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AdvisorShares launches actively managed FANG ETF

Jul 13th, 2017 | By
AdvisorShares launches actively managed FANG ETF

AdvisorShares has launched the AdvisorShares New Tech and Media ETF (NYSE Arca: FNG), an actively managed ETF providing exposure similar to investing in US technology and media leaders as popularly characterized by the FANG stocks acronym (Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google (now Alphabet)). Noah Hamman, chief executive officer of AdvisorShares, commented: “FNG’s investment focus exemplifies what is driving economic growth in the modern era.”



AdvisorShares to close hedge fund and global bond ETFs

Jun 16th, 2017 | By
Columbia Threadneedle closing active ETF suite

Actively-managed exchange-traded fund provider AdvisorShares has announced that the AdvisorShares Board of Trustees has approved the closing and liquidation of the AdvisorShares QAM Equity Hedge ETF (QEH) and the AdvisorShares Market Adaptive Unconstrained Income ETF (MAUI).



AdvisorShares cancels plans to close actively-managed DIVI ETF

Mar 17th, 2017 | By
AdvisorShares cancels plans to close actively-managed DIVI ETF

AdvisorShares have announced that the actively-managed Athena High Dividend ETF (NYSE: DIVI) will no longer close and liquidate as previously announced on 13 March 2017. “While our original intention was to close DIVI, we have elected to keep the ETF open,” said Noah Hamman, Chief Executive Officer of AdvisorShares.



AdvisorShares announces closure of Athena High Dividend ETF

Mar 15th, 2017 | By
21 ETFs added to E*TRADE’s commission-free platform

AdvisorShares, a sponsor of actively managed exchange-traded funds, has announced that the AdvisorShares Athena High Dividend ETF (NYSE Arca: DIVI) will close. The AdvisorShares Board of Trustees approved the closing and subsequent liquidation of DIVI. The fund’s last day of trading will be 24 March 2017, which will also be the final day for creations or redemptions by authorised participants. The fund will cease operations, withdraw its assets, and distribute the remaining proceeds to shareholders on or after 31 March 2017.



AdvisorShares converts Cornerstone US small-cap equity SMA into active ETF

Aug 9th, 2016 | By
AdvisorShares launches actively managed FANG ETF

US-based sponsor of exchange-traded funds AdvisorShares has launched the AdvisorShares Cornerstone Small Cap ETF (NYSE Arca: SCAP), an actively managed ETF seeking capital appreciation by investing in US small cap equities with favourable fundamentals. The fund is the first actively managed ETF to successfully convert a track record from an existing investment structure, having originally been set up as a separate managed account by Atlanta-based investment manager Cornerstone Investment Partners. Noah Hamman, chief executive officer of AdvisorShares, commented: “…we’re proud to deliver another industry-first by successfully converting a track record from another investment structure, which now allows investors and advisors to access Cornerstone’s proven ability to deliver alpha through the daily transparency, intraday liquidity and overall efficiency of an actively managed ETF structure.”



AdvisorShares partners with Sunrise Capital on actively managed multi-strategy ETF

Jul 14th, 2014 | By
AdvisorShares partners with Sunrise Capital on actively managed multi-strategy ETF

AdvisorShares, a sponsor of actively managed exchange-traded funds, has launched a new ETF in partnership with Sunrise Capital. Listed on Nasdaq, the AdvisorShares Sunrise Multi-Strategy ETF (MULT) seeks to provide long-term total returns by tactically investing both long and short through a variety of asset classes using ETFs, futures, foreign currencies and US Treasuries. Chris Stanton, CIO of Sunrise Capital, said: “We feel investors and financial advisors seeking diversification for their portfolios could discover MULT to be a compelling offering due to its disciplined investment strategy and actively managed ETF structure.”



AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF hits $1 billion AUM landmark

May 14th, 2014 | By
AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF (HYLD) hits $1 billion AUM landmark

AdvisorShares, a leading sponsor of actively managed exchange-traded funds, has announced that the NYSE Arca-listed AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF (HYLD) has crossed $1 billion in assets under management. Tim Gramatovich, chief investment officer of Peritus, the fund’s sub-advisor, said: “When it comes to leveraged finance assets, we firmly believe traditional indexing just doesn’t work well. HYLD’s performance proves how investors can benefit from active management. Deep credit analysis is key to determine not only what to own but also what to avoid.”



AdvisorShares teams up with Gartman and Treesdale for industry-first gold ETF suite

Feb 16th, 2014 | By
AdvisorShares teams up with Gartman and Treesdale for industry-first gold ETF suite

AdvisorShares, a leading sponsor of actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs), has unveiled an industry-first suite of ETFs providing gold exposure in different currency terms. Listed on the NYSE Arca and launched in partnership with Dennis Gartman, editor and publisher of The Gartman Letter, and Treesdale Partners, a New York-based registered investment advisor with expertise in managing currency/commodity-based investment products, the ETFs seek to provide positive returns by utilizing liquid, non-US dollar currencies to invest in the gold market.



AdvisorShares partners with Sage on active cash management ETF

Jan 22nd, 2014 | By
S&P DJI reports over $1tn in ETP assets linked to its indices

AdvisorShares, a US-based sponsor of exchange-traded funds, has partnered with Sage Advisory Services, an Austin, Texas-based asset manager, to launch its latest actively managed ETF. The AdvisorShares Sage Core Reserves ETF (HOLD), which has been listed on the NYSE Arca, aims to preserve capital while maximizing income. It seeks to achieve this objective by investing in a broad range of fixed-income securities and US dollar denominated investment grade debt securities, with an average duration of less than one year.



AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF earns 5-Star Morningstar Rating

Jan 9th, 2014 | By
AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF (HYLD) hits $1 billion AUM landmark

AdvisorShares, a US-based sponsor of actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs), has announced that the AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF (HYLD) has achieved a 5-Star Morningstar Rating for both its 3-year and overall risk-adjusted performances. The fund is managed by California-based Peritus Asset Management, a value-based active credit manager that specializes in fixed income opportunities in the corporate bond and loan market with a focus on the non-investment grade asset class.