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  • ETF Performance Report: October Tricks and Treats

    October 31st at 3:11pm by Tom Lydon

    After a broad correction at the start of the month, the equities market and stock exchange traded funds have pared earlier losses and is finishing out October with a bang. Over the past month, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.9%, the Nasdaq Composite increased 3.1% and he S&P 500...

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  • Japan ETFs Find Double Support From BOJ, Pension Fund

    October 31st at 2:13pm by Max Chen

    Japanese stocks and exchange traded funds reached new highs Friday, hitting a double bingo, as the world's largest pension fund shifts into Japanese equities and the Bank of japan unexpectedly increased monetary stimulus. Japan hedged-equity strategies, which hedge against a depreciating...

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  • ARK Investment Adds Genomics, Innovation ETFs

    October 31st at 1:43pm by Tom Lydon

    ARK Investment Management, the New York-based money manager that recently entered the exchange traded funds arena, expanded its lineup of unique actively managed ETFs Friday with the debut of two new funds. The ARK Genomic Revolution Multi-Sector Fund (NYSEArca: ARKG) is ARK’s spin on a health...

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  • Another Day at the Office for Gold Miners ETFs

    October 31st at 12:40pm by Todd Shriber

    Friday is proving to be just another day at the office for gold miners exchange traded funds and that is not a good thing. On a day when U.S. stocks are again soaring, these equity-based ETFs are getting drubbed because, well, gold is getting drubbed. The SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca: GLD) is down...

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  • ETF Chart of the Day: Balling With Billionaires

    October 31st at 12:00pm by Paul Weisbruch, Street One Financial

    A fund that we have previously not covered that surfaced in August of this year is known as IBLN (Direxion iBillionaire Index ETF, Expense Ratio 0.65%). Direxion of course is well known and established on their suite of Daily leveraged products (Bull and Bear 3X) as well as a growing lineup (we...

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  • ALPS Introduces STOXX Europe 600 ETF

    October 31st at 11:32am by Tom Lydon

    It has been a trying year for several marquee European equity markets, but that has not stopped issuers of exchange traded funds from bringing new products focused on European stocks to market. ALPS introduced the ALPS STOXX Europe 600 ETF (NYSEArca: STXX) today. Index provider STOXX licensed...

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  • As Small-Caps Rebound, so Does a Familiar ETF

    October 31st at 11:00am by Todd Shriber

    Small-cap stocks have endured significant scrutiny this year and rightfully so. Even with an impressive rally that has seen the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEArca: IWM) jump nearly 10% off its Oct. 10 bottom, the largest small-cap ETF is still only up half a percent this year. That compares to a...

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  • ETF Boot Camp: Fulton on ETF Growth, Strategist Relationships

    October 31st at 10:30am by ETF Trends

    Elkhorn Investments CEO Ben Fulton joined Asset TV’s Evan Cooper at ETF Trends’ inaugural ETF Boot Camp in New York to discuss the rapid growth of the ETF industry and the ideas behind the creation of Elkhorn. Elkhorn is an independent investment solutions firm that designs, sponsors, and...

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