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Learn how to make ETFs a part of your investment portfolio as we spotlight individual ETFs and interview experts from all across the country. Featured in national publications such as Money Magazine and Bloomberg, ETF Prime can help put you on the path towards financial success!

Learn how to make ETFs a part of your investment portfolio as we spotlight individual ETFs and interview experts from all across the country. Featured in national publications such as Money Magazine and Bloomberg, ETF Prime can help put you on the path towards financial success!


Overland Park, KS


Learn how to make ETFs a part of your investment portfolio as we spotlight individual ETFs and interview experts from all across the country. Featured in national publications such as Money Magazine and Bloomberg, ETF Prime can help put you on the path towards financial success!






7300 W 110th Street, Suite 870 Overland Park, KS 66210 8773653837


Launch of Non-Transparent ETFs Imminent… Will They Matter?

2/18/2020’s Drew Voros discusses the imminent launch of the first non-transparent ETFs. Northern Trust’s Michael Natale describes the role of real assets in a portfolio and highlights FlexShares ETFs covering natural resources, infrastructure, and real estate. AlphaClone’s Maz Jadallah explains their Alternative Alpha ETF (ALFA), which seeks to mimic top stock picks from the best […]


SPDR’s Matt Bartolini on “Mini-SPY”, SDY, & Active Mutual Funds

Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research, explains State Street’s move to offer a second S&P 500 ETF. Matt also discusses the recent uproar surrounding the SPDR S&P Dividend ETF and the challenges facing active mutual funds.’s Drew Voros talks coronavirus and bond ETF flows. Liquid Strategies’ Brad Ball highlights the Overlay Shares lineup […]


ETF Flows, Launches, & Fee Wars

2/4/2020’s Drew Voros highlights January ETF flows and offers perspective on the slower pace of ETF launches. FactSet’s Elisabeth Kashner recaps Inside ETFs and goes in-depth on the ETF fee landscape. Brandometry’s Tony Wenzel explains the index underlying the Brand Value ETF (BVAL).


Recapping Inside ETFs 2020

1/30/2020’s Drew Voros and Lara Crigger sit down with Nate Geraci beachside to recap the world’s largest ETF conference.


BlackRock Raising Bar on ESG Investing?

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink recently signed two letters outlining how the company intends to help combat climate change.’s Lara Crigger explains why this latest initiative feels different than past promises. Charles Schwab’s D.J. Tierney discusses their move to commission-free trading, recent ETF launches, and the ongoing ETF fee war. Fundamental Income’s Alexi Panagiotakopoulos spotlights […]


ETFs: Does Size Matter?

1/14/2020’s Drew Voros discusses whether an ETF’s AUM should matter to investors. GFM Asset Management’s Tariq Dennison explains the investment case for emerging markets and against a bitcoin ETF. EventShares’ Ben Phillips spotlights their U.S. Legislative Opportunities ETF (PLCY), along with key government policy issues he’s tracking.


ETFs in 2020, Previewing Inside ETFs, & Momentum Investing

1/7/2020’s Drew Voros recaps 2019 ETF flows and looks ahead to 2020. Inside ETFs CEO John Swolfs previews the world’s largest ETF conference. ReSolve Asset Management’s Adam Butler spotlights the index behind the Strategy Shares Newfound/ReSolve Robust Momentum ETF (ROMO).


2019’s Best of ETF Prime

Nate revisits some of his favorite conversations from 2019, including Vanguard’s Michael Lovett,’s Dave Nadig, Bloomberg’s Eric Balchunas, CFRA’s Todd Rosenbluth, Bitwise’s Matt Hougan, State Street’s George Milling-Stanley, and Nuveen’s Jordan Farris.


The Year in ETFs & 2020 ETF Predictions

12/17/2019’s Dave Nadig recaps the year in ETFs and offers his 2020 predictions. Morningstar’s Ben Johnson discusses broader trends that could impact ETFs well beyond 2020. Astoria’s John Davi highlights the year in the financial markets and looks ahead to next year’s key investment themes.


Shaping Returns: Defined Outcome Investing

12/10/2019’s Dave Nadig goes in-depth on Defined Outcome ETFs, one of 2019’s biggest ETF success stories. m+ funds’ Steve Houston explains their lineup of defined outcome unit investment trusts and the future of structured products. Matt Raynor highlights Principal’s approach to the ETF market, including multifactor and actively managed offerings.


The Year of the Bond ETF

12/3/2019’s Drew Voros highlights 2019 ETF flows, led by bond ETFs. Vanguard’s Rich Powers discusses the year’s top two bond ETFs in inflows, the Vanguard Total International Bond ETF (BNDX) and the Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (BND). CFRA’s Todd Rosenbluth recaps the biggest ETF stories of 2019, including bond ETFs, and looks ahead to […]


“Non-Transparent” ETFs: Revolution in Active Management?

Blue Tractor Group’s Simon Goulet explains the rationale behind “non-transparent” ETFs and highlights Blue Tractor’s unique Shielded Alpha approach.’s Dave Nadig offers his take on Charles Schwab’s purchase of TD Ameritrade and combs through recent ETF filings. EMQQ’s Kevin Carter discusses the Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce ETF.


The ESG Debate

Nate Geraci and’s Lara Crigger debate the merits of ESG investing. Lara also highlights recent flows into ESG ETFs and explains green bonds. YCharts CEO Sean Brown discusses the importance of ETF due diligence and tools available to help.


Live from JP Morgan’s ETF Symposium

JP Morgan’s 2019 ETF Symposium recently took place in New York City. Nate Geraci and’s Dave Nadig sit down with JP Morgan’s Jillian DelSignore, Ben Mandel, Steve Kaplan, and Yasmin Dahya-Bilger to cover everything from their ETF business to long-term capital market assumptions to the use of artificial intelligence in investing.


Stocks at Record Highs, but Investors Flocking to Bond ETFs

11/5/2019’s Dave Nadig highlights the record flows into bond ETFs and discusses some of the biggest challenges in fixed income investing. Northern Trust’s Brad Camden talks high yield bonds, including the FlexShares High Yield Value Scored Bond Index Fund (HYGV). Innovation Shares’ Matt Markiewicz goes in-depth on cannabis stocks and The Cannabis ETF (THCX).


The Path Forward for a Bitcoin ETF

VanEck’s Gabor Gurbacs and Bitwise’s Matt Hougan go in-depth on the SEC’s concerns with a bitcoin ETF and offer perspective on the current bitcoin market.’s Dave Nadig discusses Tesla’s earnings and ETFs, ETF issuers selling performance, and the potential for fractional shares at Charles Schwab.


New ETF Launches, the Future of ETFs, & Spotlighting an Esports ETF

10/22/2019’s Drew Voros highlights several recent ETF launches and discusses the path to success for smaller ETF issuers. ETF industry veteran Bob Tull offers perspective on the year’s biggest ETF stories and looks ahead to the future of ETFs. Roundhill Investments’ Will Hershey explains the investment case for Esports and video games.


Year’s Best & Worst Performing ETFs

10/15/2019’s Sumit Roy highlights this year’s best and worst performing ETFs. State Street’s Matt Bartolini discusses the investment case for mid-cap stocks and offers perspective on the recent broker wars. BlueStar Indexes’ Steven Schoenfeld explains potential shortcomings of traditional emerging market indexes.

Duration:01:00:54’s Dave Nadig on What Commission-Free Trading Means for Investors, ETF Issuers

10/8/2019’s Dave Nadig discusses the recent moves by major brokerages to offer commission-free trading, including the impact to investors and ETF issuers. GraniteShares’ Will Rhind spotlights the new GraniteShares XOUT U.S. Large Cap ETF (XOUT), along with the GraniteShares Gold Trust (BAR). Nottingham’s Kip Meadows offers a behind-the-scenes look at cannabis ETFs and fields rapid-fire […]


How the “ETF Rule” Benefits Investors

10/1/2019’s Lara Crigger goes in-depth on the recently approved “ETF Rule”, explaining what it is and why it matters to investors. DWS’ Luke Oliver discusses investing in China, including spotlighting several Xtrackers China-focused ETFs. Teucrium’s Sal Gilbertie explains the investment rationale for agricultural commodity ETPs such as the Teucrium Corn Fund (CORN).