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ESG Channel

A Look at ESG Bond Types With State Street

The fixed income ESG market continues to grow, and in the first three quarters of this year there...

China Insights Channel

Chinese Developers Push for Debt Restructuring

Evergrande, China’s foremost real estate developer, continues to cobble together interest...

Core Strategies Channel

An Argument for Mid-Caps In This Moment

It’s easy to only focus on the major companies when investing, to get pulled into growth or value...

Crypto Channel

BITO Frenzy Calmed But Trading Volumes Still Strong

The ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO) came catapulting into the ETF space last week, breaking...

News

Smart Factories Could Help Solve Labor Shortages

The U.S. labor market continues to experience a shortage, with the economy adding only 194,000...

Disruptive Technology Channel

303: How to Weigh the Impact of Disruptive Technologies | ‘The Switch’ With ARK Invest

This season of “The Switch” is focused on making a case for disruptive innovation. In this...

Crypto Channel

Crypto Becoming Preference for Remittance Payments

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a strain on economies and people globally in a variety of ways, and...

Big Ideas Channel

CEO Says Bank of America is a Technology Company

At the Yahoo Finance’s All Markets Summit on Monday, Bank of American CEO Brian Moynihan said...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Cybersecurity Increasingly Crucial as Hackers Hit Tech Firms

Microsoft announced on Monday that the group of hackers that have been linked to Russia and are...

Active ETF Channel

How White House Legislation Will Help Clean Energy

President Biden is working to bring America back in line with Paris Agreement goals by advocating...

Core Strategies Channel

Hedging With Diversification as Inflationary Fears Set

The Fed has its meeting regarding beginning pull-backs on the $120 billion monthly bond purchase...

ESG Channel

Could Crypto Be Creeping Into Your ESG Portfolio?

Crypto asset investing has the attention of many retail investors and continues to grow in...

Crypto Channel

Blockchain Might Be Electronic Health Records Future

Blockchain is a technology with seemingly infinite possibilities in a digital age; as a...

China Insights Channel

North American Carbon Allowance Markets Reach Records

The California Carbon Allowances (CCA) passed $30 a ton for the first time, and the Regional...

Active ETF Channel

Utilize Active Management to Navigate Inflation

Inflation continues to remain a driving force in market speculation and the concerns of...

Active ETF Channel

What Are Risks and Why They Matter in Investing

Exchange traded funds are continuing to experience record inflows this year as more investors...

Big Ideas Channel

ESG Could Get Major Lift From Climate Conference

The 26th U.N. Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) will be held October 31st–November...

Crypto Channel

Valkyrie Launches Second Ever U.S. Bitcoin Futures ETF

Valkyrie has announced in a press release the launch of their cryptocurrency-related ETF, the ...

Crypto Channel

Crypto Markets Benefit From Increased Bitcoin Interest

The launch of the first bitcoin futures ETF this week saw bitcoin go soaring to a new high of...

Core Strategies Channel

Engineered Wood Products Market Sees Potential Growth

Navigating small-cap investing can be difficult; it’s not always easy to find the pockets that...

China Insights Channel

Tesla Still Performs Despite Shortages and Competition

When you’re used to setting industry records and are known for innovation, an earnings call that...

ESG Channel

Women Denied Pay Raises More Often Than Men, SHE Invests in Companies Pushing Against That Trend

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has hit economies and the workforce hard since its onset at the...

Crypto Channel

BITO Outpaces GLD to $1 Billion AUM

To add another notch to the gold versus bitcoin argument for investors, the ProShares Bitcoin...

Big Ideas Channel

Electrification of Automotive Industry Charges Growth

Supply chain issues are having huge impacts across broad sectors of the global economy, but few...

Crypto Channel

Coinbase to Offer Direct Deposit as Crypto Booms

Bitcoin has hit new highs as of today, ethereum is making a run towards its May highs, and crypto...

Crypto Channel

BLOK Continues Thriving in Vibrant Crypto Environment

With the launch of the first cryptocurrency-related ETF, which invests in bitcoin futures and has...

Crypto Channel

BITO a Solid Bet on the Future of Cryptocurrency

The ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO), the first exchange traded fund focused solely on a...

ETF Prime

ETF Prime Special Edition: ProShares Launches Bitcoin ETF

On this special edition episode of ETF Prime, host Nate Geraci speaks with Simeon Hyman, global...

ESG Channel

USDA Releases Climate Change Strategy

All federal agencies were issued directions in January by President Biden to prepare plans for...

Core Strategies Channel

ESG Investing a Focal Point at Milken Conference

The Milken Institute recently hosted a global conference that saw executives from a variety of...

Crypto Channel

Grayscale Files to Transform Bitcoin Trust Into ETF

Grayscale Investments continues the conversion of their digital currency investment to exchange...

China Insights Channel

Electric Vehicle Makers are Taking Charge

Roughly half of stocks within the automotive industry are made up by Tesla and 15 top electric...

Disruptive Technology Channel

302: How to Spot Transformative Technologies | ‘The Switch’

This season of “The Switch” is focused on making a case for disruptive innovation. In...

Big Ideas Channel

How ESG Skepticism Is a Positive Sign for Green Markets

An abundance of doubt has been circulating in the past few months as to the validity of ESG...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Cloud Security Should Be the CEO’s Wheelhouse As Well

Cybersecurity is hot on the minds of corporations as the workforce is still partially digitally...

Active ETF Channel

Actively Managed ETFs Garner $275 Billion in September

Investors continue to lean into actively managed ETFs as markets wobble and uncertainty about...

Crypto Channel

First US ETF Tethered to Bitcoin to Launch Tuesday

ProShares has announced in a press release their plans to launch the first ETF within the U.S....

Crypto Channel

The Boons of Cryptocurrencies Cross Borders

The crypto arena is one that gets plenty of negative spin because of its volatility, the lack of...

Core Strategies Channel

Biden Administration Wants ESG in Retirement Funds

In a reversal of Trump policies, President Biden’s administration has put forth a proposal to...

ESG Channel

Investors Want Additional Fixed Income ESG Options

The eyes of investors, both retail and institutional, have been increasingly on ESG investing due...

China Insights Channel

As China Internet Stocks Recover, KWEB Sees Inflows

With last week’s settlement of the fineof Meituan, China’s major food delivery service,...

Big Ideas Channel

New Survey Finds Biggest Investors Support Diversity

A recent survey of 800 investors globally, ranging from small businesses to large firms, has...

Active ETF Channel

Why ETF Popularity is Great for Active Management

Exchange traded funds continue to gain in popularity as investors pour more money into the...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARK Files for Bitcoin Futures ETF, ARKA

Famed stock picker Cathie Wood’s ARK Invest has partnered with 21Shares to file a Bitcoin futures...

Core Strategies Channel

The Rise of Tax-Free Municipal Bond ETFs

It’s been a record year of growth for ETFs across the board, and while popular investment...

Crypto Channel

The Case for Crypto Equities as Cryptoassets Exposure

Crypto markets are arguably one of the most volatile asset classes on the market currently....

ESG Channel

ESG Investing Impacting Energy Stocks

While oil prices are surging and commodities are seeing gains, today, the companies that own the...

China Insights Channel

Strong Exports for China in September Boosts Economy

Despite power shortages, supply chain issues, and COVID-19 surges domestically, China’s exports...

ETF Prime

ETF Prime: Lara Crigger Explores the SEC’s Views

On this week’s episodeof ETF Prime, host Nate Geraci speaks with ETF Trends’ Managing...

Big Ideas Channel

Microsoft, Google, and Amazon Collaborate in Cloud

Three of the giant tech companies that rely heavily on cloud computing have announced an industry...

Active ETF Channel

Active Managers Can Perform Where Investors Stumble

A recent study from Morningstar has revealed that investors underperformed the equivalent annual...

Crypto Channel

Bitcoin Heads for Highs in Recent Rally

Bitcoin has once again gone skyrocketing upwards in a trend that has seen the popular...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Cyber Risk Tops Climate Change as Largest Concern

Climate change and the dangers it brings may be the greatest concern globally, but in America,...

Crypto Channel

CEO Confirms George Soros’ Family Office Holds Bitcoin

Soros Fund Management, the family office of billionaire investor and philanthropist George Soros,...

Disruptive Technology Channel

301: Why Disruptive Innovation Now? | "The Switch" With ARK Invest

This season of “The Switch” is focused on discussing the case for disruptive innovation. In this...

ESG Channel

Senior Executives Weigh In on ESG Initiatives

Next year is expected to bring about double-digit increases to spending in environmental, social,...

Core Strategies Channel

The SEC's Unintentional OTC Market Lock

The importance of liquidity was just made very apparent to millions of individual investors in...

China Insights Channel

BYD’s Battery Tech Gives Its Electric Vehicles an Edge

Over the summer, BYD began shipping its electric vehicles to Norway, a country that has...

China Insights Channel

KraneShares Head of Strategy Says Carbon Prices Bullish

Recent selloffs of carbon allowance funds based in the European markets have caused dips in those...

Crypto Channel

Could This Be the Month for Crypto ETF Approval in US?

Time is almost up for the initial review period of the Bitcoin futures ETFs currently before the...

Big Ideas Channel

PGRO Circumvents E-Commerce Disruption for Box Stores

The pandemic has led to a boom in online shopping and e-commerce, but retailers are focusing more...

Crypto Channel

Bitcoin and Crypto off to a Powerful Start In October

Bitcoin is touching prices that it hasn’t seen since early May when Chinese regulations caused a...

Active ETF Channel

Active ETFs Thriving in Volatile Markets

Active exchange traded funds (ETFs) are on the rise in general in a trend that has come back...

News

Simplify Launches Pro-Bono ETF to Benefit Susan G. Komen

Simplify Asset Management announced in its press release today the launch of its newest ETF...

ESG Channel

Company Executives Calling for Rules Regarding ESG

The Financial Accounting Standards Board is being called upon by executives from numerous public...

Core Strategies Channel

Banks Dropping Clients Due to Heightened ESG Risks

Over in Europe, where regulations and standards are more stringent, banks are beginning to drop...

China Insights Channel

KraneShares Launches ETF Focused on China Growth Sectors

Krane Fund Advisors announced today in a press release the launch today of the KraneShares China...

News

Fidelity Launches Four Brand New Thematic ETFs

Fidelity Investments announced today in a press release the addition of four new ETFs to its...

News

FolioBeyond and Tidal ETF Services Declare New ETF

FolioBeyond, an asset management company that utilizes artificial intelligence and algorithms...

News

Victory Capital Launches Three New Active ETFs

Victory Capital Holdings, Inc. announced in a press release three new active ETFs that integrate...

Crypto Channel

Bank of America Lends Credence to Crypto

Bitcoin has rallied to hover around $50,000 as Bank of America Corp. strategists acknowledge the...

Big Ideas Channel

Putnam Understands How to Invest in ESG Authentically

After a harsh summer for many countries in the Northern Hemisphere, pressure continues to...

Crypto Channel

Delving Into BLOK’s Crypto Mining Investments

With the first actively managed ETF within the crypto space, Amplify ETFs continues to hone the...

Active ETF Channel

Active Management Can Help During Equity Market Cycles

There is a lot of market uncertainty right now as concerns of interest rates, economic growth,...

ETF Prime

ETF Prime: Dave Nadig Talks Taxes, Twitter, and More

On this week’s episodeof ETF Prime, host Nate Geraci speaks with ETF Trends’ CIO and Director of...

ESG Channel

Good Lesson In Britain’s Transition Energy Market Plans

The U.K. was one of the first countries to pass legislation regarding emissions and carbon goals...

China Insights Channel

KraneShares Releases New Carbon Allowances ETFs

On Tuesday, asset management firm KraneShares has announced in a press release the launch of two...

News

J.P. Morgan Asset Management Launches JAVA

Today, J.P. Morgan announced in a press release the expansion of their Active Equity Suite with...

China Insights Channel

KraneShares Launches New Carbon Allowance ETFs

Asset management firm KraneShares has announced in a press release the launch of two new targeted...

Core Strategies Channel

How the Infrastructure Bill May Benefit Municipal Bonds

The beleaguered $1 billion infrastructure bill that is still being held up in Congress would...

Active ETF Channel

T. Rowe Price Sees Long-Term Growth Opportunities

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a lot of lasting impacts on day-to-day life and global economies as...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

How Machine Learning Contributes to Cybersecurity

The benefits of using artificial intelligence and machine learning are being capitalized on...

Big Ideas Channel

Can Climate Change Be a Long-Term Alpha Generator?

The ESG investment industry is experiencing exponential growth as investors flood into the space,...

ESG Channel

Planting Trees Isn’t Enough to Curb Emissions

More companies are working to curb their greenhouse gas emissions as focus by the general public,...

China Insights Channel

Thailand Companies to Create Carbon Exchange Market

10 of Thailand’s largest and most successful companies, along with the state-owned electricity...

News

October Series of Structured Outcome Pacer ETFs Launch

Pacer ETFs, known for their rules-based, strategy-driven offerings, has launched their October...

Big Ideas Channel

ESG Regulation Could Be Boon for Financial Industry

One of the original environmental, social, and governance (ESG) advocates is eagerly anticipating...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

President Biden Weighs In On Cybersecurity

Heading into Cybersecurity Awareness Month, President Biden just released a briefing regarding...

Core Strategies Channel

Avantis Investors Announces Four New ETFs

Avantis Investors, a $7 billion investment offering backed by American Century Investments,...

Core Strategies Channel

American Century Investments Practices Its Principles

American Century Investments offers a variety of mutual funds and exchange traded funds for...

ESG Channel

Today’s Children Will See Many Climate Disasters

A study published in the journal Science released the bleak outlook for children born today and...

China Insights Channel

Ford Partners With SK Innovation in $11 Billion Deal

Ford announced its commitment to its line of electric vehicles in an $11 billion partnership with...

Active ETF Channel

Active Managers Respond as Stocks Slide Once More

The S&P looks to be trending for its second straight day of losses, and the Nasdaq has fallen...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

CIOs Work With Security Executives Against Cyberattacks

Cybersecurity continues to be an ongoing and immediate concern for companies around the globe as...

Big Ideas Channel

Pet Care Industry Thrives In Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic caused widespread economic shutdown beginning last year as millions of...

Multi-Asset Channel

Americans Believe Global Warming Is Harming Them Now

Congress is currently working to pass the $1 billion bipartisan infrastructure bill and the $3.5...

ESG Channel

Clients Asking About ESG More Frequently

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices aren’t just a hot button topic amongst...

China Insights Channel

It Could Be An Expensive Winter for Natural Gas

Global supply of natural gas has been at some of its lowest reserves thanks to a year of historic...

Active ETF Channel

Analysts Wonder if Passive Funds Inflating Valuations

Some analysts believe that the influx of money into passive funds has created an environment of...

ESG Channel

Women Making Career Strides in the Midst of Pandemic

Women have been disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, with high numbers of...

Core Strategies Channel

New Dick’s Sporting Goods CEO Has People-First Strategy

Dick’s Sporting Goods saw record sales last year, up 9.9% year-over-year, and is also being...

China Insights Channel

Does China’s Self-Reliance Hurt Foreign Investments?

China has been increasingly pushing to be self-reliant in several industries as President Xi...

Active ETF Channel

For Max Benefit Add Active Funds to a Passive Portfolio

It’s an ongoing debate amongst advisors as to whether active or passive funds are better, with...

China Insights Channel

KRBN Profits From Rise In Carbon Allowances Industry

A host of factors globally and within the European Union have converged to send carbon allowance...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Is Latest Market Comeback a Bull Trap?

With the crisis surrounding China’s Evergrande seeming to have abated for the time being and the...

Big Ideas Channel

Beneath the Shifting Tides of ESG Investing

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing has grown to a point that it seems to be an...

ESG Channel

EPA Targets Greenhouse Emissions and HFC Use

In its first domestic regulation regarding greenhouse gas emissions, the EPA, under the guidance...

Active ETF Channel

Global ETF Inflows Booming Despite Market Uncertainty

Within the investing world, ETFs are continuing to experience record inflows; partway into August...

China Insights Channel

China Aims to Get Greener With One Belt, One Road

Chinese President Xi Jinping addressed the UN General Assembly Tuesday, pledging to discontinue...

Core Strategies Channel

The Case for ESG in Retirement Plans

ESG has taken a serious foothold in the investing world and continues expanding, with $51.1...

Active ETF Channel

China Tumult Highlights Strengths of Active Management

The demise of China’s largest real estate developer and its potential effect on the Chinese...

Active ETF Channel

Active Fund Fees Reducing as ETF Expense Ratios Lower

In the past 20 years, the expense of all funds has halved, according to new research by...

Big Ideas Channel

Green Tech and Sustainability See Continued Growth

Sustainability practices continue to be a growing focus by regulatory agencies, investors, and...

Active ETF Channel

Worried About Volatile Markets, Try Active ETFs

The previous decade has been an environment structured so that passively managed funds typically...

ESG Channel

Marriott Hitting ESG Marks According to Latest Report

In their recent annual report on their ESG practices, Marriott International Inc. detailed its...

Leveraged & Inverse ETF Channel

Leveraged Cloud Computing ETF Surges 15% on the Year

The introduction of the Direxion Daily Cloud Computing Bear 2X Shares (CLDL) at the beginning of...

News

Columbia Threadneedle Investments Launches New Bond ETF

Today Columbia Threadneedle Investments announced in a press release the launch of their newest...

China Insights Channel

China Extending Blue Skies Initiative to Curb Pollution

China has announced plans to extend its cutbacks on air pollution in advance of the Winter...

Core Strategies Channel

Markets on Pace for Worst Month Since Fall of 2020

China’s Evergrande Group, touting the world’s largest debt of any publicly traded real estate...

Big Ideas Channel

Texas Teachers Green Light ESG For Pensions

At a recent board of trustees meeting, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas in Austin got the...

Disruptive Technology Channel

204: ETF Liquidity | ‘The Switch’ with ARK Invest

This season of “The Switch” brings discussions about the mechanics of exchange traded funds. On...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Marriott's ESG Report Highlights Community Engagement

Marriott International Inc. recently released its yearly ESG report, the 2021 Serve 360 Report,...

Active ETF Channel

Economic Uncertainty Lifts Active Management Investment

Performance in markets, fears of Delta’s global economic impact, and concerns over inflation have...

China Insights Channel

ETF of the Week: KraneShares' KWEB

ETF Trends CEO Tom Lydon discussed theKraneShares CSI China Internet ETF (KWEB B+) on this week’s...

China Insights Channel

How One Hurricane Reveals Global Warming Cost

Hurricane Ida slammed into Louisiana at the end of August and then continued to wreak havoc...

Active ETF Channel

Active Managers Snag Market Share From Passive Funds

Taking a look at the shares outstanding shows that passive management fund ownership in the U.S....

Big Ideas Channel

US and EU Aim for Methane Reduction Over Next Decade

On Friday, the United States and the European Union will agree to reducing methane pollution in...

Core Strategies Channel

Small-Caps a Value Play Amidst S&P 500 Highs

While the S&P 500 is beginning to experience some pressure, it is still only 2% off of its...

China Insights Channel

Chip Shortage May Temporarily Affect China’s EV Markets

China’s electric vehicle market is experiencing setbacks from global chip shortages, but local...

Active ETF Channel

Active Funds Continue to Perform

While passive funds have been the most popular investment option for decades, active funds...

Big Ideas Channel

Coca-Cola and Microsoft Invest in Huge Carbon Dioxide Vacuum

Global carbon dioxide and greenhouse gas emissions continue to rise at alarming rates, with an...

Active ETF Channel

China’s Regulations Are Nothing New

When regulations regarding after-school tutoring came down in China shortly after the internet...

Crypto Channel

What the ProFunds Bitcoin Futures Mutual Fund Means for a Bitcoin ETF

ProFunds launched the Bitcoin Strategy ProFund at the end of July, the first of its kind publicly...

ESG Channel

SEC Pressures Managers to Prove Funds Reflect ESG Values

Recent scrutiny and pressure by the Securities and Exchange Commission is looking to ensure fund...

Core Strategies Channel

Ida Carves Path Destruction Across U.S.

After leaving South Louisiana stricken with floodwaters and astronomical wind damage, including...

Big Ideas Channel

Extreme Weather Across the U.S. is a Preview of Global Warming Reality

With wildfires raging in California like the devastating Caldor Fire to Hurricane Ida that swept...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

As Nasdaq Scores Another Record Close, ‘TQQQ’ Leverages Gains

Weekly jobless claims fell to their lowest since the Covid shutdown began last year, and the...

China Insights Channel

China Investing Pivots to Mainland Stocks

Overnight trading in Asian markets on Wednesday night saw an influx of foreign investment into...

Disruptive Technology Channel

0201: ETFs vs Mutuals and Active vs. Passive | ‘The Switch’ with ARK Invest

This season of “The Switch” brings discussions about the mechanics of exchange traded funds. On...

Crypto Channel

BLOK Adds Brick and Mortar Research to Digital Landscape

Amplify ETF’s flagship crypto ETF, the Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF (BLOK), invests...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

QQQA Picks the Best Momentum Companies

The Nasdaq closed at another record high on Wednesday as markets continue to ride the bevy of...

Thematic Investing Channel

Global X Launches Six Options-Based ETFs

Global X ETFs announced in a press release the launch of six ETFs designed to help investors...

Big Ideas Channel

Climate Tech Companies Rise with Increased ESG Focus

Venture capital is being increasingly poured into ESG-centric companies, and climate tech ones in...

China Insights Channel

KWEB Surpasses $500 Million Inflows in One Day

With the SEC releasing detailed instructions and guidelines for Chinese companies wanting to list...

Core Strategies Channel

Rising Corn & Wheat Prices to Continue Despite Drought

Extreme heat and drought are impacting vital cash crops, including corn and wheat, with prices...

Core Strategies Channel

Diversifying Equities During Economic Uncertainty with ‘AVUS’

Economies abroad and within the U.S. are continuing to miss forecasts to increasingly larger...

ESG Channel

The CFC Ban Has Helped Drastically Curtail Global Warming

The ban of ozone-damaging chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) in the 1980s has led to a recovering ozone...

China Insights Channel

This Emerging Phone Company Won’t Be Beat

Major smartphone company Huawei, hurting from continued U.S. sanctions, has fallen by the...

Active ETF Channel

Active Fund Managers Are Increasingly Turning to Data Analytics

A recent Northern Trust survey found that fundamental active managers are quickly taking up data...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

The CFO ETF Ameliorates Concerns over a 'Wobbly' Market

Expectations of slowing global growth, delta fears, and U.S. monetary policy tightening have led...

Big Ideas Channel

Putnam Invests in Firms Building ESG from the Ground Up

A recent writeup in Forbes discussed establishing an environmental, social, and governance (ESG)...

ESG Channel

Volvo to Utilize the World’s First Fossil-Free Steel

Sweden’s SSAB reveals it has “produced the world’s first fossil-free steel,” and has already...

China Insights Channel

Michigan to Protect its Forests for Carbon Offsets

Michigan’s Department of Natural Resources recently announced it would be limiting logging in the...

Core Strategies Channel

Droughts Weaken Bees, Causing Crops to Suffer

North Dakota produces the most honey in the U.S., and is currently experiencing its worst drought...

Active ETF Channel

In Turbulent Markets, Active Management Shines

As outperforming stocks face a potential pullback, active managed funds are set to respond to the...

China Insights Channel

Tesla China Footprint Continues to Expand

Tesla is set to expand hiring in several key Chinese cities as it looks to continue to increase...

Core Strategies Channel

The S&P 500 Has Doubled Its 2020 Covid-Induced Low

The S&P 500 has doubled from its Covid low of 2,237.40 in March of 2020, the fastest rally...

ESG Channel

Women Increasingly Lead Top Global Companies

The number of female executives in charge of top global performing companies rose this year,...

Big Ideas Channel

Putnam Investments Reviews the 4 Types of ESG Strategies

Katherine Collins, Head of Sustainable Investing at Putnam Investments and Portfolio Manager for...

Active ETF Channel

JPMorgan’s Mutual Fund Conversion Follows Active ETF Trend

Last week, JPMorgan announced in a press release that it plans to convert certain mutual fund...

Core Strategies Channel

Half of New U.S. Vehicles Sold to Be Electric by 2030

By 2030, half of all cars and light trucks sold in America could be electric, hydrogen-fueled, or...

China Insights Channel

World’s Largest Mining Company Ponders Petroleum Exit

BHP Group Ltd, the world’s largest mining company, could give answers to its plans for the...

Big Ideas Channel

Microsoft Partnership Puts the 'S' & 'G' Into the 'E' in ESG

Microsoft recently announced a new partnership with Volt Energy, as the tech giant continues on...

Disruptive Technology Channel

104: The Closed-Off Research & Investment Mentality | ‘The Switch’ with ARK Invest

On this episode of The Switch, host Ren Leggi, Client Portfolio Manager for ARK Invest, and ETF...

ESG Channel

ESG Isn’t Limited to Equities Anymore

State Street Global Advisors recently conducted a survey in May of 358 institutional investors...

News

BNY Mellon Launches Ultra Short Bonds ETF, BKUI

On Wednesday, BNY Mellon Investment Management announced the launch of their first active...

Big Ideas Channel

While the SEC Debates Climate Disclosures, This ETF Already Offers Them

On Wednesday, SEC Chairman Gary Gensler revealed that he had asked his agency’s staff to look...

China Insights Channel

Chinese Women Are Increasingly Filling Needs in Heavy Labor

The labor shortage in China brought about by the combination of an aging population and low birth...

Big Ideas Channel

Latest Climate Change Report Is as Ominous as Ever

The latest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change drew light on the urgency that...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

With the Labor Market Improving, ‘CFA’ Is Primed for Performance

With a lower unemployment rate and positive job gains reported, the economic outlook for the rest...

Crypto Channel

Altcoins Are Expanding Rapidly in the Crypto Markets

At the beginning of 2021, Bitcoin reigned as the champion of cryptocurrencies, cornering 70% of...

China Insights Channel

Exxon Is Seriously Considering Emissions Reductions

Recently in the news for the boardroom loss to activist hedge fund Engine No. 1, Exxon, with its...

Disruptive Technology Channel

103: Siloization of Wall Street | ‘The Switch’ with ARK Invest

Siloization in this case refers to the parsing of information and personnel into separate units...

Crypto Channel

Ethereum's 'London' Hard Fork Is Successfully Activated

The somewhat contested but eagerly anticipated Ethereum “London” hard fork has activated, and...

Active ETF Channel

The Pitfalls of High-Conviction Strategies

Active managers are increasingly being swept up in the high-conviction investment craze that...

Big Ideas Channel

Financial Stewardship Growing More Important for Advisors

A recent report from Accenture found that investment stewardship is changing, reported ...

Crypto Channel

SEC's Gensler: Crypto Environment like 'the Wild West'

In a recent speech before the Aspen Security Forum, SEC Chair Gary Gensler, speaking for himself...

Crypto Channel

Bitwise Expands DeFi Suite with Two New Funds

Bitwise Asset Management, the largest crypto index fund manager globally with over $1 billion...

ESG Channel

Oil and Gas Companies Are Facing an ESG Tipping Point

With the United Nations Climate Change Conference looming at the end of October, ESG performance...

China Insights Channel

BYD's Big Gains Emblematic of China's EV Market

Despite all of the regulatory news and market uncertainty in China, the electric vehicle market...

Big Ideas Channel

A Week in the Life of an Active ESG Team

Putnam Investments, an active manager with $199 billion in AUM as of the end of June 2021,...

Active ETF Channel

Investors Trust Active Portfolios More than Passive Ones

According to new research, investors trust actively managed portfolios more than they do passive...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Infrastructure Bill Would Expand Access to the Internet

The #1 trillion infrastructure bill that is currently circulating through Senate this week would...

China Insights Channel

KraneShares Hosts Webinar on Chinese Regulation

Amidst regulatory crackdowns and volatile Chinese markets, Brendan Ahern, COO of KraneShares, and...

Disruptive Technology Channel

102: Passive Public Markets - The Switch with ARK Invest

ARK Invest’s Ren Leggi, Client Portfolio Manager for ARK, sat down with ETF Trends’ CEO Tom Lydon...

Leveraged & Inverse ETF Channel

Direxion Launches Leveraged Clean Energy ETF, KLNE

On Thursday, Direxion launched its newest leveraged ETF, the Direxion Daily Global Clean Energy...

News

Timothy Plan Launches New Faith Based ETFs, TPHE & TPLE

On Thursday, Timothy Plans, a faith-based investment company, announced the launch of two new...

China Insights Channel

China Stocks Tumble: How We Got Here, Where We Go Next

With Chinese tech stocks tumbling in recent days from regulatory crackdown fears and Mainland...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

On The Move: 'QQQA' Rides Large Cap Momentum

The ProShares Nasdaq-100 Dorsey Wright Momentum ETF (QQQA) is a smart beta ETF that, despite only...

Active ETF Channel

'TSPA': Take An Active Approach to Large Caps

Investors looking to allocate to U.S. large caps often opt for passive index products as a way to...

Sparkline Launches Intangible Value ETF, ‘ITAN’

Sparkline Capital, an investment management firm that uses machine learning to help investors...

Impact Shares Launches Affordable Housing ETF, ‘OWNS’

On Tuesday, Impact Shares launched an ETF that invests in agency mortgage-backed securities (MBS)...

Crypto Channel

Sen Warren Asks Yellen For Cryptocurrency Framework

Monday saw fresh pressure regarding crypto regulation, as Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) pushed...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Wood, Musk, and Dorsey Break Down The State Of Bitcoin

“The B Word” crypto conference, sponsored in part by ARK, took a hard look at the state of crypto...

DriveWealth Launches Target Yield ETFs

On Tuesday, DriveWealth, a global infrastructure platform, announced the launch of two new ETFs...

ESG Channel

Scoring ETF Providers on ESG: Sage Surveys The Industry

As ETFs surpass $6.5 trillion in assets under management, ETF providers are playing an...

Crypto Channel

Blockchain Start-Ups Raise a Record $4.4 Billion

In Q2 2021, blockchain start-ups have emerged as the unsuspecting victor amid broad...

Big Ideas Channel

2 ETFs Investing in The ESG Leaders of Today & Tomorrow

ESG is a growing portion of the investment landscape—and growing larger everyday. But...

New ETF 'VSPY' Aims to Hedge Bearish Bond Markets

Last week ETF newcomer VectorShares launched their first fund, the VectorShares Min Vol ETF, an...

ESG Channel

SEC Commissioner Pushes Back on ESG Regulation

With ESG increasingly a focus for companies and investors alike, the SEC is taking a closer look...

Crypto Channel

'BLOK' Monthly Review: A Volatile June for Bitcoin

June was a volatile, eventful month for cryptocurrency markets, as China cracked down on its...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Hedge Recovery Tail Risks with the QQC ETF

Despite the Covid-19 variant Delta circulating throughout major U.S. cities at a rapid pace,...

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Amplify Launches a New ETF that Invests in the ‘MVPS’

On Wednesday, Amplify ETFs announced the launch of its newest ETF, the Amplify Thematic All-Stars...

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Newcomer iClima Launches ETFs to Play the “Green Rush”

ETF newcomer iClima is launching its first two U.S.-listed ETFs, which aim to provide exposure to...

Crypto Channel

Crypto Markets Drop as Yellen Calls for Stablecoin Regulation

The Treasury Department has its eyes on stablecoins.

China Insights Channel

As Chinese Tech Bounces Back, 'KWEB' Spins into the Spotlight

Recent regulatory crackdowns may have temporarily hobbled growth in the Chinese tech sector, but...

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Newcomer Viridi Funds Launches Clean Energy Crypto Mining ETF, RIGZ

On Tuesday, newcomer Viridi Funds launched its first ETF, the Viridi Cleaner Energy Crypto-Mining...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Biotech Industry Working to Keep Up with Covid Mutations

As the Delta variant sweeps across the globe, pharmaceutical and biotech companies are working to...

Crypto Channel

Seeking an IPO, Robinhood Lowers Its Valuation

According to an amended SEC filing on Monday, popular trading app Robinhood is now seeking a...

Crypto Channel

A Majority of Asset Management App Downloads Are Now Crypto Apps

In the first half of 2021, the majority of asset management app downloads were crypto apps, at...

China Insights Channel

Two Years Later, China's STAR Market Continues to Glow

On July 22, the Shanghai Stock Exchange Science and Technology Innovation Board, or STAR Market,...

ESG Channel

EU and China Announce New Emissions Plans

Two of the world’s largest economies, the European Union and China, recently announced plans for...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Cloudflare Co-Founder Joins the Billion Dollar Club

Cloudflare’s co-founder Michelle Zatlyn became the newest billionaire in the technology sector...

China Insights Channel

China Set to Launch World's Largest Emissions Trading Program

China is nearing the launch of its own carbon market, which will become the world’s largest and...

ESG Channel

8 Out of 10 Asset Managers Say ESG Is a Top Priority

More than eight in ten asset managers said that ESG is one of their company’s top priorities,...

Core Strategies Channel

China’s Rising Exports Bolster This Emerging Markets ETF

China’s imports and exports grew in June at a faster pace than expected, as reported by theWall...

Innovative ETFs Channel

These Invesco ETFs Hold over 1 Billion Dollars

On Monday, Invescoannounced that its newly launched multi-factor ETF suite that tracks small-,...

China Insights Channel

An ETF to Invest in China's Electric Car Bonanza

Electric vehicle sales in China continue to rocket upward, as the demand grows for the...

ESG Channel

Behind the Push for a Federal Clean Energy Standard

More than 75 companies are currently lobbying lawmakers to enact a federal “clean energy standard...

Crypto Channel

VanEck: The Largely Bullish Case For Ethereum

Often overshadowed by Bitcoin in the news, Ethereum offers unique opportunities for investors and...

Core Strategies Channel

Daily Volume Doesn’t Tell an ETF's Whole Liquidity Story

An ETF’s trading volume is not the sole or even the best determinant of its liquidity.

China Insights Channel

A Financial Approach to Climate Change

Fighting climate change will require the power of the free market, said Luke Oliver, managing...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

As the Nasdaq Hits Records, Up the Leverage with 'QLD'

The Nasdaq Composite hit yet another all-time intraday high on Tuesday, following a recent spate...

China Insights Channel

Nio Inc. Posts Record Earnings

NIO Inc. (NIO), a leading Chinese manufacturer and designer of of electric vehicles, reported...

Crypto Channel

Fed Official Compares Digital Currency 'Fad' to Parachute Pants

Fed Vice Chairman for Supervision Randal Quarles spoke independently Monday to bankers in Utah,...

China Insights Channel

China's Didi IPO Hits the NYSE at Full Throttle

China’s largest ride-hailing app, Didi Chuxing Technology Co. (DIDI), began trading Wednesday on...

Crypto Channel

ProShares Files for a New Blockchain ETF

This week, ProShares filed for a crypto and blockchain ETF with the SEC. It joins more than a...

China Insights Channel

The KARS ETF Lands a New Bloomberg Index

KraneShares recently announced that its KraneShares Electric Vehicles & Future Mobility ETF (...

Crypto Channel

Breaking Down 'BLOK': Inside This ETF's Portfolio

Even as crypto markets rose and fell (and rose, and fell) in May, one actively managed...

China Insights Channel

Former U.S. Ambassadors Discuss U.S.-China Relations

As Biden’s administration begins to repeal parts of the Trump-era bans on investing in China,...

China Insights Channel

China Still Dominates the World of Solar Power

With the Biden administration’s intention to convert the U.S. electric grid to carbon-free...

China Insights Channel

How a Crackdown on Chinese Tech Benefits A-Shares

China’s recent crackdown on tech has created an unintended gap between onshore and offshore...

Entrepreneur ETF Channel

As Companies Pivot to ESG, Entrepreneurs Are Ahead of the Curve

As pressure mounts from lawmakers, investors, and the public for companies to increase their...

Crypto Channel

Commissioner Berkovitz Questioning the Legality of DeFi

Decentralized finance, or DeFi, systems warrant caution due to their lack of investor protections...

China Insights Channel

The Role of Carbon Markets in Emissions Reduction

Derivatives markets can play an important role in facilitating a low-carbon economy transition,...

China Insights Channel

IEA Sets Pathway to Net Zero Emissions by 2050

Obtaining net zero emissions by 2050 without massive disruption to the global energy supply is...

Entrepreneur ETF Channel

Shift Into Economic Recovery with Small Caps, 'ERSX'

As global economies begin shifting into recovery mode, ERShares believes that small cap companies...

China Insights Channel

Carbon Prices Soar as Investors Flock to Emissions Trading

Growing awareness and recent warming trends have seen companies shifting their environmental...

China Insights Channel

'KMED' Could Gain from Approval of Chinese Vaccine

On Tuesday, the World Health Organization approved a Covid-19 vaccine produced by Sinovac Biotech...

Entrepreneur ETF Channel

Eva Ados: Digital Disruptions Won't Come from Bitcoin

Bitcoin “will not continue to be the leader” of the cryptocurrency pack and is not a smart pick...

Crypto Channel

Could a Bitcoin ETF Actually Be Carbon Neutral?

With Bitcoin’s environmental impact increasingly scrutinized by investors, a plethora of...

China Insights Channel

Consider KRBN as Forecasted Climate Change Accelerates

Chances of global warming temporarily reaching the 1.5 degree Celsius threshold within the next 5...

Entrepreneur ETF Channel

Eva Ados: Bank on Big Tech Stocks, Avoid Crypto

Bitcoin is increasingly compared to precious metals, but the cryptocurrency is more akin to “...

China Insights Channel

Is Automation the Answer to Labor Shortages in China?

As its population ages, China, the world’s second largest economy, is facing growing shortages in...

Entrepreneur ETF Channel

Which Sectors Are Witnessing the Most Job Growth?

Service-providing industries, including IT, management, and healthcare, have seen the biggest job...

Entrepreneur ETF Channel

How Entrepreneurial Firms Bolster Job Creation

Entrepreneurial companies create enormous job growth when compared to traditional companies, as...

Entrepreneur ETF Channel

Authentic Leadership with Stitch Fix CEO Katrina Lake

Authentic leadership is the heart of entrepreneurial investing, and there are few entrepreneurs...

Crypto Channel

Coinbase Boasts High Earnings, but Still Misses Targets

Coinbase released its Q1 earnings in a letter to shareholders yesterday that saw quarterly...

Crypto Channel

SEC Leaders Stifle Hopes for a 2021 Bitcoin ETF

Investors hoping for a crypto ETF to be passed this year have seen those hopes diminished after...

Entrepreneur ETF Channel

Expect Markets to Be Choppy in May, Says Joel Shulman

Big tech stocks have notched big gains, but they still have room to move even higher throughout...

Crypto Channel

Crypto Firm Osprey Announces a Polkadot Product

Two new institutional products based on the eighth-largest cryptocurrency are coming to market,...

Entrepreneur ETF Channel

‘Blue Skies Ahead’ for Investors: ERShares’s Ados on Coinbase Success and Equity Market Growth

Coinbase’s record direct public offering (DPO), favorable equity markets, and increased cashflow...