ETFs offer diversification and exposure to sectors with potential tax advantages and lower fees.
The ETF Show - Exploring Actively Managed ETFs and Thrivent's SMID Cap Strategy
Chad Miller, Senior Portfolio Manager at Thrivent, discusses the benefits of actively managed, semi-transparent ETFs and Thrivent's Small-Mid Cap ESG ETF. Gain insights into their unique process that capitalizes on stakeholder value and commitment to sustainability.
The ETF Show - First Smart Beta ETF Celebrates 20 Years
Chris Dahlin, Factor & Core Equity Strategist for Invesco discusses the Invesco S&P 500® Equal Weight ETF (RSP), the first Smart Beta ETF ever launched - on it’s 20th anniversary - including the thought process behind the fund’s origination, why it’s had staying power, and how it is still helping investors.
The ETF Show - Fund Focused On Fundamentals
Joel Hirsh, CFA, Co-CIO, Kovitz Investment Group Partners discusses the Kovitz Core Equity ETF (EQTY), built to be the core compounding vehicle in a portfolio, and how the fund’s focus on fundamentals might actually benefit from a higher rate environment.
The ETF Show - Floating Income + Tactical Sector Management
Sandra Testani, CFA, CAIA, Vice President, ETF Product and Strategy for American Century Investments discusses the newly launched Multisector Floating Income ETF (ticker: FUSI), which seeks to complement an investor's core bond holdings with current income, broad diversification, and the potential to mitigate the impact of rising rates.
The ETF Show - The Benefits of Mid-Caps In Recovery Markets
Todd Mathias, CFA, Vice President, Head of U.S. ETF Product Strategy & Development discusses the benefits of including mid-caps can play in a recession recovery market and Franklin Templeton’s Franklin U.S. Mid-Cap Multi-factor Index ETF, ticker FLQM.
The ETF Show - Option & Muni Bond Income Strategies
Jay Pestrichelli, CEO of ZEGA Financial, discusses the launch of their two single-stock, option income strategy ETFs, TSLY and OARK. And Goldman Sachs Asset Management Portfolio Manager, Alexa Gordon, introduces the newly launched, tax free income strategy, GS Community Municipal Bond ETF (GMUN).
The ETF Show - Accessing Smart Income And Alpha & Emerging Markets EX China Through ETFs
Darren Schuringa, CFA, CEO of ASYMmetric ETFs discusses the launch of ASYMmetric’s most recent Smart Income (MORE) and Smart Alpha (ZSPY) ETFs for investors looking for outsized returns with abated risk, and Anson Frericks, Co-founder & President of Strive Asset Management discusses the launch of their most recent ETF (STXE), allowing investors to access emerging market yields, while hedging against China risk.
The ETF Show - What's Driving Inflows & Preferred Securities
Philippe Bodereau, Portfolio Manager & Head of Credit Research Europe for PIMCO discusses the advantages of preferred securities and PIMCO’s ETF (PRFD). Douglas Yones, Head of Exchange Traded Products at The New York Stock Exchange discusses ETF trends to look out for in 2023 and the advantages of bringing ETF trading back to the most famous trading floor in the world.
The ETF Show - 2023 ETF Outlook & Precious Metals
James Seyffart, CFA, CAIA, ETF Research Analyst for Bloomberg Intelligence shares a recap of ETF trends in 2022 and what to expect in 2023, followed by Ed Coyne, Senior Managing Director of Global Sales for Sprott doing the same for precious metals related to the energy transition.
The ETF Show - Strategies for Hedging Inflation
Nick Elward, ETF head of strategy at Natixis, shares the top concerns he is hearing from investors and why concentrated equity strategies are in such high demand. Nick Cherney, Head of Exchange Traded Products at Janus Henderson Investors, also discusses CLOs and other assets in demand for fighting inflation.
The ETF Show - $290 Billion Flows into U.S. ETFs in 1H of 2022
D.J. Tierney of Schwab Asset Management breaks down the strong flows into ETFs in the first half, sectors to watch, and expectations for the rest of the year. And as inflation remains historically high, Jeff Spiegel of BlackRock shares his outlook for agriculture and why infrastructure has been a bright spot in the market.
The ETF Show - Ways to Hedge Volatility
2022 has been very volatile so far with the war in Ukraine, rising interest rates, and elevated inflation. Jason Chen, Senior Research Analyst at DWS Group, discusses how some investors are using currency hedging to reduce volatility. Growth has underperformed in the rising rate environment, but Alger Portfolio Manager Amy Y. Zhang remains bullish on the mid-cap growth space.
The ETF Show - Remain Part-Goldfish, Part-Elephant During the Longterm Journey of Diversification Elements
Columbia Threadneedle Investments just launched its first semi-transparent ETF focused on a growing part of the technology industry. Head of Strategic Beta Marc Zeitoun, CFA explains the bull case for semiconductors and the many ways we use them in our day-to-day lives. State Street Global Advisors Head of SPDR Americas Research Matthew Bartolini, CFA also weighs in on why investors should still consider bonds despite their poor start to the year alongside equities.
The ETF Show - Commodities & Core Inflation-Fighting Assets
Inflation has reached the highest levels in four decades, and it could be here to stay, says VanEck Portfolio Manager and Head of Quantitative Investment Solutions David Schassler. He gives an overview of inflation-fighting assets, such as commodities and REITs, and the strategy behind the VanEck Inflation Allocation ETF, RAAX. Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Senior Vice President Ben Barber, CFA® also joins the show to share his outlook for the $4 trillion municipal bond market.
The ETF Show - New Digital Infrastructure & Rising Rate ETFs
Byte Index Founder Chas Cocke discusses the launch of BYTE and the many applications of digital infrastructure, which he says is kind of like real estate coupled with digital growth. FolioBeyond Global Head of Distribution George Lucaci also talks about a new ETF, RISR, that was built for the rising rate environment.