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A Bright New Day For Investing

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A Bright New Day For Investing

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Great Show!

By Bartow1211 - Jul 03 2019
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Really helpful information! These guys are a great resource. Will definitely be a listener again!

Great info!

By 01Jayhawk - Jul 03 2019
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These guys offer great insight and some entertainment value, as well. Keep it up!

iTunes Ratings

34 Ratings
Average Ratings
29
2
1
0
2

Great Show!

By Bartow1211 - Jul 03 2019
Read more
Really helpful information! These guys are a great resource. Will definitely be a listener again!

Great info!

By 01Jayhawk - Jul 03 2019
Read more
These guys offer great insight and some entertainment value, as well. Keep it up!
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ETF Prime

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A Bright New Day For Investing

Rank #1: How the “ETF Rule” Benefits Investors

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ETF.com’s Lara Crigger goes in-depth on the recently approved “ETF Rule”, explaining what it is and why it matters to investors.  DWS’ Luke Oliver discusses investing in China, including spotlighting several Xtrackers China-focused ETFs.  Teucrium’s Sal Gilbertie explains the investment rationale for agricultural commodity ETPs such as the Teucrium Corn Fund (CORN).

Oct 01 2019

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Rank #2: Vanguard’s Matt Jiannino Highlights New Suite of Factor ETFs

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Matt Jiannino, Head of Quantitative Equity Product Management at Vanguard, goes in-depth on their new suite of factor-based ETFs.  Nate & Jason explain “The Vanguard Effect” and discuss the possibility of zero or negative fee ETFs.

Mar 05 2018

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Rank #3: Bitwise’s Matt Hougan Talks Crypto Innovation, ETFs

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Matt Hougan, Global Head of Research at Bitwise and ETF industry veteran, discusses innovation in cryptoassets and the prospects for a crypto ETF.  ETF.com’s Dave Nadig talks ETF innovation, highlighting some of his favorite new launches in 2018 and emphasizing the importance of ETF due diligence.  Nate & Conor recap the recent market action.

Dec 11 2018

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Rank #4: Evaluating ETFs: There’s More Than Just Fees

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While fees are important, there are other considerations when selecting ETFs.  D.J. Tierney, Managing Director & Sr. Client Portfolio Strategist at Charles Schwab Investment Management, explains what he believes are critical factors when evaluating the universe of ETFs.  ETF.com’s Sumit Roy goes in-depth on an often overlooked aspect of ETF due diligence – trading spreads.  Premise Capital’s Jacob Hutchinson spotlights their Frontier Advantage Diversified Tactical ETF (TCTL).

Feb 12 2019

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Rank #5: Rating ETFs: Pros, Cons, & Challenges For the Industry

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Nate, Conor, & Jason debate whether standardized ETF ratings are needed and highlight several rating options currently available to investors.  ETF.com’s Lara Crigger goes in-depth on marijuana ETFs.  Ben Phillips, CIO at EventShares, spotlights the U.S. Policy Alpha ETF (PLCY).

Apr 30 2018

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Rank #6: Bloomberg’s Eric Balchunas Talks ETF Flows, Fields Rapid-Fire ETF Questions

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Eric Balchunas, Senior ETF Analyst at Bloomberg, talks ETF flows and fields questions on everything from “smart beta” to marijuana ETFs.  ETF.com’s Dave Nadig explains the similarities and differences between ETNs and ETFs.  Jillian DelSignore, Head of ETF Distribution with J.P. Morgan’s Asset Management business, discusses their rapid ETF growth and diverse ETF lineup.

Sep 17 2018

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Rank #7: ETFs in Focus: Real Estate, Marijuana, & Artificial Intelligence

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ETF.com’s Lara Crigger discusses innovation in real estate ETFs, one of 2019’s best performing ETF segments.  ETFMG’s Sam Masucci spotlights the ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (MJ) and the ETFMG Prime Mobile Payments ETF (IPAY)EquBot’s Art Amador explains their artificial intelligence-powered ETFs and the threat AI poses to traditional active managers.

Sep 24 2019

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Rank #8: Best of The ETF Store Show

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Three of the hottest themes in ETFs this year are blockchain, marijuana, and artificial intelligence.  We revisit several conversations with key players in each of these areas including Amplify’s Christian Magoon, AdvisorShares’ Dan Ahrens, Level ETF Ventures’ Kris Monaco, and EquBot’s Art Amador.

Apr 02 2018

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Rank #9: Best of ETF Prime

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We revisit conversations with ETF.com’s Dave Nadig, Innovator ETFs’ Bruce Bond, and J.P. Morgan’s Jill DelSignore.

Mar 26 2019

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Rank #10: Bond ETFs & Liquidity: Fact vs Fiction

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ETF.com’s Dave Nadig dispels several bond ETF myths and explains how ETFs would function during a bond market crash.  Kevin Carter, Founder of EMQQ, spotlights the Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce ETF.  Nate & Conor discuss surprising characteristics of ETF-owning households.

May 14 2018

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Rank #11: Fidelity Goes to Zero

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Fidelity recently made a splash by offering the first-ever free index funds.  ETF.com’s Dave Nadig discusses the impact for both investors and fund companies.  Todd Rosenbluth, Director of ETF & Mutual Fund Research at CFRA, also offers perspective on Fidelity’s move, but explains why underlying ETF holdings matter much more than fees.  Gerry O’Reilly, Principal & Portfolio Manager at Vanguard, provides a behind-the-scenes look at managing over $1 trillion in index funds.

Aug 13 2018

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Rank #12: Midyear ETF Check-in

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CFRA’s Todd Rosenbluth and ETF.com’s Dave Nadig recap ETFs so far in 2019 and look ahead to the remainder of the year.  Direxion’s Dave Mazza spotlights their suite of Relative Weight ETFs.

Jul 02 2019

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Rank #13: Stocks Soaring, But Bond ETFs Shining

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With the S&P 500 enjoying its best start to a year since 1987, bond ETFs have somewhat surprisingly drawn investor interest.  BlackRock’s Karen Schenone helps make sense of the outsized bond ETF flows and also discusses factor-focused and ESG bond ETFs.  ETF.com’s Dave Nadig offers perspective on Morningstar’s annual fund fee study.  Distillate Capital’s Tom Cole spotlights their U.S. Fundamental Stability & Value ETF (DSTL).

May 07 2019

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Rank #14: Playing Defense with ETFs

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ETF.com’s Dave Nadig highlights several ETFs that can help hedge against stock market risk, while still offering some exposure to the upside.  Nate & Conor discuss the performance of financial markets so far this year.  Steven Schoenfeld, Founder & CIO of BlueStar Indexes, talks ETF growth and innovation, bitcoin ETFs, the Israeli ETF market, and more.

Oct 09 2018

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Rank #15: Can Value Investing Stage a Comeback?

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Some are proclaiming the death of value investing.  Acquirers Funds’ Tobias Carlisle explains why value investing is primed for a comeback and how his recently launched deep value ETF can take advantage.  ETF.com’s Drew Voros discusses the rush of investor dollars into low volatility ETFs.  Whitford Asset Management’s Dom Catrambone spotlights the Volshares Large Cap ETF (VSL).

Jun 18 2019

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Rank #16: Back to the Future: Currency Hedged ETFs

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With the U.S. dollar surging over the past two years, ETF.com’s Lara Crigger discusses whether once popular currency hedged ETFs can stage a comeback.  U.S. Global Investors’ Frank Holmes goes in-depth on cryptocurrencies and gold.  AAM’s Lance McGray spotlights their S&P 500 High Dividend Value ETF (SPDV).

Jun 04 2019

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Rank #17: Smart Beta ETFs: Useful Tools or Smart Marketing?

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ETF.com’s Dave Nadig goes in-depth on smart beta ETFs including how to sort through the growing number of options and using them in a portfolio.  David Varadi, Co-Founder & Portfolio Manager for QuantX Funds, offers his views on the limitations of buy-and-hold investing and spotlights several QuantX ETFs.  Nate & Conor discuss four key factors BlackRock sees driving ETF growth.

Jun 04 2018

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Rank #18: Best of ETF Prime

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We revisit conversations with Charles Schwab’s D.J. Tierney, iShares’ Daniel Prince, and ETF.com’s Dave Nadig.

May 28 2018

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Rank #19: Can iShares Evolve Sector Classifications?

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Chris Dhanraj, Head of U.S. iShares Investment Strategy, recaps the upcoming GICS sector reclassifications and explains how iShares’ new suite of Evolved Sector ETFs seeks to stay ahead of the curve.  ETF.com’s Drew Voros highlights the best and worst performing ETFs so far in 2018.  Chris Buck, Head of Capital Markets & Sales at ROBO Global, spotlights the ROBO Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF (ROBO).

Jul 23 2018

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Rank #20: Alpha Architect’s Wes Gray on Closet Indexing, Factor Investing

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Alpha Architect’s Wes Gray explains the issue of closet indexing and offers perspective on how investors should approach factor-focused ETFs.  ETF.com’s Dave Nadig discusses ETF flows, the best and worst performing ETFs, and recent ETF launches.  Trim Tabs’ Janet Johnston spotlights their All Cap U.S. Free-Cash-Flow ETF (TTAC).

Apr 16 2019

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