Tag: ETFs

Art by Jackson Epstein

Investment Product and Service Launches

American Century Investments to develop new equity and fixed income suite; HealthSavings Administrators releases HSA investment vehicle; DWS Group launches ESG ETF; and more.

Art by Jackson Epstein

Investment Product and Service Launches

Morgan Stanley builds low-minimum impact portfolio suite; American Century Investments decreases ETF management fee; Sun Life Financial consolidates asset management businesses; and more.

Hartford Funds Releases Multifactor Mutual Funds

The products are designed to meet the demand for multifactor strategies in retirement plans by offering investors access to investment approaches that Hartford Funds offers only through exchange-traded funds (ETFs).

Art by Jackson Epstein

Investment Product and Service Launches

Finadium builds database of securities lending mutual funds and ETFs; OneAmerica, Russell Investments managed accounts consider outside retirement assets; and MainStay moves target-date funds to other asset allocation funds.

Impediments to Widespread Adoption of ETFs in DC Plans

Despite their advantages, the purpose of defined contribution plans and ability of recordkeeping systems to handle exchange-traded funds' unique traits keep them from being widely adopted by plan sponsors.
Art by Jackson Epstein

Investment Product and Service Launches

Securian Asset Management introduces name changes to mutual funds; First Trust adds fixed-income ETF; and Citi creates bond funding environmental and climate finance. 

Investment Product and Service Launches

ABG Consultants selects Hand Benefits & Trust to establish a series of risk‐based CIFs; Russell Investments creates Income Model Portfolio strategies; Broadridge aligns with Tableau Software to deliver investment analytics; and more.

Investment Product and Service Launches

BlackRock Launches Multiple ESG Funds and Tools; Fingage Managed Account Solution Added to LT Trust Recordkeeping Platform; Franklin Templeton Acquisition Expands Alternatives and Fixed Income Offerings; and more.

Investment Product and Service Launches

PGIM Rolls Out First of Set of ETF Expansion; Invesco Acquires MassMutual Asset Management Affiliate; and Horace Mann and SWBC to Offer Investment Solutions for Educators.