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"White Label" ETF Platform Launched by Co-Founders of ETF Securities and Boost

ETF entrepreneurs Hector McNeil and Nik Bienkowksi look to disrupt the European ETF market with the launch of Europe’s first “white label” UCITS ETF platform.

U.S. Listed ETF Inflows Up $27 Bln in July

U.S. listed exchange traded funds (ETFs) continued their meteoric rise in July with inflows rising another $27 billion from June’s already lofty levels.

Horizon and ULTUMUS Partnership Set to Help Buy-Side

The new deal will improve ETF trading efficiencies and result in traders having a single point for analyzing and executing ETF trades.

ETF Inflows, Equity and Fixed Income, Off to Best Start in History

ETF inflows, according to State Street Global Advisors, are off to a phenomenal start. The firm reported that through the first six months of 2017, US-listed ETFs have amassed over $245 billion of inflows - the best start to a year in the ETF industry’s 24 years.

BlackRock to Transition Primary Listing Venue for 50 iShares ETFs

BlackRock will transition the primary listing venue for 50 iShares ETFs.

ETF Flows Continue Upward Trajectory; $100B Pace Seen in Q2

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) continue their meteoric rise and usage among investors and after just two months into the second quarter, ETF flows are on pace to top $100 billion for the third straight quarter, according to State Street Global research.

Bats ETF Implied Liquidity Feed Now Available on Money.Net

The Bats ETF Implied Liquidity Feed, which is the first of its kind, measures the implied liquidity of a fund using select data points, which includes information regarding the ETF’s underlying securities

Equity ETFs Top $20 Billion in Inflows for 6 Months

April showers failed to dampen investor spirits when it came to pouring cash into equity exchange traded funds (ETFs).

Bats Targets Transparency with Dedicated Data Feeds for U.S. Listed ETFs

The feed measures the implied liquidity of a fund using select data points, which includes information regarding the ETF’s underlying securities.

Fidelity Targets ETFs

Fidelity International is looking to launch more exchange-traded funds in the second half of this year after introducing its first European ETFs this month, and may eventually consider non-equity products.

RFQ Trading Unlocks Institutional ETF Growth

In this guest article, Tradeweb's Adam Gould talks about the introduction of disclosed, request-based trading and how it has helped expand ETF opportunities for investors.

ETF Market to Focus More on Distribution, Not Creation

The exchange traded fund market has turned a corner – moving away from new security creation to better distribution of existing products.

Equity ETF Inflows Hit $32.5 Billion in February

Against the backdrop of the S&P 500 Index up 3.7% in February and 5.6% year-to-date (as of 2/28/17), investors continued to turn to ETFs to increase their equity exposure, as $32.5 billion of net new assets flowed into equity ETFs during the month, according to the US ETF Flash Flows report from State Street Global Advisors.

U.S. Equity High Touch Commissions at 14 bps; ETFs Richer on Popularity

The cost to trade U.S. equities via people has held steady during the last year at 12 basis points while exchange traded funds (ETFs) , which are gaining in popularity and provide more stability, are getting more expensive to trade.

BCM Strategies Offered on HedgeCoVest and SMArt Xchange Platforms

This new sub-advisory relationship with HedgeCoVest will offer investment advisors access to BCM’s defensive-oriented growth strategies through www.hedgecovest.com or through www.smartx.us for Advent clients.