebounded in July, investors still favored low-volatility funds in anticipation...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

S&P 500 Equal Weight TTM Outperformance Continues

Despite the S&P 500 EWI underperformance in July, Equal Weight’s trailing twelve-month...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

MLPs Rebounded in July and Outperformed the S&P 500

The Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index (AMZI), the underlying index for the Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP ...

Innovative ETFs Channel

A Little-Known ETF Has Returned 50% YTD

The Invesco Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production ETF (PXE B) is among the top performing...

Multi-Asset Channel

FlexShares' U.S. Equity ETFs Outperform Over 1 Month

U.S. equities rebounded in July, driven by better-than-expected earnings and anticipation of a...

Disruptive Technology Channel

These 3 ARK ETFs Went Up Over 13% in 1 Month

U.S. equities staged an impressive comeback in July following a rocky first half of the year,...

Innovative ETFs Channel

Invesco’s Clean Energy ETFs Post Double-Digit Returns

Clean energy ETFs rallied last week on strong clean energy earnings and legislative support,...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

ACES Pulling Ahead in Clean Energy Rally

Clean energy ETFs rallied last week on strong clean energy earnings and Senator Joe Manchin’s...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

S&P 500 EWI Losses Improve to -9% YTD Due to July Gains

The S&P 500 last month posted its biggest monthly percentage gain since November 2020.

Future ETFs Channel

Invest in Clean Energy & Resource Efficiency with GSFP

Increasing energy efficiency is key for decarbonization, unveiling an impactful, lucrative...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Augment Your Equity Holdings with ARKX

The S&P 500 is on track to record its best month since November 2020, and investors are wise...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Dividend ETFs Maintain Value in Economic Downturn

Dividend ETFs have surged in popularity as investors look for income and safety as concerns of a...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

RYE Increases as Oil Giants Post Record Profits in Q2

Oil giants Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) and Chevron Corp (CVX) posted record profits during the second...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Midstream MLPs Increase Distributions

Midstream MLPs are increasing distributions despite volatility in energy markets, reinforcing the...

Multi-Asset Channel

Complement High Yield Portfolios With Real Assets

Real assets, particularly infrastructure, are highly complementary to high-yield fixed income...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Inflation Is a Tailwind for an Equal-Weight Index

Equal-weight indexes have historically outperformed their market cap-weighted peers, including...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Equal-Weighting in Big Tech Eases Concentration Risk

Mega-cap technology stocks climbed after Microsoft and Alphabet reported better-than-expected...

Multi-Asset Channel

Do Portfolios Need Mortgage-Backed Securities?

Interest in mortgage-backed securities has surged in recent months as investors try to squeeze...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Verve Therapeutics Shares Up 84%; ARKG Offers Exposure

The biotech sector can offer unique opportunities and strong returns to investors willing to...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

As Other Travel ETFs Drop, JRNY’s Quality Outperforms

The ALPS Global Travel Beneficiaries ETF (JRNY B-) rallied 5.03% last week, outperforming direct...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Oil Prices Impact on Midstream Investments

Oil prices topped $120 a barrel on Monday lifted by Saudi Arabia raising its July crude prices...

Multi-Asset Channel

Check Duration Risk as Inflation Reaches New High

Inflation in the U.S. reached 9.1% in June, the largest 12-month increase since the period ending...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Shares of HCA Healthcare Rise on Earnings Report

HCA Healthcare Inc. shares are up more than 13% by mid-day Friday after the company reported...

Disruptive Technology Channel

As Inflation Concerns Lessen, Growth Stocks Rebound

Despite it underperforming broad-based market indexes during the second quarter, investors...

Multi-Asset Channel

Looking Under the Hood of a Quality Low Vol Strategy

The FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund (QLV ) is a favored core equity holding for...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

BFOR Outperformance Expected to Continue

The ALPS Barron’s 400 ETF (BFOR B-) outperformed broader equity markets last week, as measured by...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

KMI Reports Robust Earnings, Increases Buyback Activity

Kinder Morgan (KMI) reported a 20.3% rise in quarterly adjusted profit during its second quarter...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Remove Size Bias With This ETF

The S&P 500 EWI is designed to remove size bias from the S&P 500.

The S&P 500 EWI,...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARK to Close CTRU, a Passive Transparency ETF

The passive ARK Transparency ETF (CTRU ) will close next Tuesday after seven months on the...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

SBIO Rises on Biotech’s Sustained Rebound

A surge in biotech stocks that began in mid-June is lasting longer than skeptics expected, with...

Multi-Asset Channel

Real Assets Investing Is a Long-Term Play

Real assets investments began their surge in popularity earlier this year as investors searched...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

EDOG's June Performance

The ALPS Emerging Sector Dividend Dogs ETF (EDOG B+), which was among ALPS’ most popular ETFs...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

What We Can Glean From Midstream’s June Performance

The Alerian Midstream Energy Select Index AMEI, the underlying index for the Alerian Energy...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Under the Hood of an Invesco Equal-Weight Sector ETF

The Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary ETF (RCD B+) was Invesco’s most...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARK: Unity Software & ironSource Merger is Net Positive

Shares of Unity Software traded down more than 17% last Wednesday.

Disruptive Technology Channel

Looking Under the Hood of ARKF

The ARK Fintech Innovation ETF (ARKF B-) was the most popular fund in ARK’s range of ETFs in...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Midstream Fundamentals Remain Constructive

The recent sell-off in energy stocks has been primarily driven by recession concerns but shouldn’...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

This Environment Calls for a Well-Diversified Portfolio

U.S. inflation, as measured by the headline Consumer Price Index (CPI), once again climbed higher...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Check Out DTEC as Semiconductor Shortages Dissipate

The global semiconductor shortage that wreaked havoc on industries has begun to reverse its...

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Harbor Launches Energy Transition ETF With Quantix

The Harbor Energy Transition Strategy ETF (RENW C), which began trading on the NYSE on July 14...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Midstream’s Past Performance Shows Resiliency

Inflation in the U.S. reached 9.1% in June, the largest 12-month increase since the period ending...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARK Expects Digital Wallets Will Integrate BNPL

According to ARK Invest, Klarna’s valuation down round could be par for the coming course.

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Cheap Historical Valuations Suggest Stock Deals

Technology and other growth segments of the market rallied last week on easing supply constraints...

Multi-Asset Channel

FlexShares Slashes Fees on U.S. Quality Large-Cap ETF

FlexShares this week slashed fees on a U.S. large-cap ETF in its stable of factor ETFs.

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Williams Has Reached FID on Clean Energy Project

Williams (WMB) has reached a final investment decision on its clean energy project, the Louisiana...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

S&P 500 Expectations Favorable for Dividend ETFs

The S&P 500 is expected to report year-over-year earnings growth of 4.3% for the second...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Outlook for MLP Distributions Still Strong

Investors looking for higher yields may consider increasing their exposure to MLPs.

Disruptive Technology Channel

Small-Caps’ Comeback Beneficial for Active Managers

Active management may have unique advantages in the current market environment, characterized by...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Mega-Caps Take the Lead in First Half Losses

The absence of size bias in the S&P 500 Equal Weight Index is a key contributor to its...

Multi-Asset Channel

Investors Buy This ETF to Protect Against Inflation

The FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund (NFRA A) saw greater inflows in June...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

3 Equal-Weight Sector ETFs Saw Great Inflows in June

The S&P 500 EWI outperformed the S&P 500 by 2% during Q2, continuing equal weight’s...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

S&P 500 Equal Weight Outperforms Cap Weight by 2%

The S&P 500 Equal Weight Index outperformed its cap-weighted counterpart during the second...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

The Value of Equal Weighting by Sector

The ALPS Equal Sector Weight ETF (EQL B) has been among the most popular ETFs in ALPS’ lineup in...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

What You Need to Know About Tax Advantages in MLP

Investors have long been attracted to MLPs for their generous yields, but the tax advantages of...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARKF Leads In Inflows Across ARK ETFs In June

U.S. equities posted their worst first-half performance since 1970 as inflation concerns, Fed...

Multi-Asset Channel

As Equity Correlations Surge, Tap Real Assets

As the U.S. equity benchmark completed its worst first half since 1970 with an 8% monthly...

Multi-Asset Channel

A Guide to the 5 Personas Among Every Client Base

How much money clients choose to invest with an advisor is often the result of underlying...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Energy Is Only Sector to Deliver in First Half

U.S. equities posted their worst first half performance since 1970, as inflation concerns, Fed...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

The 9 Most Popular Large-Cap Value ETFs

U.S. equities posted their worst first half performance since 1970, as inflation concerns, Fed...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Permian Highway Pipeline Reaches FID for Expansion

Kinder Morgan and its partners are moving forward with the Permian Highway Pipeline expansion.

Portfolio Strategies Channel

RSP Increases On Utilities and Real Estate Gains

The S&P 500 Equal Weight Index is outperforming its cap-weighted counterpart on Thursday with...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Here’s How ARKW Is Impacted By SEC Grayscale Decision

Grayscale Investments’ application to convert the $13.5 billion Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC)...

Multi-Asset Channel

Check Out This ETF for Minimized Volatility

Investors favor low-volatility funds when they want to reduce their downside risk but still...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

The Changes Coming to the Alerian Midstream Indexes

VettaFi announced the results of the June 2022 quarterly review for the Alerian midstream...

Multi-Asset Channel

NFRA Takes in Almost $100 Million in Last 4 Weeks

Investors seeking income and portfolio diversification may benefit from infrastructure...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Everything to Know About Invesco’s Mid-Year Outlook

According to thought leaders at Invesco, the remainder of 2022 is likely to bring a substantial...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Cathie Wood Says U.S. Is in a Recession Already

ARK Invest CEO Cathie Wood said on Tuesday that the U.S. is already in an economic downturn,...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

ACES Excelled Last Week on Favorable Legislation

The ALPS Clean Energy ETF (ACES A-) outperformed weaker equities markets last week as the Biden...

Multi-Asset Channel

Find Income With This Short-Term Debt ETF

The increasing probability of a looming recession has encouraged investors’ search for liquid...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

The Perspective for Midstream Remains Constructive

The macro backdrop remains constructive for energy equities as they continue to benefit from...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

As Inflation Rises, Try Equal Weighting Equity Holdings

US inflation has climbed to its highest rate in 40 years as the headline Consumer Price Index...

Multi-Asset Channel

Diversifying During Rate Hikes With a Real Estate ETF

History has demonstrated that the performance of equities can be a mixed bag during periods of...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

How EVs Are Implicating Energy Markets

Electric vehicle (EV) sales have enjoyed several strong quarters, with EVs’ share of new car...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

What to Learn From AMLP’s Performance in May

The Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index (AMZI), the underlying index for the Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP ...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARK Invest Says Roku Should Decline Netflix Offer

Speculation broke last Wednesday that Roku (ROKU) could be acquired by Netflix.

Much of the...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Add Exposure to Health & Biotech Industry With RYH

Ultima Genomics has claimed that its first instrument, the UG100, will sequence a human genome...

Multi-Asset Channel

GUNR Passes $1 Billion in YTD Inflows

It’s still too early to tell if inflation has peaked. Real assets are a great way to augment a...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

What Can EQL Do for a Portfolio?

Equal weighted funds provide enhanced diversification and often outperform market cap-weighted...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

AMLP Saw Almost $100 Million in May Inflows

Midstream has continued to rally this year on strong demand and high energy prices

The enthusiasm...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Square Integrates With Apple; Add Exposure With ARKF

Square –– Block’s seller business –– recently announced that it will integrate with Apple’s new...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Add RYF to Portfolios for Resiliency During Rate Hikes

With inflation yet to peak, investors are looking to find appropriate places to invest.

The...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARK Expects Zoom Shares Value To Be at $1,500 in 2026

According to ARK’s open-source research and model, Zoom’s share price could approach $1,500,...

Multi-Asset Channel

Include Infrastructure in Your Portfolio With This ETF

After decades of neglect, the need to ramp up spending on infrastructure has come to the...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

What’s Sending Investors to MNBD?

The ALPS Intermediate Municipal Bond ETF (MNBD ) has been off to a strong start since its launch...

Multi-Asset Channel

Put This Low-Vol ETF in Your Core Equity Exposure

As volatility in the market remains at elevated levels, investors may find solace in strategies...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Add Exposure to Travel With These 3 ETFs

Despite inflation remaining at decades-high levels, the rebounding travel industry has yet to see...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Get Exposure to Genomics With ARKG

Ultima Genomics has claimed that its first instrument, the UG100, will sequence a human genome...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

A Case for Equal Weighting Your Core Equity Exposure

The S&P 500 EWI is designed to be a size-neutral version of the S&P 500. It includes the...

Multi-Asset Channel

ESG Investing Offers Advisor and Client Connection

Sustainable investing offers another opportunity for advisors to have deeper, more meaningful...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Technical Indicators Say It’s Time to Buy RSP

The Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF (RSP A-) entered a “death cross” technical pattern...

Multi-Asset Channel

The Case for Diversified Energy Market Exposure

Despite the dramatic impact of recent energy price movements on the equity markets, investors...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Income Investors Don’t Want to Miss These 2 ETFs

U.S. investors may be hindered in meeting their investment goals due to their underexposure to...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Why LNG Contracts Are 20–25 Years Long

Anyone following the energy infrastructure space for a while has probably heard about the...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Investors Flock to ARKK; Fund Sees $658 Million Inflows

The ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK B+) took in over half a billion dollars in May inflows.

ARK Invest’s...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

CNBC Power Lunch: Stacey Morris on Outlooks for Energy

Energy prices have surged this year with few signs of slowing down.

Stacey Morris, CFA, head of...

Multi-Asset Channel

A Guide to Investing in Volatile Energy Markets

Surging oil prices following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in late February sparked broad-based...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Invesco Hires Head of Institutional Specialists

Invesco has hired an ETF veteran for the newly created global position of head of institutional...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Midstream Buybacks Strong in 1Q22

There have been many positive developments in recent years for the energy infrastructure space,...

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Direxion today launched the Direxion Breakfast Commodities Strategy ETF (BRKY), a...

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Real assets are a great way to augment a portfolio for better support during inflationary...

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On the back of stimulus payments in the U.S. in early 2021, online purchases surged by $8...

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Consumer discretionary remains the top-performing U.S. equity sector as of Friday morning.

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Navigate Unmapped Waters With DIVS

Investors are continuing to bet on dividend stocks as cash looks more attractive in the current...

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Which Midstream ETF Is a Good Fit for Your Portfolio?

With several offerings available in an ETF wrapper, investors may be wondering which midstream...

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This ETF Gives Exposure to the Next Gen Nasdaq Leaders

Investors looking for easy exposure to a slew of Nasdaq stocks that might prove to be the next...

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A Guide to the Advantages, Tradeoffs, and Risks of TIPS

Decades-high inflation has fixed-income investors looking for ways to protect their buying power...

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SATO and BLKC Impacted as Bitcoin Miners Rebound

The bitcoin price is now stabilizing after falling below $30,000 during the first half of May,...

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Grab a Slice of This ETF for Climate Transition Leaders

The Russian war in Ukraine will have severe implications on the shape and pace of the energy...

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REITS Could Outperform Private Equity Real Estate

Even for investors who have significant resources and a higher tolerance for illiquidity, listed...

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As Financial Stocks Rise, DIVS Is Positioned to Benefit

Since the beginning of the year, investors have been rotating away from growth ETFs and stocks,...

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Harbor Launches Dividend Growth ETF Through Conversion

Harbor Capital Advisors has added a new ETF to its lineup by converting an existing mutual fund...

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Everything Advisor’s Need to Know About REIT Outlook

Cash flow and dividend growth in the global listed real estate space are expected to accelerate...

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ALPS Introduces Active Muni Bond ETF: MNBD

ALPS today launched an active ETF for investors looking to unlock the benefits of muni bonds,...

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The real estate sector’s qualities have long been recognized as an inflation hedge, making it a...

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MICUS Live: Global Digitization Is an Opportunity

Digitization for the physical world — specifically, the advancement of robots — is a key...

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MICUS: Bitcoin Is “Best Store of Value Earth Has Seen”

Bitcoin, like any asset that can never produce earnings, has an intrinsic value of $0.00;...

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MICUS Live: "Robots Will Start Eating the World”

Investors are constantly searching for the next big thing, but in the early stages, it can be...

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ETF Leaders Powered by the NYSE: Darek Wojnar

Inflation has been a defining theme this year, but ESG has maintained its place on the center...

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Midstream's Important Role in the Energy Transition

ESG has risen to the center stage in recent years, offering midstream a significant role in the...

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Does Your ESG Portfolio Identify Risks to Financials?

ESG has risen to the center stage in recent years, heavily influencing investors’ allocation...

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This ETF Offers Exposure to Tech Leaders With Potential

Goldman Sachs offers a lineup of ETFs providing exposure to industry disruption, looking beyond...

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Grayscale Adds Digital Currency Products to OTC Markets

Grayscale Investments has five new digital currency investment products available to investors.

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Navigate High Rates With HYGV

With the Fed poised to continue hiking interest rates through the end of the year to combat...

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3 Reasons Advisors Are Adding BLKC & SATO to Portfolios

Invesco rolled out two ETFs last fall offering exposure to the cryptocurrency industry, each one...

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What Advertising & Marketing Tech Can Do to a Portfolio

Annual ad spending continues to grow at a rapid pace, and advertisers worldwide will spend over...

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SSGA Launches Fixed Income ETF Built on Liquidity

State Street Global Advisors today launched the SPDR MarketAxess Investment Grade 400 Corporate...

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Anticipate Long-Term Tailwinds for Clean Energy

While global equity markets pulled back last week from a Federal Reserve 50bps hike in interest...

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An Advisor’s Guide to Diversifying Real Assets Exposure

With inflation at decades-high levels, it’s an inopportune time to be underexposed to real...

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Offset Size Bias in Stocks With QQQJ

Investors looking for easy exposure to a slew of Nasdaq stocks but are concerned about a size...

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AMLP Declares Second Quarter Distribution Increase

The Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP A-) on Wednesday declared its second quarter 2022 distribution of...

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The Argument for RSP for Core Equity Exposure

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Advisor’s Guide to Long-Term Tailwinds for Clean Energy

Clean energy initiatives have seen a resurgence in popularity this spring following concerns...

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An Advisor's Guide to Midstream/MLP Q1 Earnings

MLPs and midstream companies largely reported strong earnings for the first quarter of 2022, with...

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AllianceBernstein to Launch Active Fixed Income ETFs

AllianceBernstein has progressed on its plans to launch its first ETFs, opting to debut two...

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VGISX Poised to Benefit on Prologis-Duke Realty Deal

Prologis Inc. has offered to buy Duke Realty Corp. for $23.7 billion in a deal that would provide...

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Despite Bitcoin Dip, Investors Can Profit on Miners

Bitcoin prices do not need to be sky-high for a mining company to be profitable — in fact, even...

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JPMorgan Converts $938 Million Mutual Fund to ETF

JPMorgan Asset Management has converted an existing mutual fund offering exposure to the S&P...

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Dividend Growth Strong Despite High Rates and Inflation

Dividend ETFs are highly attractive in the current environment, offering investors generous...

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Which 3 FlexShares ETFs Were Most Popular in April?

April saw a continuation of market turbulence, driven by rate hikes by the Federal Reserve,...

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ENFR, AMLP Offer Exposure to Midstream’s Opportunities

The growth opportunities for midstream today are largely centered around natural gas and natural...

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These 2 ETFs Offer Exposure to the Crypto Industry

Risk assets, including the crypto market, have shown broad weakness in recent history.

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Investors Seeking Yield Need These 2 ETFs

Investors looking for generous yields and resiliency amid inflation and rising interest rates are...

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BLOK Offers Diversified Blockchain Exposure

Risk assets have shown broad weakness in recent history, and the crypto market is no exception.

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Cheniere Increases 2022 Profit Forecast on LNG Demand

While stocks are largely down on Wednesday in anticipation of a half-point rate hike from the Fed...

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JPMorgan Launches JEPQ, An Innovative Income Solution

J.P. Morgan Asset Management launched the firm’s first ETF to invest primarily in the equity...

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While inflation is at decades-high levels, driving costs higher, traveling isn’t seeing any...

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Include REITs Exposure Ahead of Expected Rate Hikes

The federal funds rate is expected to jump again for the second time this year, bringing interest...

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AXS Investments Launches 2 ETFs and Adds SARK to Lineup

AXS Investments has launched two new ETFs: the AXS 2X Innovation ETF (TARK) the AXS Short China...

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Dividend Strategies Outperformed in April

Dividend ETFs are highly attractive in the current environment, offering investors generous...

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A Guide to Maximum Total Return in Midstream Investing

Midstream investing is well known for offering generous income, but surprisingly, that’s not the...

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Pairing Low Vol With Quality: Under the Hood of QLV

Investing in low volatility stocks is often used as a defensive strategy by investors who want to...

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The gaining traction and importance of ESG across the investing world has not been lost on the...

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MOTO & MRAD Rise on Tech Stock Rally

U.S. stocks climbed Thursday, with technology stocks leading the charge ahead of Apple and Amazon...

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BLKC & SATO Offer Less Volatile Digital Assets

The price of bitcoin is down 1% over the past seven days after being exposed to remarkably little...

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Invesco Launches First Electric Vehicle Commodities ETF

Invesco has expanded its commodities ETF offerings with an actively managed fund designed to...

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Dimensional Launches 3 Emerging Markets Equity ETFs

Dimensional Fund Advisors has expanded its suite of ETFs with the launch of three new ETFs which...

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S&P 500 Equal Weight Outperforms on Q1 Reports

Markets in recent weeks have largely been moving in reaction to first quarter earnings reports.

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What Asset Classes Are Overlooked in Client Portfolios?

Long gone are the days in which a traditional 60/40 portfolio will provide clients with the...

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Everything Advisors Should Know About NGL Opportunities

Growing NGL production and strong demand both domestically and abroad provide opportunities for...

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This REITs Fund Is Set to Deliver High Future Returns

Home prices have continued to accelerate in recent months due to insatiable demand fueled by a...

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China Aims to Beat U.S. in GDP Growth

Chinese President Xi Jinping has told officials to ensure that the country’s economic growth...

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Why Are Advisors Adding BLKC & SATO to Portfolios?

The widespread allocation to digital assets presents investors with many questions, particularly...

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Does Your Portfolio Require REITs Exposure?

Inflation is still a major concern for investors as CPI readings continue to clock in at record...

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First Manhattan Launches Inaugural Active ETF: FMCX

First Manhattan Co. today launched its inaugural ETF, the FMC Excelsior Focus Equity ETF (FMCX).

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Investors Say "Complex" Products Don't Need Gatekeeping

Industry leaders largely agree that “complex” products should not be gatekept, and think that...

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Grab This Clean Energy ETF on Earth Day

Investors can align their money and morals by investing in funds offering exposure to companies...

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Add Actively Managed REIT Exposure to Your Portfolio

Inflation has become a greater threat to portfolios than it was in the past decade, rising higher...

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FlexShares Launches FEEM

FlexShares Exchange Traded Funds has launched a new ESG ETF focused on climate with exposure to...

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Seeing Tesla's Profit, Do Portfolios Need EV Exposure?

High energy prices have reignited positive clean energy sentiment.

Tesla Inc. shares surged in...

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RGI Rises as Airline Stocks Soar on Q1 Earnings Reports

U.S. airline stocks took flight on Thursday on strong first quarter earnings reports and outlooks...

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MLP Investing: RIC-Compliant or C-Corp MLP ETFs?

Investors looking to add exposure to MLPs must understand the differences between RIC-compliant...

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Does Your Portfolio Need EV Industry Exposure?

As clean energy names continue to climb amid global tensions and favorable legislation, investors...

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BLKC & SATO Are Equal-Weighted: Why That Matters

Investors looking to add digital assets exposure to their portfolios often forget to consider the...

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Futures-Based and Equity-Based Real Assets Investing

When investors think of “real assets,” physical gold is often the first thing that comes to mind;...

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This Clean Energy ETF Saw Big Returns in March

The ALPS Clean Energy ETF (ACES A-) saw double digit returns last month, building upon its 5.91%...

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DIVS Provides Meaningful Exposure to Financial Sector

Bank of America shared its first-quarter 2022 financial results today, reporting a smaller-than...

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What We Can Learn From ENFR’s March Performance

The Alerian Midstream Energy Select Index (AMEI), the underlying index of the Alerian Energy...

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As Mortgage Rates Top 5%, Check Out PFFR

Rising borrowing rates have coincided with the busiest season for home buying as many families...

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Live at Exchange: Portnoy & Nadig on Behavioral Coaching for Advisors

Money is the biggest source of stress in clients’ lives, above marriage, religion,...

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S&P 500 Equal Weight Index Outperforms After Peaks

After peaks in S&P 500 concentration, the S&P 500 Equal Weight Index has tended to...

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Live at Exchange: Franklin Templeton CEO Jenny Johnson

Active management is picking up steam and gaining market share from its passive counterparts,...

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Live at Exchange: Bitwise's Matt Hougan Talks Crypto Theft

Investors are understandably concerned with the risk of crypto theft. Crypto criminals directly...

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Live at Exchange: How Is ARK Seeing Opportunities?

ARK Invest sees one software segment poised to grow leaps and bounds above where people expect...

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Investors Seeking The Next Big Thing Need This ETF

Investors looking for easy exposure to a slew of Nasdaq stocks that might prove to be the next...

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Live at Exchange: Holly Framsted on Capital Group’s Plans

Capital Group debuted its first ETFs in February, launching a suite of six active, transparent...

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Live at Exchange: Dave Nadig’s 5 ETF Predictions

The ETF landscape has seen tremendous developments over the years and only continues to evolve at...

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Investors Searching for Next Big Thing Need This ETF

Investors looking for easy exposure to a slew of Nasdaq stocks that might prove to be the next...

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Midstream Can Persevere During Rising Rate Periods

There are several reasons why midstream is poised to be resilient in a rising rate environment.

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Live at Exchange: ETF Leaders Talk Allocation

The last two years have seen a strong bull market, followed by record-high inflation and the...

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Live at Exchange: Cathie Wood on ARKK’s Performance

Despite her flagship fund, the ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK B+), down 45% year-over-year, ARK Invest...

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Live at Exchange: Huemmer & Crigger on Real Assets

In a period of sky-high inflation, investors are looking for what real assets can offer: the...

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Live at Exchange: Avoid Emotions That Upset Returns

Investors are bombarded with headlines and tweets on interest rates, the economy, and other key...

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A Guide To The Energy Transition Portfolio

High energy prices have reignited positive sentiment for both MLPs and clean energy ETFs, leaving...

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Live at Exchange: ETF Nerds Address Advisor Concerns

Advisors’ largest concerns about the markets are rising interest rates and inflation, followed by...

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When Diversification Matters, Think Equal Weighting

The S&P 500 EWI is designed to be a size-neutral version of the S&P 500. It includes the...

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Live at Exchange: Dave Nadig on ETFs Growth

The ETF industry is booming and on pace to gather $1 trillion in inflows this year. Today at...

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Live at Exchange: 2022's Fixed Income Playbook

Fixed income is an important part of an investor’s portfolio, but with so many products on the...

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When Cost Matters, Look to QQQM

The Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ B+) is, by a long shot, the most popular ETF that tracks the...

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A Case for SOLR During High Energy Prices

High energy prices have reignited positive clean energy sentiment, propelling ETFs offering...

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Forget REITs: See MLPs in Rising Rate Periods

MLPs and REITs are highly regarded as two of the best sectors for finding high-yielding equity...

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Merger Arbitrage Set to Outperform Other Hedges

Commodities continued to rise last month as investors look for ways to hedge against inflation...

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When Energy Prices Are High, Seek Clean Energy ETFs

High energy prices have reignited positive clean energy sentiment, propelling ETFs offering...

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Secretary Yellen Addresses Digital Asset Regulation

Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen made the case that regulation, when it comes to digital...

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AMLP Dominates MLP ETF Inflows

Many investors are adding MLP ETFs to their portfolio, with popularity surging as investors look...

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MRAD: SmartETFs’ Advertising & Marketing Technology ETF

Empowered by social networks and digital devices, consumers are increasingly dictating how they...

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ProShares Launches ETF Focused on Supply Chain

ProShares has launched a new ETF offering investors the opportunity to benefit from fundamental...

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Direxion Launches 2 ETFs with Exposure to TIPS

Direxion has launched two new ETFs providing 200% bull and bear exposure to TIPS.

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This Fixed Income ETF Is Poised To Outperform Equities

With interest rates expected to continue to rise through the end of the year, many investors are...

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Equal Weighting Outperformed in Q1

Equal-weight indices have often outperformed their market cap-weighted counterparts, as...

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The widespread growth of digital assets presents investors with many questions, particularly...

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The Case for Midstream in the Energy Transition

Midstream’s expertise makes it an ideal partner in the energy transition.

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Anticipate Dividend Increases to Set Record in 2022

Dividend increases continue to accelerate, as net gains for the first quarter would have set a...

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Which ALPS ETFs Took in the Biggest Flows in March?

Stocks rebounded in March as investors managed their expectations for the future, which include...

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An Advisor’s Guide to Global Dividend Growth

Advisors looking to learn how global dividends are positioned should look at their notable...

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Looking Under the Hood of ENFR

The Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF (ENFR ) offers investors a high dividend yield and strong...

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S&P Dow Jones Indices and MSCI have conducted their annual review of the Global Industry...

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iShares Just Slashed Fees: Here’s What You Should Know

iShares has lowered the expense ratios on several popular funds in a move that makes its already...

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GDVD Just Launched, Offering Income Through Dividends

The revamped R3 Global Dividend Growth ETF (GDVD) launched on the NYSE today.

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Get Active Exposure to Smart Transportation With MOTO

The smart transportation market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 17.5% through 2028 to reach...

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Midstream Companies Poised for More Growth

ENN Natural Gas and ENN Energy Holdings Limited have entered into LNG Sale and Purchase...

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Under the Hood of ETNs and ETFs

Investors may notice that exchange traded offerings come in two wrappers: exchange traded funds...

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First Active Semiconductor ETF Just Launched

Columbia Threadneedle Investments has launched the first actively managed ETF that offers focused...

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A Merger Arbitrage Playbook For You

Investing in merger arbitrage has many potential advantages, including low correlation and low...

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Everything Advisors Should Know About MLPs and Taxes

MLPs remain a highly tax-efficient way to own midstream energy infrastructure assets, with ETFs...

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The Argument for Event Driven Investments

The yield curve inverting has dominated headlines recently for good reason; it’s the only...

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Which Invesco Crypto ETF Best Fits Your Portfolio?

Inveso rolled out two ETFs last fall offering exposure to the cryptocurrency industry, each one...

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The spread between the 10-year U.S. Treasury rate and the two-year U.S. Treasury rate is 22 basis...

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Time to Reallocate to Emerging Markets

There is much near-term uncertainty about the crisis in Ukraine and its impact on emerging market...

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Advisor’s Guide to Midstream’s Correlation to Oil Cost

As oil and natural gas prices surge again this week, with major oil benchmarks topping $110 per...

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Bringing Exposure to Large-Cap Growth Stocks

The Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ B+) gained over 1% today while the overall U.S. market advanced,...

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Expect Infrastructure Investments to Hit Highs in 2022

In 2022, global assets under management for infrastructure investments will reach a record high...

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TACK Launches, Offering U.S. Large-Cap Exposure

Fairlead Strategies launched its first investable product on the NYSE today, offering advisors a...

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Under the Hood of Utilities ETF UTES

Active exposure is rare among sector funds, especially with respect to utilities, which is one...

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Does Your Portfolio Have Asia Pacific Exposure?

Last Wednesday, China’s Vice Premier Liu He said that Beijing would roll out support for the...

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BNY Mellon Launches ESG Fixed Income Offering

BNY Mellon Investment Management today launched the BNY Mellon Responsible Horizons Corporate...

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This ETF Offers Strong Returns During Rising Rates

The Federal Reserve said last Wednesday that it would raise the target federal funds rate 25...

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As Interest Rates Rise, Rely on Dividend ETFs

The Federal Reserve said Wednesday it would raise interest rates in addition to penciling in...

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Does Your Portfolio Need Additional Income?

Investors looking to boost their portfolios’ income generation should increase their...

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Is Your Portfolio Set Up for Rising Interest Rates?

History has demonstrated that the performance of equities can be a mixed bag during periods of...

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Good Year for Investments in Clean Energy ETFs

Surging commodity prices, exacerbated by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the ensuing halt in...

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Avantis Investors Launches AVSU and AVSD

Avantis Investors, a $9.2 billion investment offering from global asset manager American Century...

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As Fed Hikes Interest Rates, Midstream Can Perform Well

The Federal Reserve said Wednesday it would raise interest rates, penciling in further rate...

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What Hong Kong Stocks Can Do For Your Portfolio

Hong Kong stocks jumped 9% on Wednesday, signaling their best day since 2008, after China’s...

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Everything to Know About Expectations for Fed Rate

There are a number of headwinds facing economies and markets right now which are expected to...

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This Little-Known ETF Gives High Income at a Low Cost

Investors looking for a steady stream of income should look no further than the FlexShares...

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Grab a Slice of QQQ While It’s Trading at a Discount

The tech sector and Nasdaq 100 have endured significant market turbulence this year, presenting...

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When Capital Appreciation Matters, Try ADIV and DIVS

Guinness Atkinson Asset Management has two funds in its dividend ETF lineup to meet the needs of...

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With growing pressure to decarbonize, carbon capture and hydrogen could provide viable solutions...

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Jonathan Browne: What to Know About SPACs

SPACs, or special purpose acquisition companies, are non-operating publicly traded companies...

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As Major Indexes Flop, GUNR Has Returned 2% In One Week

As investors flock to commodities as a way to hedge inflation, they should consider the...

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As Oil Prices Surge, Expect Clean Energy ETFs To Soar

The ALPS Clean Energy ETF (ACES A-) has returned 7.91% over a one-week period, driven by...

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S&P 500 Returns Top 50% Since Global Pandemic Declared

Today, March 11, marks the two-year anniversary of the declared state of emergency for the...

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Forget Commodities: Try Dividend ETFs Instead

Record levels of inflation, predicted to be driven higher by the impact of the Russian-Ukraine...

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As Inflation Soars, Midstream Is Well-Positioned

The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 7.9% in February compared...

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VanEck Enhances Crypto Offerings with DAM

VanEck on Wednesday launched a new ETF offering targeted exposure to digital assets mining...

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Expect Merger Arbitrage to Outperform Commodities

Investors looking for ways to hedge against record levels of inflation, which arepredicted to...

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Women in ETFs Ring Bell For International Women’s Day

Over 16 exchanges globally – including the NYSE, Nasdaq, Cboe – rang the opening or closing bells...

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Biden Bans Russian Energy Imports, US Gas Prices Surge

President Joe Biden on Tuesday morning announced the latest sanctions against Russia, an...

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Everything to Know About Russia’s Closed Market

Concern has overwhelmed investors as they wonder how much the implications of the Russia-Ukraine...

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What the Russia-Ukraine Conflict Means for Midstream

The Russia-Ukraine conflict has global implications across market sectors. Looking at midstream,...

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As Rates Set to Increase, U.S. Stocks Well Positioned

Federal Reverse chair Jerome Powell said on Wednesday that he is inclined to support a 25 basis...

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Forget Commodities: Try Merger Arbitrage

As investors continue to flock toward commodities and other well-known inflation hedges,...

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IndexIQ Revamps CPI ETF for New Inflation Landscape

IndexIQ has revamped the IQ Real Return ETF (CPI A) to better reflect the evolving inflation...

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The Advisor's Guide to M&A in Midstream

The consolidation of MLPs by their parents or significant owners has been a multi-year trend that...

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These 3 Dividend ETFs Are Ideal for Income-Seekers

As investors have continued the search for income-generating products in a lower-rate...

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Merger Arbitrage May Perform Despite Market Challenges

Investing in merger arbitrage has many potential advantages, including low correlation and low...

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An Advisor's Guide to Bitcoin Mining Profitability

Bitcoin prices do not need to be sky-high for a mining company to be profitable— in fact, even at...

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The Energy Transition Is Only Just Getting Started

2021 saw continued positive momentum for the energy transition, with policy commitments and...

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Cheniere Energy Rallies on LNG Deal

Cheniere Energy (LNG) reported its fourth quarter 2021 results on Thursday amid soaring energy...

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Harbor Launches Corporate Culture Leaders ETF

Harbor Capital has launched a purpose-driven ETF for investors looking to capitalize on the...

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Global X Launches Dow 30 Covered Call ETF

Global X has launched a new ETF that seeks to generate income through covered call writing, which...

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A Case for Quality Dividends

As investors are continuing to pivot away from growth and toward value investments, the search...

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The S&P 500 was pushed into correction territory on Tuesday, creating buying opportunities...

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Is Your Alternative Portfolio In Need Of Midstream?

Investor anxiety over inflation and the potential impact of rising interest rates has continued...

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This Active Value ETF Is Poised to Take Off

Value stocks are expected to outperform their growth counterparts in 2022, a year that is...

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Mark Yusko on SPAC Arbitrage

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Global dividends rebounded significantly in 2021, momentum that is expected to continue through...

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Why is the P/E Ratio Important?

Value investors will use financial ratios such as price-to-earnings, price-to-book, and...

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VanEck Launches Digital India ETF

VanEck has launched a new ETF offering targeted exposure to the leading companies supporting and...

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How to Make Your Portfolio Inflation-Proof

Investors can incorporate exposure to certain asset classes to help mitigate the corrosive...

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How Will Geopolitical Tensions Influence Markets?

Most geopolitical issues do not have an impact on markets beyond short-term volatility, but the...

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Top Holdings in ENFR to Grow Dividend 3%-5% Annually

TC Energy reported strong earnings in 2021 while also progressing energy transition initiatives.

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A Case for International Dividends

A dividend ETF can be an ideal alternative for investors looking to extract that extra slice of...

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How Is Merger Arbitrage Positioned in this Environment?

The outlook for merger arbitrage continues to look constructive with robust deal pipelines.

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Simplify Launches 2 Fixed Income ETFs

Simplify Asset Management today launched two new strategies providing exposure to diversified...

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Why Choose Equal Weighting Instead of Market-Cap?

Concerns about the degree of concentration in market capitalization-weighted indexes like the...

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Looking Abroad to Lift Yields in Equities

Allocating to international dividend ETFs is one way that investors are boosting the yield in...

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How Is Invesco Furthering Diversity?

Only 1.4% of total U.S.-based AUM is managed by diverse-owned firms, as of September 2021,...

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How Do MLP Distributions Differ From Other Dividends?

A common misconception about midstream investing is that MLP distributions are no different than...

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Harbor Launches Inflation Focus ETF With Quantix

Harbor Capital has partnered with subadvisor Quantix Commodities to launch the All-Weather...

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Inflation, Rising Rates Push Investors to Dividend ETFs

Dividend funds have seen a surge in popularity over the last year and a half, reaching a record...

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Most Advisors Not Familiar With MLP Tax Advantages

Investors have long been attracted to MLPs for their generous yield, but a recent survey of over...

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AdvisorShares Launches ETF Powered by AI

AdvisorShares has launched an actively managed ETF that incorporates technology, automation, and...

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Investors Look to Hedge Inflation with TIPS

Investors looking for a way to hedge inflation are increasingly looking to TIPS, or Treasury...

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Reconsidering Investment Resolutions for 2022

With 68 record highs, 2021 was an exciting year for the S&P 500, and the turbulence has only...

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Add VLPIX for MLP and Energy Exposure

Driven by demand for exposure toward sectors that are resilient to inflation, investors are...

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Weighing Risk vs. Reward for Dividend ETFs

Dividend ETFs have seen a surge in popularity over the last year and a half due to the current...

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Dispelling the Myth: Midstream and ESG Investing

One of the most impactful trends in investing over the last few years has been the rise of ESG...

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Looking at the "E" in RSPE

The Invesco ESG S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF (RSPE ) is designed to measure the equal-weighted...

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What Is Driving Investors to FlexShares' Largest ETF?

The largest fund in FlexShares’ ETF line-up has nearly $7 billion in assets under management, but...

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The Top 3 ALPS ETFs in January

January was plagued by overwhelming negative returns and volatility, but three funds in ALPS’ ETF...

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RYE Provides Concentrated Energy Exposure

The Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (RYE A-) is a great fit for investors looking to...

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Dividend ETFs Continue Surge in Popularity

Dividend ETFs have seen a surge in popularity over the last year and a half, with the spurt in...

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Harbor Launches Long-Term Growers ETF

Harbor Capital Advisors launched a new transparent actively managed ETF on Thursday.

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Meta’s Plunge Shows Funds’ Overweight in Big Tech

Shares of Meta Platforms (FB) plummeted over 25% as trading commenced on Thursday morning,...

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Which FlexShares ETFs Took in Assets in January?

The top five ETFs in FlexShares’ line-up that raked in the most new funds in January are largely...

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Why Are Advisors Flocking to Midstream?

Investing in midstream has many benefits that continue to attract financial advisors, especially...

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UPS Boosts Dividend By 49%

Shares of UPS are up nearly 15%, as of mid-day Tuesday, after the company posted fourth-quarter...

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iMGP & RBA Launch Responsible Global Allocation ETF

iM Global Partner Fund Management has launched an actively managed ETF that will provide exposure...

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What's Next for BITO?

Last fall, headlines were dominated by the anticipation for the first SEC approval of a bitcoin...

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Looking Under the Hood of MLPR

The ETRACS Quarterly Pay 1.5x Leveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN (MLPR B+) offers enhanced exposure...

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Merger Arbitrage in an Environment of Rising Rates

Investors looking for investments that are well-positioned for inflationary and higher interest...

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Clockwise Capital Launches Innovation ETF, CWC

Clockwise Capital has launched a thematic ETF that will provide exposure to 5G-enabled...

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Why is Trading Volume Important?

Trading volume, or the total number of shares of a security or ETF that were traded during a...

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Midstream Well-Positioned for Interest Rate Increase

The Federal Reserve issued a Federal Open Market Committee statement on Wednesday pertaining to...

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How Does an Options Collar Impact Your Portfolio?

A collar is an options strategy implemented to reduce a fund’s volatility and provide a measure...

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First Trust Launches BNGE and Remodels Thematic Suite

First Trust has launched a new ETF, bringing the firm’s thematic line-up to a total of 26...

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Merger Arbitrage is an Alternative Investment Strategy

Merger arbitrage is an absolute return strategy of investing in companies involved in pending...

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ENFR Provides Diversified Energy Exposure

Oil prices fell about 3% on Monday, plagued by investor concerns over the speculation of...

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The Argument for Bond Laddering in 2022

Advisers who have been in the business for decades likely used to ladder individual bonds but...

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Netflix Drop Highlights Benefits of Equal Weighting

Shares of Netflix have plummeted as much as 23% on Friday, marking the biggest drop since October...

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Long-Term Investors Should Seek Equity Income

As investors are continuing to pivot away from growth and toward value investments, equity income...

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KMI Increases Dividends for 5th Straight Year

KMI’s fourth quarter 2021 earnings were right in line with expectations, and the energy...

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Amberwave Launches Large-Cap Impact Fund

Amberwave has launched its first ETF, an actively managed impact fund based on the values of...

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A Look Under the Hood of SOLR

The SmartETFs Sustainable Energy II ETF (SOLR C+) was revamped at the beginning of the year,...

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Equal Weight Offers More Exposure to Financial Sector

Financial stocks closed on Wednesday echoing the mixed results of banks’ fourth quarter earnings,...

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MLPs vs. REITs in Times of Rising Rates

MLPs and REITs are highly regarded as two of the best sectors for finding high-yielding equity...

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RSP Pulls in Nearly $1 Billion in First Weeks Of 2022

Amid a period of market turbulence, the Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF (RSP A-) has taken...

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Learn the ABCs of the QQQs

The Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ B+) is, by a long shot, the most popular ETF that tracks the...

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3 Questions to Ask When Pondering MLP ETFs

The Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF (ENFR ) and the ALPS Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP A-) seem similar...

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Investing in MLPs: Dividends or Distributions?

Investors have had an insatiable appetite for income-generating investments amid a period of...

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Simplify Adds Downside Protection Offerings

Simplify has launched three new ETFs, each with an integrated downside convexity option overlay...

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Seed Capital: Why Does It Matter?

Seed capital is the initial funding that allows an ETF to launch and become available to...

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Wahed Launches Nasdaq’s First Shariah-Compliant ESG ETF

Wahed has launched the Nasdaq’s first Shariah-compliant and ESG-aware ETF, the Wahed Dow Jones...

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Gabelli Launches Active Thematic ETF

Gabelli Funds launched its third ETF on Wednesday, an equities fund focused on the beneficiaries...

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Toroso Launches Leveraged ETF

On Tuesday, Toroso Asset Management launched the UPAR Ultra Risk Parity ETF (UPAR), expanding its...