Interviews

Interview with a “Flash Boys” All-Star: Ronan Ryan from IEX

By |2017-08-18T17:02:49-04:00February 20th, 2015|Interviews, Uncategorized|

Here's the bottomline: As an investor, you've probably been helped by high-frequency-trading, but it is equally likely you've been SCREWED by high-frequency trading. As a market participant--even a long-term investor that rarely trades--we should think [...]

Insights on ETMFs and ETFs from an ETF Service Provider

By |2017-08-18T17:02:59-04:00January 26th, 2015|Research Insights, Interviews, Investor Education|

Our firm mission is to empower investors through education. One area of the marketplace where education is lacking is in the ETF, or exchange-traded-fund arena. ETFs are a relatively new delivery mechanism through which investors can [...]

Global Economic Perspectives from a Pragmatic Capitalist

By |2017-08-18T17:04:41-04:00January 13th, 2015|Interviews, Uncategorized|

Cullen Roche, who runs the finance and economics blog, Pragmatic Capitalism, is the ultimate "top-down" investor, and recommends that investors think globally, rather than locally when constructing and managing their investment portfolios. Cullen's sophisticated economic views [...]

ETF Market Making–Very Cool Insider Insights

By |2017-08-18T17:05:26-04:00November 20th, 2014|Research Insights, Interviews, Investor Education|

Have you ever wondered how ETF trading actually works? Most people think ETFs trade "just like stocks." These people are wrong. While there are similarities between individual stock issues and ETF issues, there are key differences in [...]