Sector Dividend Plays And Copper ETFs
April 19, 2012
Paul and Ugo discuss a new diversified GICS dividend ETF as well as the upcoming J.P. Morgan copper ETF.
High-Yield ETFs & BATS
April 05, 2012
Paul and Ugo discuss new launches in the high-yield ETF space as well as the changing exchange climate.
TVIX And Hedge Fund ETFs
March 30, 2012
Paul Baiocchi and Ugo Egbunike discuss what happened with TVIX, whether an 'ETF gate' is necessary and the launch of a new family of 'hedge fund' ETFs.
ETF Tracking Error And Stress Tests
March 15, 2012
Paul Baiocchi and Ugo Egbunike discuss Morgan Stanley's report on ETF tracking error and the aftereffect of stress test results on credit default swap rates–and what that means for ETNs.
Diamonds Are NOT An Investor's Best Friend
March 08, 2012
Paul and Ugo discuss the newest IndexIQ registration for a physically backed diamond ETF and the fee wars occurring within the sector ETF space.
Digging Into the Pimco Total Return ETF
March 01, 2012
Paul Baiocchi, Gene Koyfman and Ugo Egbunike discuss the new Pimco ETF, active management and the 'Bill Gross' effect.
New ETF Strategies And John Bogle
February 22, 2012
Paul Baiocchi, Gene Koyfman and Ugo Egbunike discuss Bogle's view on ETFs, Trim Tabs ETF and corporate bond ETFs.
Should The Volcker Rule Touch ETFs?
February 16, 2012
Paul Baiocchi and Ugo Egbunike discuss the Volcker Rule and high-yield ETFs.
Making Sense Of New ETF Launches
February 10, 2012
Paul Baiocchi and Ugo Egbunike discuss new fund launches and UNG's latest reverse split.
Socializing About The Social Media ETF
December 01, 2011
Paul Baiocchi joins Dave Nadig to talk about where theme funds go astray, and why SOCL might just be the exception.
Ins and Outs Of ETF Regulation
November 23, 2011
Dave Nadig and Matt Hougan play "what if" on the topic of ETF regulation.
Time For An ETF Taxation Quiz
November 08, 2011
Matt Hougan and Dave Nadig wade through the ETF tax swamp—while there’s still time to do something about it.
Volatility And The Future Of ETF Regulation
October 30, 2011
Dave Nadig and Matt Hougan run through October's volatile performance, call the winners and losers, and debate the future of ETF regulation.
Position Limits & ETF Counterparty Risk
September 25, 2011
ETF Analyst Paul Baoicchi joins Dave Nadig and Matt Hougan to talk about how new commodities position limits may lead to increased counterparty risk in ETFs.
Fact And Fiction In UBS Trading Scandal
September 20, 2011
Matt Hougan and Dave Nadig talk about UBS rogue trader Kweku Adoboli, the "Delta One" desk he worked on and how things probably went wrong.
IndexUniverse's Fun New Tools
September 13, 2011
Matt Hougan and Dave Nadig discuss new IndexUniverse tools, including one highlighting fund flows and the other measuring the impact of currency on returns. They also wonder who the recent rash of VIX and quant products are really for.
Plunging Markets And Other ETF Tales
August 10, 2011
Dave Nadig and Matt Hougan examine how well the ETF structure has performed at a time of great volatility in financial markets.
Gold Bugs And Beyond
August 01, 2011
Dave Nadig and Cory Banks talk all about gold, gold bugs and the enduring allure of the yellow metal.
Can Anyone Stop Vanguard?
July 05, 2011
Dave Nadig and Matt Hougan run through the winners and losers in the ETF space-race for the first half of 2011.
Bond ETF Discounts? Don't Blink
June 21, 2011
Dave Nadig and Matt Hougan look at the discount in high-yield bond ETFs, and analyze the wide swings in SPY's creations and redemptions.