Equity Markets Shrug Off Dow Losing Streak

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended an eight-day losing streak with a nice gain on Tuesday. Although this was its longest losing streak in six years, the overall decline was only 1.9%—hardly enough to make a dent. The sector, factor, and global ETFs treated it as a...

Liquid Alternatives ETFs

Liquid alternatives, often shortened to just “liquid alts,” is the name given to investments that can be sold at any time and fall outside the traditional categories of stocks, bonds, and cash. Breaking down the two words, “liquid” refers to investment vehicles that...

700 ETF Closures

Many things require regular pruning to remain healthy, and the U.S. ETF industry is no exception. Today (March 22, 2017) is the last day of trading for seven WisdomTree (WETF) ETFs. Their impending delisting and liquidation pushes the tally to 700 ETF closures. Much...