Wealth Adviser first ran its awards for the wealth management industry back in 2013. The principal concern six years ago was that the cost of managing assets had risen faster than the growth in income. It sounds as familiar today, but the result has been consolidation and innovation in the wealth industry. Be part of the celebration of the success of the wealth management industry by taking part in this year's survey to identify the best wealth managers and service providers – including trust companies, law and accounting firms – in a range of categories covering the entire wealth management space.
New research from the global association of regulated funds, the Investment Company Institute, compiled by Dr Rochelle L Antoniewicz, senior director, industry and financial analysis, reveals new insights into the worldwide ETF industry.
Speaking at the recent Inside ETFs conference in London, Fran Rodilosso, head of fixed income ETF Portfolio Management, VanEck, was part of a panel discussing fixed income and the challenges ahead, including rising rates, liquidity and more.
Friday saw the formal reclassification of some of the most powerful US technology and telecoms companies as the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) framework sees the technology sector lose many of its biggest players to a new communications services sector.
Notable launches this week saw Danish investors given access to a domestic ETF investment opportunity with the launch of the the Xact OMXC25 ETF, the first exchange traded fund on Nasdaq Copenhagen. Elsewhere, AdvisorShares and ARK Investment Management launched tech-focused funds, while DWS debuted two thematic Xtrackers ETFs and Pimco launched a Global Short Maturity fund for Canadian investors…