ETF Resumé

WDTITicker Symbol

Managed Futures WisdomtreeFund

  • Rethinking Bond ETFs: Unbundle and Rebuild

    07-26-2016 08:00 AM by Corey Hoffstein, Newfound Research

    By Corey Hoffstein With the benefit of hindsight, there have been few investments as attractive as core U.S. fixed income over the last 30 years. Capital preservation, income, diversification, and even hedging volatility: was there anything fixed income did not provide? Wit...

    Read more

  • Alternative Investment ETFs Can Stabilize Portfolios

    01-21-2016 07:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    U.S. equities experienced their worst start to a new year, and the poor performance may have pushed some investors to consider alternative investments and related exchange traded funds that could provide more stable returns in volatile conditions. Potential investors should be...

    Read more

  • Alternative Investments, ETFs Are Increasingly Popular

    07-01-2015 10:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Institutional investors and hedge funds are expected to significantly raise their allocation to alternative investment strategies ahead. With exchange traded funds, any investor can access alts strategies as well. According to PwC, the alternative investment industry is expect...

    Read more

  • Hedge Market Risks with Alternative Investments, ETFs

    03-31-2015 10:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    After the recent swing in the equities market, more anxious investors may consider alternative investments and exchange traded funds to help even out an investment portfolio. Alternative investments provide exposure to assets with little or no correlation to traditional stocks...

    Read more

  • Alternative ETFs to Hedge Equity Risks

    01-26-2015 09:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Many are familiar with traditional beta-index exchange traded funds that passively track prominent benchmark indices. However, as the industry continues to expand, retail investors can now track alternative investment styles and even tap into strategies previously limited to larg...

    Read more

  • Alternatives ETF in the Early Stages of Growth

    01-06-2015 09:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    With markets hovering around all-time highs, alternative exchange traded funds that help diversify risk and volatility could begin to attract more attention, but market observers require more education. "Should the average investor have exposure to alternative investments? Yes...

    Read more

  • Liquid Alternative ETFs for a Changing Investment Landscape

    10-13-2014 03:04 PM by Tom Lydon

    Instead of relying on the traditional 60/40 equity and fixed-income split, investors should consider diversifying a portion of their investments with alternative exchange traded fund strategies to diminish portfolio volatility. The old 60-40 stock-bond paradigm is unlikely to ...

    Read more

  • Generate Low Risk-Adjusted Returns with Alt ETFs

    06-03-2014 03:03 PM by Max Chen

    Questioning how much more equities can rise before a significant correction, some investors are turning to alternative exchange traded fund strategies in an attempt to manage volatility. So-called alternative or liquid alt funds that track long/short and market-neutral strateg...

    Read more

  • Active ETFs to Branch Into Alternative Strategies

    01-03-2014 02:24 PM by Tom Lydon

    In the relatively new exchange traded fund industry, the nascent actively managed ETF space is just beginning to expand, and investors should expect more options as money managers try to edge into mutual fund territory with a cheaper investment wrapper. Investors will see more...

    Read more

  • Control Portfolio Risk with Managed Futures ETFs

    11-20-2013 03:49 PM by Tom Lydon

    Investors are beginning to understand the risks in the markets. Consequently, more are considering alternative investment strategies, like managed futures exchange traded funds, to help diminish risk exposure and enhance risk-adjusted returns. Managed futures cover a range of ...

    Read more

  • Manage Risk and Diversify with Alternative ETFs

    02-27-2013 12:10 PM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded funds have helped democratize exposure to the markets, allowing retail investors to manage risk and improve diversification through alternative exchange traded fund strategies. Specifically, individual portfolios are beginning fill up with alternative asset cla...

    Read more

  • Hedge Fund ETFs Not a Big Hit Yet

    05-25-2012 10:24 AM by John Spence

    Exchange traded funds that seek to replicate strategies used by hedge funds remain a small part of the business although two ETFs in the category have each gathered $200 million in assets. The largest hedge fund ETFs are WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund (NYSEArca: WDTI...

    Read more

  • Global X Seeks to Launch Four Hedge Fund ETFs

    03-28-2012 07:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Global X, a provider known for its niche exchange traded fund products, has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to add four specialized ETFs that seek to provide investors exposure to hedge-fund and other money manager strategies. According to a regulatory filing...

    Read more

  • Hedge Fund ETFs

    03-19-2012 09:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Investing in hedge funds has been a huge fad with high-net-worth individuals and institutions. Now exchange traded funds are trying to replicate hedge-fund strategies in index-based portfolios. "Sounds good, but alas, government regulations restrict hedge fund managers to acc...

    Read more

  • ETF Spotlight: WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund (WDTI)

    10-16-2011 07:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    ETF Spotlight on WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund (NYSEArca: WDTI), part of an ongoing series. Assets: $223.4 million. Objective: The WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund tries to deliver positive total returns in rising or falling markets. It is also designed ...

    Read more

  • ETF Spotlight: WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy (WDTI)

    07-27-2011 09:45 AM by Tom Lydon

    ETF Spotlight on WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund (NYSEArca: WDTI), part of an ongoing series. Assets: $209.79 million. Objective: The WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund tries to deliver positive total returns in rising or falling markets. It is also designed ...

    Read more

  • First Aluminum ETF Makes Debut

    01-05-2011 11:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    It's not a physically-backed product, but the industry's first aluminum exchange traded fund (ETF) should still hold a lot of appeal to investors who want exposure to the metal's producers. Global X Aluminum (NYSEArca: ALUM) tracks a basket of aluminum producers and miners, th...

    Read more