Here’s a shout-out to all my fellow financial advisors: ETF Trends and Investment News have teamed up to present the first virtual event aimed at financial advisors to focus solely on exchange traded funds (ETFs). Some of the biggest names in the ETF industry will be hosting seminars aimed at helping advisors understand and use ETFs to their fullest potential.

Bill Gross, the managing director and co-chief investment officer at PIMCO, will be the keynote speaker. He’ll address the growing popularity of ETFs and the trends he sees developing. “Investors are increasingly seeking vehicles with a high degree of transparency and liquidity,” Gross says.

Along with Gross, top executives and the largest names in the ETF industry are on board with this exciting event, including:

  • State Street Global Advisors
  • iShares
  • Vanguard
  • ProFund Advisors
  • Claymore
  • Standard & Poor’s
  • Morningstar
  • WisdomTree
  • PowerShares
  • Direxion
  • United States Commodity Funds

The event will also feature sessions on:

  • Getting Started With ETFs
  • Building Client Portfolios With ETFs
  • The Future of ETFs
  • How ETFs Have Changed Modern Portfolio Theory

Don’t miss this opportunity! Registration is open to financial advisors only. The conference will be held on Dec. 2. To register for this special event today, click here.

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