Tag: Investing

DailyAccess to Offer ETFs

Through a strategic alliance with Mid Atlantic Financial Platforms, Inc. (MAFP), DailyAccess Corporation is now positioned to offer exchange traded funds (ETFs) in employee benefit plans.

CPI to Offer Symetra Daily Value Fixed Account

Symetra Life Insurance Company announced its Daily Value Fixed Account (Daily Value) feature for retirement plans is now available on the CPI Qualified Plan Consultants, Inc., retirement program platform.

Doll Says No Boom but Better Investing Conditions in Next Decade

The investing environment for the next 10 years won’t match the boom conditions of the 1980s and 1990s, but will be much better than that of the decade just ended, according to “10 Predictions for the Next 10 Years” developed by Robert C. Doll, Vice Chairman and Chief Equity Strategist for Fundamental Equities at BlackRock, Inc.

Invesco PowerShares Selects New Index for Bond Fund

Invesco PowerShares announced that effective August 2, 2010, the PowerShares High Yield Corporate Bond Portfolio (PHB) began tracking the RAFI High Yield Bond Index and was renamed the PowerShares Fundamental High Yield Corporate Bond Portfolio.

Fixed Income ETFs Continue Growth

Exchange traded fund (ETF) industry assets in the U.S. decreased 0.4% during the first half of 2010, as investors held $772 billion in 897 ETFs as of June 30, 2010, according to State Street Global Advisors (SSgA).