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Quality best-performing factor in 2017, reports FTSE and OppenheimerFunds

Nov 16th, 2017 | By
Quality best performing factor in 2017, reports FTSE and OpenheimerFunds

Quality has replaced value as the factor driving US large-cap equities in 2017 so far, according to new research from FTSE Russell and OppenheimerFunds.

OppenheimerFunds launches three new revenue-weighted ETFs

Jul 13th, 2017 | By
Horizons launches actively managed hedged US dividend yield ETF

OppenheimerFunds has launched three new revenue-weighted ETFs on Bats Exchange, the Oppenheimer Emerging Markets Revenue ETF (REEM), Oppenheimer Global Revenue ETF (RGLB), and Oppenheimer International Revenue ETF (REFA), providing exposure to the emerging, global and international market segments respectively.

Oppenheimer to launch range of dynamic multifactor ETFs

Jul 5th, 2017 | By
ERI Scientific Beta launches long/short factor index

Oppenheimer Funds has filed a request with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list four new smart beta multifactor ETFs. The new ETFs will focus on US large caps, US small caps, developed world ex-US equities and emerging market equities, and each will dynamically adjust its exposure to the various factors based on the current stage of the economic cycle.

SEC sends mixed message over leveraged ETFs

May 22nd, 2017 | By
SEC sends mixed message over leveraged ETFs

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) appears to be sending out contradictory signals regarding the use of leveraged ETFs following the approval and subsequent review of two new quadruple leveraged ETFs.

Schwab adds 12 ETFs to commission free platform

Jan 4th, 2017 | By
Heather Fischer, vice president, ETF and mutual fund platforms, Charles Schwab

Charles Schwab has announced that Schwab ETF OneSource is adding 12 more ETFs to its line up, allowing investors to trade a total of 228 ETFs without paying any commission, enrolment chanrges or early redemption fees. Heather Fischer, Vice President of ETF Platform Management at Charles Schwab, commented: “Schwab ETF OneSource is growing in every way – we’ve added to both our provider and fund ranks in the last year, and continue to offer investors of all sizes the most choice when it comes to commission-free ETFs.”

Oppenheimer enters smart beta space with revenue-weighted ETFs

Feb 8th, 2016 | By
Oppenheimer Funds enters smart beta space with range of revenue-weighted equity ETFs

Oppenheimer Funds, a leading global asset manager, has entered the smart beta exchange-traded funds space with the launch of eight new ETFs. All the funds are revenue-weighted and come in direct response to client demand, who want an ETF with the benefits of an active strategy. In December, the firm completed its acquisition of VTL Associates, known for its RevenueShares range of ETFs. It has subsequently re-branded the suite of products, which offers global and regional equity exposures while weighting constituents based on their top line revenue. A revenue-weighted approach may contain benefits over alternative weighting schemes.

Oppenheimer moves into smart beta ETFs with RevenueShares acquisition

Sep 18th, 2015 | By
Oppenheimer makes move into smart beta with RevenueShares acquisition

Oppenheimer Funds, the global asset manager, has made a move into the growing smart beta space with the announcement of an agreement to acquire VTL Associates, known for its RevenueShares range of exchange-traded funds. “Investors are looking to active managers for innovative solutions to add to their overall investment strategy, including products that are designed to deliver better-than-market returns with full transparency of their investment process,” said Art Steinmetz, Chairman, President and CEO of Oppenheimer Funds.