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The Great Quant Makeover: The Rise of the Quants and How Some Successful Discretionary Managers are Responding

The following is a guest article written by Estimize Founder and CEO Leigh Drogen. This is the second of a three-part series examining the rise of quantitative investing and how ...

US Passive Assets To Surpass Active By 2024

Net inflows to US long-only equity mutual funds after a long string of weekly net outflows was touted as good news for active managers, but the overall picture remains bleak. ...

Gavekal Closes Emerging Markets ETF

After struggling to attract assets, Gavekal Capital, the money management affiliate of Gavekal Research, announced plans to close the Gavekal Knowledge Leaders Emerging Markets ETF (KLEM) “based on low investor ...

BCA Research Launches ETF Research Product

BCA Research, a leading macro research provider, continued its product expansion beyond macro as it introduced a new service that analyzes ETFs and links BCA’s macro strategies to model ETF ...

CBOE Launches Second Social Media Index From Social Market Analytics

Five months after launching its first social media index, Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) launched another index based on metrics from Social Market Analytics (SMA), an alternative data research firm ...

Casey Quirk Foresees Radical Change For Asset Management Industry

Asset managers face headwinds which will result in lower future revenue growth and lower margins, according to a new white paper from money management consulting firm Casey Quirk by Deloitte.  ...

Moody’s Goes Negative On Asset Management Outlook

Moody’s Investors Services issued a negative outlook on the asset management industry because of rising passive products and lower fees. Moody’s changed its outlook for asset managers from stable to ...

Social Market Analytics Licenses Twitter Sentiment Data To CBOE

Social Market Analytics (SMA), an alternative data research firm which generates real-time sentiment data from social media, partnered with the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) to develop a series of ...
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TrimTabs Protests Its Ouster As ETF Sub-Advisor

TrimTabs Asset Management, an affiliate of independent research firm TrimTabs Investment Research, issued a press release protesting AdvisorShares’ decision to replace it as sub-advisor for the AdvisorShares TrimTabs Float Shrink ...

Global Asset Flows Slow in 2015

According to a new report published by Morningstar, a Chicago-based investment research, data and analytics firm, worldwide asset flows into mutual fund and exchange traded products slowed more than 30% ...