Lara Crigger

Record ESG Inflows, Active ETFs, & TVIX

ETF.com’s Lara Crigger discusses record ESG ETF inflows, explains the increase in actively managed ETF launches, and looks at the spike in ETN closures.  ETF Trends’ Dave Nadig describes his attempt to redeem one share of the VelocityShares Daily 2X Short-Term ETN (TVIX), which was recently delisted.

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ETF State of the Union

Vanguard’s Rich Powers offers an ETF “State of the Union”, including perspective on how ETFs handled recent market volatility and the new ETF labeling proposal. ETF.com’s Lara Crigger explains the rise of the retail trader and highlights the top 20 ETFs held at Robinhood. ProShares’ Simeon Hyman discusses ETFs focused on online retail, pet care, and dividend growth.

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A Tour Around the World of ETFs

ETF.com’s Lara Crigger discusses recent developments with the United States Oil Fund (USO) and explains her reluctance to embrace a new proposal to relabel some ETFs.  Franklin Templeton’s David Mann offers his unique perspective on the Fed’s bond ETF buying program.  Bloomberg’s Eric Balchunas highlights 2020’s top ETF stories.

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2020’s ETF Stories: Gold, JETS, & More

It’s been a wild year in ETFs.  ETF.com’s Lara Crigger offers her “ETF story of the year” so far and highlights several other ETF stories flying under the radar.  SSGA’s George Milling-Stanley goes in-depth on gold and the record flows into physical gold ETFs.  U.S. Global’s Frank Holmes discusses the recent massive interest in the U.S. Global Jets ETF (JETS) and lays out the investment case for airlines.

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Crude Investment? Oil ETF in Focus

ETF.com’s Lara Crigger explains the recent events surrounding the United States Oil Fund (USO) and why investor education is paramount with futures-based products.  Avantis Investors’ Phil McInnis spotlights their suite of low cost, actively managed ETFs.  Reality Shares’ Eric Ervin discusses the role of alternative investments including the Reality Shares DIVCON Dividend Defender ETF (DFND) and cryptoassets such as bitcoin.

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