The Global ETF Awards, put on by, will take place this week on Thursday, April 26th in New York City.  The purpose of the awards is to recognize achievements in the ETF industry.  According to the press release, winners are selected from over 400 voting forms sent in from all over the world.  Some categories include Greatest Contribution to the ETF Industry, Most Innovative ETF and Most Proactive Exchange for ETF Derivatives.

A half-day workshop will include sessions designed to educate and facilitate discussions on issues ranging from trading strategies for investors to new product developments and global regulatory challenges.

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