Beyond Bulls & Bears

ETFs, Volatility and a 30-Year Initiation!
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ETFs, Volatility and a 30-Year Initiation!

Our Head of EMEA ETF Capital Markets Jason Xavier explains the role of exchange-traded funds in enabling price discovery during these volatile times.

The Liquidity Story
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The Liquidity Story

When considering an investment, many regard liquidity to be a "must-have". As the subject remains a focus for investors in exchange-traded funds in particular, our Head of EMEA ETF Capital Markets, Jason Xavier, dives a little deeper into this topic. He explains how many investors might not be looking at the full picture when thinking about liquidity.

Global ETF Trends to Watch in 2020
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Global ETF Trends to Watch in 2020

Investors’ appetite across the globe for exchange-traded funds (ETFs) was strong in 2019 and shows little sign of slowing, according to Jason Xavier, our Head of EMEA ETF Capital Markets. He shares some of the themes and trends he sees ahead in 2020.

The Role of Active ETFs
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The Role of Active ETFs

Not all ETFs are passive. Our Jason Xavier explores the operation, trading and pricing of active ETFs.

Active ETFs: For Fixed Income Investors Who Don’t Want to Follow the Pack
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Active ETFs: For Fixed Income Investors Who Don’t Want to Follow the Pack

“At times of volatility, when momentum-driven movement of indices might present potential investment opportunities, active ETFs could provide access to investment management expertise combined with the attractive features of an ETF vehicle.” Jason Xavier, head of EMEA ETF Capital Markets

Bringing the Human Factor to Index Investing
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Bringing the Human Factor to Index Investing

The emergence of risk-factor investing and the evolution of traditional indexes have opened up fresh opportunities to bring a human touch to what has traditionally been considered the passive exchange-traded fund space. Dr. Chandra Seethamraju, director of systematic modeling, Franklin Templeton Solutions, details what he sees as a “smart” approach to investing in these vehicles.