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ETF TV News Dimensional Fund Advisor entered the ETF industry last week launching its first ETFs

This is significant news for retail investors as the firms mutual funds have exclusively been available only to trained advisors.  The firm listed 2 ETFs last week, plans to list another ETF in December and is working to convert 6 mutual funds with approx. $20 billion in assets into ETFs…

SEC allows ETFs 200% leverage and derivatives transactions

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the derivatives risk management rule which is designed to provide a comprehensive approach to the regulation of funds’ use of derivatives   The new rule 18f-4, permits mutual funds (other than money market funds), exchange-traded funds (“ETFs”), registered closed-end funds, and business development…

Assets invested in ETFs and ETPs break $7 trillion milestone

Deborah Fuhr of ETFGI discusses with Dan Barnes the trends in the ETF industry based on ETFGI’s August research.  August marked the 15th month of net inflows.  ETFs and ETPs listed globally gathered net inflows of $55.18 billion taking year-to-date net inflows to $428 billion which is significantly higher than the US$272 billion gathered…

FIX EMEA Trading Conference: Standardisation of ESG key for investors

At the FIX EMEA conference this year, a better understanding of data for environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing will be a key theme, underpinned by the new disclosure reports and regulatory demands globally. In the latest ETF TV, Rebecca Healey, co-chair EMEA Regional Committee, FIX Trading Community, discusses how…