Comment: Futures trading costs are rising

ETFs becoming lower-cost alternatives, says BlackRock’s Rachel Lord

US regulator probes ETF pricing

NY Fed fears unit prices might not always reflect underlying asset values

Second time lucky in biotech

Using funds rather than picking stocks has improved my returns

SSgA cutting fees for more ETFs

Latest reductions follow earlier round affecting 15 funds

Goldman taking alternatives route to ETF launch

First rollouts to track hedge funds, smart beta indices

Hefty capital gains denting ETFs’ low-tax reputation

Sizable payouts in store for some small cap, international strategies

Betterment: ambitions of a robo adviser

Tech-savvy investment start-up aims to take business from rivals

Deutsche’s ETF spending spree paying dividends in US

Robust flows make for ‘breakthrough year’

Irish bourse paves the way for active ETF launches

Providers sizing up rollouts following new transparency requirements

Baillie Gifford: Passive funds could ‘damage the economy’

Andrew Telfer rails against UK pension proposals