ETF Prime

Podcasts of ETF Prime are available on Apple PodcastsAndroidSpotify, and most other major podcasting sites. Guest interviews can be accessed by visiting our ETF Expert Corner. Learn how to make ETFs a part of your investment portfolio as we spotlight individual ETFs and interview experts from across the country. ETF Prime can help put you on the path towards financial success!

Listen to Recent Shows

Dave Portnoy and BUZZ Shake-Up ETF Industry

ETF.com’s Drew Voros discusses the launch of the VanEck Vectors Social Sentiment ETF (BUZZ), along with the involvement of Barstool’s Dave Portnoy. Robert W. Baird’s Rich Lee explains their role as an ETF authorized participant. ERShares’ Joel Shulman highlights the entrepreneur factor which powers two ETFs, the Entrepreneurs ETF (ENTR) and the NextGen Entrepreneurs ETF (ERSX).

Bitwise’s Matt Hougan on Bitcoin ETFs, DeFi, & NBA Top Shot

Bitwise’s Matt Hougan discusses the prospects for a U.S. bitcoin ETF, the massive opportunity in decentralized finance, and the non-fungible token craze.  ETF.com’s Cinthia Murphy highlights the success of the Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF (BLOK), a blockchain ETF.  Leatherback’s Mike Winter explains the firm’s Long/Short Alternative Yield ETF (LBAY).

Cannabis ETFs, ARK, Hedge Fund Replication, & More

ETF.com’s Drew Voros covers several recent stories including cannabis ETF performance, Fidelity’s Magellan ETF, and Ark Invest’s staggering inflows.  Dynamic Beta Investments’ Andrew Beer offers his unique perspective on GameStop’s hedge fund impact and also spotlights two hedge fund replication ETFs.  Cerulli Associates’ Daniil Shapiro discusses their latest ETF research, including on active ETFs, ESG, thematic ETFs, and the threat of direct indexing.

Rob Arnott & Joe Terranova on GameStop, Current Markets, & Factor Investing

Research Affiliates’ Rob Arnott discusses current market comparisons to the dotcom bubble and explains their fundamental indexing approach.  Virtus’ Joe Terranova offers his take on the recent market action and spotlights the index behind the Virtus Terranova U.S. Quality Momentum ETF (JOET).  ETF.com’s Drew Voros covers the ETF impact of “Reddit stock” mania.