After three decades of helping investors make more informed decisions and providing index-based access to diversification, liquidity, and inflation protection – what’s next for this index icon?
Should European investors be looking beyond large-cap U.S. equities for core exposure? S&P DJI’s Tim Edwards and State Street Global Advisors’ Rebecca Chesworth explore the case for U.S. mid-caps through broad and tactical sector exposures.
S&P DJI’s Tim Edwards explores how financial advisors can use index data, human behavior, and SPIVA® results to inform allocations and better understand assumptions about active fund performance.
Why are the market environments most conducive to generating positive absolute returns the least conducive to producing positive relative returns? Explore the active manager’s conundrum with S&P DJI’s Craig Lazzara and Anu Ganti.
A short week ahead due to yesterday’s President’s Day Holiday. Treasuries gained today as the Empire Manufacturing report released today was a 4.48. The survey of manufacturing executives was bearish when compared to the expected number of 8.5 and its prior number of 12.51. February’s home builder’s sentiment was also lower as the National Association…
Picking the right ETF among the hundreds that are currently available is certainly a formidable task for many investors – one that has been made more difficult by iShares recent announcement that it is removing index names from a number of its ETFs. Why should this raise concerns for investors and for the financial industry…