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BlackRock Raising Bar on ESG Investing?   |   January 21st, 2020

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 the NETLease Corporate Real Estate ETF (NETL).

ETFs: Does Size Matter?   |   January 14th, 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   |   January 7th, 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).