Eaton Vance struggling to sell brokers on NextShares

Nontransparent ETPs entail new costs, system tweaks for distributors

BlackRock, SSgA push beyond ETFs for asset allocation

Mutual funds targeted to growing model portfolios market

BlackRock rises to defence of securities lending

New paper responds to critics in top echelon of US regulators

Invesco on smart beta hiring spree

Aggressive growth targets for new staff including investments head

WisdomTree downplays concerns over concentration risk

Currency-hedged funds continue to dominate sales

ETFs escalate smart beta battle for active assets

iShares latest to launch ‘multi-factor’ suite targeting core allocations

SSgA promises no major changes with new CEO

Expect tweaks, not overhauls, after O’Hanley takes over

Deutsche AWM dissolving target-date ETFs

Retirement suite struggled to compete with US giants

Schwab’s robo adviser runs on smart beta

New platform diverges from rivals in alternatively weighted ETF allocations

Vanguard looking to license its cost-cutting ETF patent

USAA in negotiations to use coveted mutual fund cloning methodology

Study blames BlackRock for higher air fares

Research finds funds’ intra-industry concentrations lead to overpricing

Eaton Vance’s new NextShares underprice mutual funds

Nontransparent active ETPs will compete on fees

US’s Highland packs pipeline with ETFs

Hedge fund firm’s new platform targets retail market

US’s Victory signs up for Eaton Vance’s NextShares

Four firms now in line to launch nontransparent active ETPs

Janus active ETFs cleared for launch

Rollout run by Bill Gross among those planned

Battle for ETF brains intensifies

Industry talent at a premium in US’s fast-growing market

WisdomTree, Deutsche putting strong dollar to work

Currency-hedging products drawing heavy flows

Do-it-yourselfers don’t know what to do with ETFs

Fidelity/BlackRock survey finds low penetration beyond adviser business

US regulator calls fears over leveraged ETFs ‘baseless’

SEC commissioner points to Fed research doubting volatility concerns

Research Affiliates shutters indices used by PowerShares

Nine smart beta ETFs switch to Russell benchmarks