Fixed-income strategies dominate actively managed ETFs

2019-12-20

Everett Collection Would Daniel Craig, here as James Bond in 2012, like that ETF shaken or stirred? After a series of industry and regulatory decisions in 2019, there’s been a lot of talk about “actively managed” exchange-traded funds, along with some speculation that investors are about to get lots moreRead More →

China regulators approve more STAR Market funds

2019-12-14

© Reuters. China regulators approve more STAR Market funds – Shanghai Securities News SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese regulators have recently approved four funds focused on China’s new Nasdaq-style STAR Market, the official Shanghai Securities News reported on Saturday, as fund managers seek to capitalize on China’s push to nurture home-grownRead More →

How to avoid 5 common retirement money mistakes

2019-11-23

Since launching my company’s investment advisory service for retirees, True Link Financial, my colleagues and I have spent a lot of time talking to people about their financial plans. Here are five of the most common mistakes we’ve seen and how retirees can avoid them:  Mistake No. 1: Thinking youRead More →

Jim Chanos on Tesla: ‘We are still bears’

2019-11-21

A rumor that famed short seller Jim Chanos of Kynikos Associates has covered his shorts on Tesla Inc. is greatly exaggerated. It is, in fact, plain wrong. In an hour-long interview aired Thursday with folks at Hedgeye Risk Management (here’s the webcast), Chanos dispelled the rumor: ‘Tesla is and remainsRead More →

Here’s the right way to trade ETFs

2019-10-24

iStockPhoto You don’t have to be this guy. Just one simple trading tactic can help you buy and sell ETFs. What’s the best way to trade an ETF? That’s not a question about growth versus momentum stocks or the best fund manager. There are a few distinct methods for buyingRead More →

Is it time for ETFs to get active?

2019-10-22

Getty Images Active investing vs. passive: tastes great, less filling? If you’ve ever used a Groupon, toggled between Expedia and Kayak and Travelocity, or waited until Prime Day to do your shopping, the current state of affairs in financial services may sound familiar. Like consumers of all types, investors areRead More →