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Are ETFs Trackers that Fintech can turn into Trucks with No Breaks?

Are ETFs Trackers that Fintech can turn into Trucks with No Breaks?

by September 8, 2016 at 2:00 am 2 comments

Could the next financial crisis come from the over $3trillion ETF and index market? Could the trend – heavy use of ETFs – lead into the next structured product debacle? Are these trackers, prone to becoming dangerous trucks with no breaks, ready to collide in the next unexpected turn ofRead More

Platform Traded Funds (PTFs): the Next Innovation?

Platform Traded Funds (PTFs): the Next Innovation?

by August 4, 2016 at 1:00 am 1 comment

The wealth management industry is behind the digital curve compared to other parts of financial services. There aren’t any noteworthy innovations in financial assets subsequent to the subprime crisis, which tainted structured products. ETFs are most certainly the only one item that has scaled and gained broad acceptance, especially inRead More

A Doozy of a Risk Factor Within the Winklevoss ETF

A Doozy of a Risk Factor Within the Winklevoss ETF

by July 3, 2013 at 12:40 pm 0 comments

The Winklevoss twins, arguably the world’s most ardent bitcoin-ers (and “one” of our 44 Innovators to Watch), this week kicked off an IPO process for a bitcoin investment fund. The proposed fund, however, is missing a key component: a pricing exchange. Without an exchange, the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust is likeRead More