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!

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Altruist’s Jason Wenk on RIA Custodian Fees, Transparency, & Technology

Altruist Founder Jason Wenk goes in-depth on the current RIA custodian landscape including competitive dynamics with firms such as Schwab and Fidelity, along with how the space will evolve moving forward.  ETF.com’s Lara Crigger talks ESG ETF due diligence.  Pacific Global ETFs’ Tony Dufault highlights their lineup of income-oriented, actively managed ETFs.

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

ETF.com’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 hedge fund managers.

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.  ETF.com’s Drew Voros talks coronavirus and bond ETF flows.  Liquid Strategies’ Brad Ball highlights the Overlay Shares lineup of ETFs.