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ETF Prime – Upcoming Guest Lineup

January 7th, 2019 by ETF Store Staff

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January 8th – Mike Strain, Director of Economic Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute, discusses 2019’s economic and political landscape.  Christian Magoon, Founder & CEO of Amplify ETFs highlights the Amplify BlackSwan Growth and Treasury Core ETF (SWAN).

January 15th – Bob Smith, President & Chief Investment Officer at Sage Advisors, goes in-depth on ESG investing and the ESG Intermediate Credit ETF (GUDB).  Bruce Bond, President of Innovator Capital Management, explains the inner workings of their lineup of Defined Outcome ETFs.

January 22nd – Connor O’Brien, President & CEO of O’Shares ETF Investments, discusses their disciplined, factor-based approach to investing including the O’Shares FTSE U.S. Quality Dividend ETF (OUSA).

January 29th – John Swolfs, CEO at Inside ETFs, previews the world’s largest ETF conference.  Bill DeRoche, Chief Investment Officer at FFCM, spotlights one of the best performing ETFs of 2018, the AGFiQ US Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund (BTAL).

February 5th – Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research, explains the differences between the SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) and SPDR Gold MiniShares (GLDM).  Juan Carlos Artigas, Director of Investment Research at the World Gold Council, discusses recent gold demand trends and gold’s prospects in 2019.

February 12th – D.J. Tierney, Managing Director at Charles Schwab Investment Management, talks Schwab ETFs including their rapid growth and focus on low total cost of ownership.  Jacob Hutchinson, Managing Director at Premise Capital, describes their Frontier Advantage Diversified Tactical ETF (TCTL).

February 19th – Ambar Bajaj, V.P. ETF Product Manager at Legg Mason, recaps the Inside ETFs conference and highlights Legg Mason’s ETF approach.  Jeremy Schwartz, Global Head of Research at WisdomTree, discusses the global macro environment and several WisdomTree ETFs to consider.

February 26th – Ethan Powell, Founder of Impact Shares, explains their unique approach to socially-conscious investing which includes the Impact Shares Sustainable Development Goals Global Equity ETF (SDGA).

March 5th – Simeon Hyman, Global Investment Strategist at ProShares, provides a comprehensive look at leveraged and inverse ETFs.  Todd Rosenbluth, Director of ETF & Mutual Fund Research at CFRA, explores recent ETF trends.

March 12th – Jillian DelSignore, Head of ETF Distribution at JPMorgan Asset Management, offers perspective on the current markets and the investment case for several JPM ETFs.  Jay Jacobs, Head of Research & Strategy at Global X, explains the potential benefits of a covered call strategy such as the Global X Nasdaq 100 Covered Call ETF (QYLD).

March 19th – Sal Bruno, Chief Investment Officer at IndexIQ, goes in-depth on using alternative ETF strategies in a portfolio.  Jeremy Held, Senior Vice President & Director of Research at ALPS Advisors, spotlights the Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP).

All guest interviews are available through our featured section “ETF Expert Corner” at and can be played directly from any mobile device.  Full podcasts of ETF Prime can be downloaded for free at,, Apple iTunes, and SpotifyETF Prime airs every Tuesday at 3pm CST on ESPN 1510AM | 94.5FM in Kansas City and you can listen online at or via TuneIn Radio.


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