The rise of market volatility during 2018 underlined a prevailing weakness among smaller exchange-traded funds: they are not very liquid. That raises their risks amid downturns.
Exchange-traded funds have enjoyed tremendous demand, but as market volatility continues some of these instruments could find their liquidity being tested.
Insurance companies are increasingly turning to ETF products for both tactical and strategic asset allocations, BlackRock and other industry participants note.
Equity indices around the world have taken a tumble since the start of October. We asked four experts how this has affected investor portfolios and how they are responding.
Unlike in other regions, Asian HNWIs still appear much more willing to countenance big tech solutions to their wealth management problems, a Capgemini survey shows.
Chinese corporate defaults have risen sharply this year. We asked three experts whether this poses a systemic risk to markets and how it is impacting investor sentiment.