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Bitcoin ETFs, Direct Indexing, & ESG
ETF Trends’ Lara Crigger examines various theories on why the SEC is delaying bitcoin ETF approval and offers a brief update on the space. OpenInvest’s Jake Raden discusses the merits of direct indexing and an ESG approach to investing. HoneyTree’s Liz Simmie explains the importance of integrating ESG data into the investment process and highlights the Canadian ETF landscape.
State Street’s Matt Bartolini on Sector ETFs, Business Cycle
State Street’s Matt Bartolini goes in-depth on what’s driving the divergence in sector ETF flows and performance. ETF.com’s Drew Voros discusses what’s next for ARK ETFs, along with ETFs covering blockchain, SPACs, and marijuana. Rayliant’s Jason Hsu spotlights their Quantamental China Equity ETF (RAYC) and outlines the investment case for China.
Jim Atkinson on Making History with First Mutual Fund to ETF Conversion
Guinness Atkinson’s Jim Atkinson offers a behind-the-scenes look at the first-ever mutual fund to ETF conversion and explains the potential impact on the asset management industry. ETF Stream’s Tom Eckett discusses the European ETF landscape including ESG, bitcoin, thematics, and the non-transparent structure. Horizon Kinetics’ James Davolos spotlights their Inflation Beneficiaries ETF (INFL), a top-five ETF launch this year.
Timber ETFs, Emerging Markets, & Risk Parity
ETF.com's Drew Voros discusses the year's best performing ETF, ARK's recent struggles, and timber ETFs. WisdomTree's Jeremy Schwartz lays out the investment case for emerging markets and the Emerging Markets ex-State-Owned Enterprises ETF (XSOE). Evoke Advisors' Damien Bisserier spotlights the RPAR Risk Parity ETF (RPAR).
Impact of Delaying Bitcoin ETF Approval
ETF.com’s Sumit Roy explains the impact of the SEC delaying bitcoin ETF approval and why fund companies are lining-up to launch the product. HANetf’s Hector McNeil discusses the European ETF landscape, which includes crypto ETPs. Osprey Funds’ Greg King spotlights their Bitcoin Trust and recently launched Polkadot Trust.
ETF.com Awards, Best ETF Trading Practices, & Trend Following
ETF.com’s Drew Voros offers highlights from their 8th Annual ETF Awards. Vanguard’s Janel Jackson discusses best ETF trading practices and spotlights the recently launched Vanguard Ultra-Short Bond ETF (VUSB). Euclid Investment Advisory’s John Creekmur and Karl Ashley explain the investment approach behind the Euclid Capital Growth ETF (EUCG), which utilizes trend-following.
Great podcast for advisors, investors, and ETF professionals
I enjoy the breadth of coverage and honest takes from Nate and guests (especially ETF.com team) offered by this podcast - it’s a must listen for me every week.
Relevant ETF Industry Overview
Nate and Co. as hosts cover all topics related to exchange traded funds with very timely content each week. Lots of knowledgeable guests and industry experts; it’s great to see the collaboration within the ETF industry. The 90’s musical interludes are much appreciated as well.
These guys offer great insight and some entertainment value, as well. Keep it up!