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Passive perspective: Signs of progress for fixed income ETFs

With currency-hedged share classes and a raft of new, cheap offerings, exchange-traded bond funds may soon come into their own

Why are fixed income ETFs so far behind equities?

Less choice, smaller assets, little innovation. Why do fixed income passives lag their equities counterparts so badly?

The five best equities ETFs markets to choose for 2018

The bull market still looks intact, so here’s a guide for low-cost passive investors to invest in 2018

Home (or away) alone: How to use single country ETFs

If you are besotted by a particular economy, it's worth looking at single country funds

Hard knocks do not dent ETFs’ enduring reliability

These low-cost passive funds have survived the tech bubble and the financial crisis. If boom turns to bust in the near future, they look well placed to benefit from active outflow

Four big predictions for ETFs in 2018

More growth seems certain. But what else will we see in passive investing next year?

Are ETFs a harbinger of doom for the markets?

ETFs are in the dock accused of several crimes; but the evidence doesn’t stand up

Active ETFs grow but transparency questions loom

Wrapping an active strategy in an ETF sounds like a good idea; but how transparent should Active ETFs be?

Sector ETFs: Jury's out on latest tactical allocation tool

We ask whether the investment case is as straightforward as the asset-raising potential in the latest wave of passive product innovation.

Gold passive funds reap rewards as spot price soars

Even in a risk on market, the traditional safe haven is doing well. So what are the best passive routes if you want in?

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9 Comments Play AJ Bell CEO: there will be six more months of replatforming pain

AJ Bell CEO: there will be six more months of replatforming pain

IFAs will have to endure another half year of replatforming trouble by provider-owned platforms, Andy Bell has said.

2 Comments Play Asset managers: 'There is going to be a distribution revolution'

Asset managers: 'There is going to be a distribution revolution'

In footage not used in our original CEO tapes videos, five CEOs discuss how distribution will change in the future. Will 'distribution' be revolutionised by technology the same way that Spotify changed music or the Kindle changed publishing?

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Adviser profile: Simon Lister and Craig McClurg of ML Financial Associates

Adviser profile: Simon Lister and Craig McClurg of ML Financial Associates

For Simon Lister and Craig McClurg, setting up ML Financial Associates was an easy decision because of their unbreakable bond.