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  1. Redwood launches 2 ETFs on NEO

    Advisor.ca - Finance 05.24 / 20:36 www.advisor.ca
    Aequitas NEO Exchange Inc. has announced that Redwood Asset Management Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Purpose Investments Inc., received final approval from NEO and Canadian securities regulators to launch a new series of ETFs. The following ETFs began trading today on NEO: Redwood Core Income Equity Fund and Redwood Tactical Asset Allocation Fund. Read:…
  2. Profiting From Both Sides Of Leveraged ETFs

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 18:28 seekingalpha.com
    In my last article on Seeking Alpha, Don't Fear Leveraged ETFs, Profit From Them, I explained how you can trade leveraged ETFs with a trend and profit and why holding the triple leveraged products longer term can lead to not just big losses but actual decay. However, there are times where the decay is meaningless as you are profiting more than you can with any other exchange listed stock. The reason we don't hold leveraged ETFs for the longer time frames is simply because nothing goes…
  3. Why And How To Trade The Soaring Euro With ETFs

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 18:28 seekingalpha.com
    The euro has been on a tear lately, being at a six-month high against the greenback in early May. In the last three months (as of May 22, 2017), CurrencyShares Euro ETF (NYSEARCA:FXE) was up about 6.4% while the greenback ETF PowerShares DB US Dollar Bullish ETF (NYSEARCA:UUP) lost about 4.4%. Inside the Euro Rally Several reasons are behind this rally. Below, we highlight a few and find if the rally has legs. Improving Eurozone Economy The eurozone saw a strong start to the year, thanks…
  4. Central Bank Of Egypt Raises Rates: ETFs In Focus

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 18:28 seekingalpha.com
    Egypt's central bank raised its interest rates on May 21, 2017, to curb the inflation problem faced by the country. Egypt's consumer prices rose 31.5% year over year in April 2017, the highest since June 1986. On a sequential basis, it rose from 30.9% in March 2017. The rise in inflation is mainly due to the recent surge in cost of production, after the central bank removed currency controls in November. Contrary to popular belief, the overnight deposit rate was raised by 200 basis points…
  5. How to Invest in ETFs: A Step-by-Step Guide

    Fool.com - Headlines 05.24 / 18:28 fool.com
    Find out what you need to know to invest with exchange-traded…
  6. Redwood Launches New ETF Series Of Connected Wealth Funds On NEO

    Mondovisione.com - Media 05.24 / 17:12 mondovisione.com
    Aequitas NEO Exchange Inc. (“NEO Exchange” or “NEO”) is pleased to announce that Redwood Asset Management Inc. (“Redwood”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Purpose Investments Inc. (“Purpose”), received final approval from NEO and Canadian securities regulators to launch a new series of ETFs. The following ETFs commenced trading today on NEO: RDE: Redwood Core Income Equity Fund RTA: Redwood Tactical Asset Allocation Fund “These…
  7. Aerospace And Defense ETFs Soar On U.S-Saudi Deal

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 16:32 seekingalpha.com
    President Trump's maiden international trip led to a rally in the aerospace and defense sector. Though Trump is under major political scrutiny back home for alleged links to Russia during his presidential campaign and for the abrupt ousting of former FBI director James Comey, the latest agreement shows that he is an exceptional deal maker. Though the President's multibillion dollar arms deal amounts to $350 billion over a period of 10 years, an agreement worth $110 billion is set to be…
  8. BBP: A Diversified Biotech ETF

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 16:32 seekingalpha.com
    While 2017 has been a pretty good year overall for biotechs - the two largest ETFs in the space, the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (NASDAQ:IBB) and the SPDR S&P Biotech ETF (NYSEARCA:XBI), are up 10% and 17%, respectively - it's tough to forget that both of these funds are still about 25% off of their 2015 highs. IBB, which is heavily influenced by the largest biotech names, has been impacted by 50% drops in Gilead (NASDAQ:GILD) and Biogen (NASDAQ:BIIB). XBI has a much more diversified…
  9. Best And Worst Q2'17: All Cap Growth ETFs And Mutual Funds

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 14:33 seekingalpha.com
    The All Cap Growth style ranks seventh out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in our Q2'17 Style Ratings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. Last quarter, the All Cap Growth style ranked seventh as well. It gets our Neutral rating, which is based on an aggregation of ratings of 13 ETFs and 499 mutual funds in the All Cap Growth style. See a recap of our Q1'17 Style Ratings here. Figures 1 and 2 show the five best and worst rated ETFs and mutual funds in the style. Not all All Cap Growth…
  10. ETFs And Stocks To Gain Height On Busy Air Summer Travel

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 14:33 seekingalpha.com
    Thanks to rising U.S. GDP, robust job gains, moderate wage growth, all-time high household net worth, and low airfares, a higher number of Americans are gearing up for more air travel. With just a few days left for the sunny season, the frenzy for trips during the holidays is really more this time than in many years. This is especially true as the report from the U.S. airlines group, Airlines for America (A4A), shows that air travel is expected to reach an all-time high this summer…
  11. Jupiter Merlin team 'very worried' about ETF liquidity

    Jupiter's Merlin team have warned investors to keep away from passive vehicles in the current investment environment, citing concerns about liquidity and overinflated…
  12. Bank Indonesia Leaves Rates Unchanged: ETFs In Focus

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 11:35 seekingalpha.com
    Indonesia's Central Bank left its key interest rate unchanged on Thursday, May 18, 2017, amid fears of a rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve in June. The bank cut its 7-day reverse repurchase rate six times last year by a total of 1.50% in order to induce growth. However, Bank Indonesia left it unchanged at 4.75%, the same level since October 2016. Moreover, it also kept the floor and ceiling of the overnight inter-bank money market rate unchanged. The deposit facility and lending…
  13. Malaysia Growth At 2-Year High: ETF In Focus

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 11:35 seekingalpha.com
    Malaysia's central bank has said that its GDP grew 5.6% year over year in the first quarter of 2017, compared with 4.5% in the fourth quarter of 2016. This is the highest rate of growth in two years, and Bank Negara Malaysia attributed it to higher domestic demand and better export prospects. Moreover, higher investments have improved the outlook for the economy, as private sector demand increased 8.2% year over year in the first quarter of 2017, per Bloomberg. Adding to this, on May 12,…
  14. What Makes These Europe ETFs Still Roaring?

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.24 / 11:35 seekingalpha.com
    The eurozone saw a strong start to the year, thanks to economic improvement and upbeat corporate earnings. The economy grew 0.5% sequentially in Q1 2017, meeting market expectations. The region also expanded faster than the U.S. in 2016 for the first time since 2008. As per the EU Economic and Financial Affairs Commissioner, GDP growth expectations for the 19-country bloc for 2017 ticked up to 1.7%, up from 1.6% forecast earlier. The growth forecast for 2018 was kept the same at 1.8%. In…
  15. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (SPY)

    Mideasttime.com - Finance 05.24 / 06:09 mideasttime.com
    SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE:SPY) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Traders acquired 171,120 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 102% compared to the typical volume of 84,627 call options. Separately, Credit Suisse Group AG reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of SPDR S&P…
  16. ETF responds to ‘person in crisis’ on College Street

    Citynews.ca - Ontario 05.23 / 23:49 www.citynews.ca
    Emergency Task Force (ETF) members attended a call for a “person in crisis” near the Kensington Market area on Monday. PERSON IN CRISISCollege St and Augusta Ave NB Augusta at OxfordCollege down to one lane each direction. @TTCnotices#909315 ^cb — Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) May 23, 2017 The incident occurred at College Street and Augusta Avenue …
  17. ETF responds to ‘person in crisis’ on College Street

    680news.com - Ontario 05.23 / 23:48 www.680news.com
    Emergency Task Force (ETF) members attended a call for a “person in crisis” near the Kensington Market area on Monday. PERSON IN CRISISCollege St and Augusta Ave NB Augusta at OxfordCollege down to one lane each direction. @TTCnotices#909315 ^cb — Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) May 23, 2017 The incident occurred at College Street and Augusta Avenue …
  18. Quick Take: Thoughts On JPMorgan's New Ultra-Short Income ETF

    Seeking Alpha - ETF 05.23 / 16:59 seekingalpha.com
    JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM) launched the JPMorgan Ultra-Short Income ETF (OTCPK:JPST) this past week, the newest in its lineup of around a dozen exchange-traded products. The fund looks to fill the gap between money market funds and short-term bonds by targeting fixed income securities with a duration of about three months to one year. The one thing about this fund that I like in the current economic environment is its focus on corporate instead of government issues. A one-year Treasury bill will…