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One of the most helpful plain-English resources for investors who want to demystify exchange-traded funds

One of the most helpful plain-English resources for investors who want to demystify exchange-traded funds


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One of the most helpful plain-English resources for investors who want to demystify exchange-traded funds






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ETF Thanksgiving, Crypto, & Options-Based Strategies

VettaFi’s Todd Rosenbluth explains why there is a lot to be thankful for in the ETF industry this year. Bitwise’s Matt Hougan discusses the FTX debacle, along with the future of crypto and crypto ETFs. NEOS Investments’ Troy Cates spotlights their unique, options-based ETF lineup.


CNBC’s Bob Pisani: Lessons on Life and Investing

Bob Pisani, Senior Markets Correspondent at CNBC and author of the recently published book “Shut Up and Keep Talking”, offers a unique look at his remarkable broadcasting career and lessons learned along the way.


Dow ETFs, Rise of Active, & EMPWR Platform

VettaFi’s Lara Crigger highlights recent interest around Dow Jones Industrial Average ETFs. Capital Group’s Holly Framsted discusses the rise of actively managed ETFs and how their firm is approaching this market. Emerge Capital’s Lisa Langley explains the motivation behind their EMPWR platform, which is designed to support women investment managers.


SEC Regulation, Model Portfolios, & Semi-Transparent ETFs

VettaFi’s Dave Nadig discusses recent regulatory initiatives by the SEC and the potential impact on advisors and ETF issuers. Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Alexandra Wilson-Elizondo highlights their approach to ETF model portfolios. Natixis’ Nick Elward explains the merits of active management utilizing the semi-transparent ETF wrapper.


Single-Stock ETFs: What Investors Should Know

GraniteShares’ Will Rhind goes in-depth on single-stock ETFs, explaining their history, construction, and use cases. VettaFi’s Tom Hendrickson and Advisor Perspectives’ Bob Huebscher discuss their latest efforts to better serve the wealth management community. Motley Fool Asset Management’s Kelsey Mowrey offers a tour of their ETF lineup.


Energy Outlook, Single-Bond ETFs, & ESG Orphans

VettaFi’s Stacey Morris offers an overview of the energy ETF category and discusses key performance drivers moving forward. F/m Investments’ Alex Morris goes in-depth on their recently launched US Benchmark Series, which allows investors to own each of the “benchmark” US Treasuries in a single-security ETF. Constrained Capital’s Mark Neuman spotlights the ESG Orphans ETF […]


Cramer ETFs, Min Vol Strategies, & Value Investing

VettaFi’s Todd Rosenbluth discusses recent filings for two ETFs based on stock picks from CNBC personality Jim Cramer and also offers perspective on 2022 ETF flows. BlackRock’s Abby Woodham and MSCI’s Anil Rao go in-depth on minimum volatility strategies. Distillate Capital’s Tom Cole spotlights their unique approach to value investing.


The State of ESG

VettaFi’s Dave Nadig goes in-depth on the state of ESG investing, including its recent politicization, advisor interest, fund company positioning, and how it impacts corporate behavior. Matt Piro, Global Head of ESG at Vanguard, explains the firm’s overall ESG philosophy, common misconceptions around performance, the importance of fund fees, and the challenge of no “one-size-fits-all”.


Thematic ETFs, Defined Outcomes, & Distinctively Active

VettaFi’s Roxanna Islam looks under the hood of electric vehicle ETFs and offers perspective on thematic ETFs overall. Innovator ETFs’ John Southard explains Defined Outcome ETFs, which are experiencing a meaningful uptick in investor interest. Touchstone Investments’ Rich Koerner discusses the firm’s recent ETF entrance and “distinctively active” approach.


VettaFi’s Tom Lydon on ETF Growth, Active Management, & More

VettaFi’s Tom Lydon discusses a new Charles Schwab ETF investor survey, AllianceBernstein’s ETF entrance, the latest SPIVA scorecard, and recent market volatility. Subversive Capital’s Michael Auerbach spotlights their Metaverse ETF (PUNK) and explains the firm’s unique ETF game plan.


ARK’s Future, Inverse Blockchain Exposure, Macro Strategy ETF, & More

VettaFi’s Lara Crigger discusses an ETF milestone, what’s next for ARK Invest, the first inverse blockchain ETF, and a breakout industry hit. Simplify’s Michael Green spotlights their Macro Strategy ETF (FIG) and offers perspective on the current market environment.


S&P 500 Concentration, Low Volatility ETFs, & ConvexityShares

VettaFi’s Tom Hendrickson discusses advisor concerns regarding the top-heaviness of major indices and highlights ETF segments that stand to benefit including equally-weighted products. Tom also examines low and minimum volatility ETFs. MIAX’s Tom Jarck goes in-depth on the recently launched ConvexityShares ETFs, which provide long volatility exposure.


NightShares CEO Bruce Lavine: Capturing the “Night Effect” Using ETFs

NightShares CEO Bruce Lavine explains the “night effect” and how they are seeking to capture it in the NightShares 500 ETF (NSPY) and NightShares 2000 ETF (NIWM). VettaFi’s Todd Rosenbluth discusses Morgan Stanley’s pending ETF entrance. Innovative Portfolios’ Peter Bjelopetrovich spotlights their two recent mutual fund-to-ETF conversions.


VettaFi’s Dave Nadig Talks Single Security ETFs, “Influencers”, & More

VettaFi’s Dave Nadig discusses the recent wave of single security ETFs, “social influencer” product filings, and Night Shares. BondBloxx’s JoAnne Bianco spotlights their unique single sector and single credit rating high yield bond ETFs. 21Shares’ Ophelia Snyder offers perspective on the SEC’s current spot bitcoin ETF stance.


Clean Energy ETFs, Strive, & Managed Futures

VettaFi’s Lara Crigger discusses the recent resurgence of clean energy ETFs and what’s next for the ESG ETF space overall. Strive’s Vivek Ramaswamy highlights the launch of their U.S. Energy ETF (DRLL) and a “post-ESG” approach to asset management. Dynamic Beta’s Andrew Beer explains the iMGP DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF (DBMF).


DoubleLine’s Jeff Sherman on ETF Entrance, Current Bond Market

DoubleLine’s Jeff Sherman discusses the firm’s recent ETF entrance and offers perspective on the current fixed income market. VettaFi’s Tom Lydon covers several topics including ETF flows, ARK Invest, and Schwab’s new crypto ETF. Dimensional’s Anthony Caruso highlights the remarkable growth of their ETF business.


Year’s Top 10 ETFs

VettaFi’s Tom Hendrickson highlights the most researched ETFs on their platform so far this year. FactSet’s Elisabeth Kashner offers an in-depth look at ETF flows and the current fee landscape.


Around the World of ETFs with VettaFi’s Todd Rosenbluth

Nate and VettaFi’s Todd Rosenbluth go around the world of ETFs, discussing flows, the year’s biggest stories, launches, new entrants, SEC filings, and much more.


Single Stock ETFs: How, Why, & What’s Next

VettaFi’s Lara Crigger explains why the SEC allowed leveraged and inverse single stock ETFs and discusses the future of this nascent category. Phil Huber, Author of “The Allocator’s Edge” and CIO at Savant Wealth, goes in-depth on alternative assets. Blue Horizon’s Tim Johnston spotlights the Blue Horizon New Energy Economy 100 Index ETF (BNE).


Single Stock ETFs, Factor Investing, & Short Bitcoin Exposure

VettaFi’s Dave Nadig offers his take on the SEC approving leveraged and inverse single stock ETFs. BlackRock’s Bob Hum and MSCI’s Hitendra Varsani discuss the relevance of factor investing given the global macro backdrop, specifically focusing on value and minimum volatility. ProShares’ Simeon Hyman spotlights their recently launched Short Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITI).