Tag: etf

Guggenheim’s Bill Belden Explains BulletShares ETFs, Offers Perspective on Rate Environment

Bill Belden, Managing Director at Guggenheim, highlights the BulletShares lineup of ETFs and offers his perspective on the current interest rate/credit environment.

ETFs Simply a Better “Technology”?

Recently, Inside ETFs CEO Matt Hougan referred to ETFs as a new technology.  Nate & Jason expand on this concept, explaining how new technologies typically have a way of delivering a better experience at a lower cost – which likely explains the billions of investor dollars pouring into ETFs.  Bill Belden, Managing Director at Guggenheim, highlights […]

What Makes ETFs Tax Efficient?

The following was authored by Paige Corbin, Capital Markets Associate with WisdomTree. Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have many benefits that have caused them to expand in terms of assets and offerings over the past decade. In the United States alone, the ETF industry has grown to over $2.7 trillion in assets.1 Not only are ETFs typically low […]

Big Tree Capital CEO Kevin Carter Talks Emerging Markets, EMQQ ETF

Kevin Carter, CEO of Big Tree Capital, offers his perspective on emerging market stocks and spotlights the Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce ETF (EMQQ).

Emerging Market Stocks Stage a Comeback

After years of underperformance, emerging market stocks have begun surging ahead.  Nate & Conor explain several of the key drivers of this recent outperformance, along with the rationale for owning a longer-term allocation to emerging market stocks in a portfolio.  Kevin Carter, CEO of Big Tree Capital, offers his perspective on emerging markets and spotlights the […]

Quarterly Update

Nathan Geraci is President of The ETF Store, Inc. and host of the weekly radio show “The ETF Store Show“. In last quarter’s commentary, we discussed the fallacy of predictions, highlighting the difficult year “experts” experienced in forecasting everything from the Brexit vote to the U.S. presidential election.  The conclusion was simply that nobody has […]

Blue Sky’s David Varadi Spotlights QuantX Suite of ETFs

David Varadi, Director of Research at Blue Sky Asset Management, spotlights the QuantX suite of ETFs and explains the concept of “smarter beta”.

World’s Cheapest ETF Portfolio

Nate & Conor discuss ETF.com’s “World’s Cheapest ETF Portfolio“, which offers exposure to six major asset classes for the cost of a Starbucks latte.  David Varadi, Director of Research at Blue Sky Asset Management, spotlights the QuantX suite of ETFs and explains the concept of “smarter beta”.

The Conventional Wisdom of Active Management

The following was authored by Chris Tidmore, CFA, is a senior investment strategist in Vanguard Investment Strategy Group. Last year, I ran a seven-day race in the Sahara Desert. The second most-common question I got about the race was, “How did you get all the water you needed?” (The most common question was “Why—are you crazy?!”) […]

Etho Capital’s Conor Platt Discusses Socially Responsible Investing

Conor Platt, Co-Founder & CEO of Etho Capital, spotlights the Etho Climate Leadership U.S. ETF (ETHO) and discusses the growing appeal of socially responsible investing.