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English, Finance, 1 season, 205 episodes, 3 days, 18 hours, 1 minute
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ETFs (exchange-traded funds) are one of the fastest growing trends in investing and now ETF Edge has you covered. Each week, CNBC's Stocks Editor Bob Pisani is joined by top market participants offering educational and actionable advice to help you build your best portfolio. And, at the end of each episode, stick around for our 'Markets 102' segment where we round out the conversation with some thoughtful, in-depth analysis and perspective to help you better understand ETFs, and put it in the context of today's markets.
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What’s next for Spot Ethereum… plus, tug-of-war in the semi trade 5/28/24

We talk with the first approved applicant for a Spot Ethereum ETF – Jan van Eck. Find out what’s to come following the SEC’s surprise decision last week. Plus, there’s a big tug-of-war around the highly profitable semiconductor trade. Is now the time for caution?        
5/28/202411 minutes, 32 seconds
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ETFs jumping on weight loss bandwagon… plus, the “Mag 7” of China? 5/20/24

With the weight loss trade still hot on Wall Street, a couple of new ETFs are hoping to follow suit this week. We’ll talk to the person behind one of them. Plus, taking a concentrated second look at China as most investors stay weary.       
5/20/202422 minutes, 45 seconds
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Deadline looming: Will spot Ethereum follow bitcoin? 5/13/24

The SEC has until May 23 to approve, deny or delay the first applications for spot Ethereum ETFs. Find out which one of those three options is most likely… and what it could mean for the larger crypto-sphere.      
5/13/202424 minutes
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Most tech funds blow off higher rates… and another fund just loves “higher for longer” 5/6/24

Investment dollars flowing into tech funds are seemingly ignoring higher interest rates… with one major exception in a former sector darling. Plus, one fund is hoping for “higher for”… as long as possible.        
5/6/202425 minutes, 54 seconds
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100% downside protection? 4/29/24

A new type of fund promises upside exposure – to a limit – but with 100% protection to the downside. How does it work? Plus, why it might face stiff competition from good old money market funds.       
4/29/202421 minutes, 22 seconds
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Investing in hot private tech companies 4/22/24

As more tech companies push off IPOs and stay private for longer, investors are hungering for ways to get in. Here’s two, but they’re not for everyone. Can the process be made more democratic?      
4/22/202426 minutes, 17 seconds
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Commodities crosscurrents: geo-political, inflation & reflation 4/15/24

Contrasting macro-economic indicators plus geo-political concerns are tugging commodities generally higher… but new money is only following part of the trade. Find out why.     
4/15/202425 minutes, 53 seconds
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Gold beating stocks and bonds. Plus, can no one beat Buffett’s old edge? 4/8/24

Gold at historic highs and beating stock and bond averages… but what’s the real driver? Plus, investment advice for the very long haul with Larry Swedroe, Director of research at Buckingham Strategic Partners.   
4/8/202443 minutes, 2 seconds
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Back to bonds… because bonds are back with new tricks? 4/1/24

With rates where they are, basic bonds could have another banner year. But a new breed of bond-related offerings could offer investors even more advantages. 
4/1/202426 minutes, 54 seconds
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“Active”-ation: new way to bring new types of active management to market 3/28/24

The definition of “active management” is changing… and so is the way novel approaches are being developed for the ETF industy
3/28/202427 minutes, 58 seconds
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Sign of top or another pop? Rush of Mag 7 & weight loss offerings hit 3/18/24

We’ve seen it before in the ETF space – a slew of new ways to play a theme often signals a peak. But could it be different this time with Mag 7 and even the recent weight loss craze?  
3/18/202415 minutes, 50 seconds
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With bitcoin surge are spot funds living up to promise? Plus, incoming weight loss funds 3/11/24

As bitcoin hits new highs, new spot bitcoin ETFs are playing along. But are they driving the surge or just following it? Plus, you knew it would happen: the applications for weight loss funds are now in.  
3/11/202427 minutes, 8 seconds
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SEC votes on climate change. Plus, how is an ESG fund actually built? 3/4/24

SEC votes on new rules requiring disclosure of material risks related to climate change. Plus, ESG funds face criticism for their holdings - but here’s how they are actually built. 
3/4/202434 minutes, 29 seconds
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TMX Group CEO on ETF growth, commodities and crypto. Plus, defining “quality” with Astoria Advisors’ Founder 2/28/24

The CEO of the TMX Group – which owns the Toronto Stock Exchange – talks about his initiatives in developing new ETFs, adding transparency to commodities trading, pioneering crypto offerings and their tech venture incubator program. Plus, Astoria Advisors’ Founder helps nail down what is and isn’t “quality” in ETF space. 
2/28/202432 minutes, 3 seconds
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With interest rates stuck, what’s a bond investor to do now? 2/21/24

Cash versus corporates versus active fixed income strategies… What’s the best place to park cash now whilethe Fed figures out its next move (or not). 
2/21/202431 minutes, 27 seconds
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Live from the biggest ETF conference: Exchange Miami 2/12/24

We talk the biggest trends, concerns and opportunities among 2,000 advisors, money managers and fund companies. Among them: Bitcoin, Mag 7, AI and much more.  
2/12/202437 minutes, 39 seconds
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Semis soar, but not all gains are equal 2/5/24

With the recent run, semis are challenging software as the biggest sub-sector of the S&P. But not all chipmakers are benefitting. In fact, most are not. So choose your ETFs carefully. Here’s how.   
2/5/202426 minutes, 40 seconds
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Spotty Bitcoin & ETF alternatives to the Magnificent 7 1/29/24

Most of the money flowing into new spot bitcoin funds seems to be reallocated institutional money… not so much new retail money. Plus, find out which ETFs could be less-risky alternatives to tech’s top-heavy “Magnificent 7”.   
1/29/202427 minutes, 31 seconds
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China’s out, India & Japan are in 1/22/24

International investing flows are all over the place right now but two things stand out: massive flows out of China… and in to India and Japan. To make sense of it all, we spoke with Dave Mann, Global Head of Product and Capital Markets at Franklin Templeton, and Mike Akins from ETF Action.  
1/22/202427 minutes, 9 seconds
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The Future of “Spot-Bitcoin” Post-Approval 1/8/24

It's been a decade in the quest for a spot bitcoin ETF. There are 13 applicants for bitcoin funds and first in line is Cathie Wood from Ark Invest. Bob Pisani sat down with Cathie, her ETF partner Ophelia Snyder, founder of 21shares. Plus Jan Van Eck, CEO of VanEck, who also has an application in…and Doug Yones, head of exchange traded products at NYSE.
1/8/202435 minutes, 53 seconds
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Is India the perfect Emerging Market? 12/20/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani sat down with Burton Malkiel, Chemical Bank Chairman’s Professor of Economics at Princeton University and author of the legendary investing text, A Random Walk Down Wall Street; Kevin Carter, chief investment officer of EMQQ Global and the India Internet & Ecommerce ETF (INQQ), and Todd Sohn, ETF & Technical Strategist at Strategas Securities. They discussed investing in India’s emerging market and the reasons why it has had a great year compared to other countries. They also look into the differences between China and India, past market performances, and where each stand today.
12/20/202330 minutes, 43 seconds
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ETF Flowdown: Active Management, Bonds, Crypto & Beyond 12/11/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani sat down with Ben Slavin, Global Head of ETFs at BNY Mellon, and Andrew McOrmond, Managing Director at WallachBeth Capital. They discussed all manner of trends in the ETF industry – everything from short-term bonds and active management’s time in the sun to the growth trade, covered call strategies, crypto and more… Plus, they tackled the “flowdown” for 2024 – as the S&P 500 hovers around a new high and investors position themselves for what many are hoping will be a broad-based recovery ahead. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Ben Slavin from BNY Mellon.
12/11/202330 minutes, 23 seconds
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Trending Now: Active ETFs & Options Overlay 12/4/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani sat down with Brendan McCarthy, Head of ETF Distribution and ETF Capital Markets – along with Tim Seymour, Founder and CIO of Seymour Asset Management, and Todd Sohn, ETF and Technical Strategist at Strategas Securities. Actively managed ETFs have captured a quarter of all ETF flows in 2023. Our panel of experts discussed the power of active management this year, what’s driving the big gains and whether this marks the start of a new trend as investors brace for the new year. We’ll also dig into the pitfalls and the promise behind the increasingly popular options overlay strategy – options overlay – which uses options to generate income via ETFs. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Todd Sohn from Strategas Securities. 
12/4/202329 minutes, 38 seconds
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Timeless Investing Wisdom: Morgan Housel’s New Book 11/27/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani sat down with Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at VettaFi, and Morgan Housel, partner at The Collaborative Fund and author of “Same as Ever: A Guide to What Never Changes.” Arguably one of the most popular writers on the subject of investor behavior, Housel is the author of “The Psychology of Money” – now out with a new book offering timeless lessons on what never changes in an ever-changing world.In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Dave Nadig from VettaFi.
11/27/202335 minutes, 31 seconds
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The ETF Flowdown: Plenty of “Scared” Money Still Parked in Treasuries 11/20/23

CNBC’s Kate Rooney spoke with Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors, and Dan Egan, Vice President of Behavioral Finance and Investing at Betterment. They dove into the world of dividend plays and broke down the latest big dividend ETF launch. They tackled a wide array of topics in the ETF industry: investor sentiment, bond fund flows and artificial intelligence – specifically, AI’s role in the future of money management – as well as what to expect as we gear up for 2024 amid the Federal Reserve’s higher-for-longer rate regime. It’s almost crunch time for many holding short-term Treasuries, but will many be too scared to make the switch to equities again?
11/20/202316 minutes, 36 seconds
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Grantham's GMO Gets into ETF Game 11/13/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani sat down with Tom Hancock, Head of the Focused Equity Team at GMO and Portfolio Manager for GMO’s Quality Strategies - along with Nate Geraci, President of The ETF Store. They discussed the future of value investing and the rapid rise of ETFs, as legendary investor Jeremy Grantham’s firm gears up to launch its first ETF ever – and the name of the game is quality. They also waded into the growth vs. value debate and delved deeper into key investing trends in the year ahead. Plus, our panel of experts explored the recent explosion of active ETFs and continued demand for Treasury ETFs – on both the short and long end. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Nate Geraci from The ETF Store.
11/13/202330 minutes, 28 seconds
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Deep Dive on Dividend ETFs, Crypto & AI 11/6/23

CNBC’s Leslie Picker sat down with Dave Mazza, Chief Strategy Officer at Roundhill Investments – along with Global X CIO Jon Maier and Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at VettaFi. They dove into the world of dividend plays and broke down the latest big dividend ETF launch. They also discussed top thematic trends that have taken the investing world by storm this year – namely, AI in the wake of President Biden’s new Executive Order, and crypto after Sam Bankman-Fried’s trial last week. As bitcoin prices top $35,000 again today, there’s no question the crypto bulls are out in full force. But what does the timeline look like for a spot crypto ETF?
11/6/202318 minutes, 51 seconds
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BlackRock’s Rick Rieder on the Fed, Rates & Global Bond ETFs 10/30/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani sat down with Rick Rieder, CIO of Global Fixed Income at Blackrock and Head of the BlackRock Global Allocation team. They discussed everything from the Fed’s next moves and the glide path of interest rates to the popularity of active fixed income and investing in a 5% world. They also broke down big global bets ETF investors can sink their teeth into, if they’re looking to go beyond domestic borders in the bond space. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with BlackRock’s Rick Rieder.
10/30/202329 minutes, 57 seconds
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Inside Vanguard HQ: Sizing Up ETFs, Rates & Big Tech in the Year Ahead 10/27/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani sat down on the trading floor at Vanguard HQ, where he caught up with Vanguard CIO Greg Davis and Janel Jackson, Global Head of ETF Capital Markets and Broker and Index Relations at Vanguard. Our panel of experts broke down top ETF gave us a glimpse of where the flows could be headed next. They also weighed in on the mega-cap tech trade and handicapped the Fed’s next policy moves, outlook for the global economy, equities and interest rates in 2024. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Vanguard’s Janel Jackson.
10/27/202329 minutes, 6 seconds
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ARK’s Cathie Wood on Bitcoin ETFs, Higher Rates & the Fate of Tech 10/16/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Cathie Wood, CEO of ARK Invest, and Tom Lydon, Vice Chairman of VettaFi. They broke down the path ahead for crypto and spot bitcoin ETFs after the SEC opted not to appeal the court decision on Grayscale’s bitcoin ETF conversion over the weekend. Does this mean a spot bitcoin ETF might now be just around the corner? They also discussed the fate of technology in the face of higher rates, ARK’s foray into European investing and other investment bright spots Cathie Wood is paying attention to right now. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Tom Lydon from VettaFi.
10/16/202331 minutes, 38 seconds
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Israel-Hamas Conflict Ripple Effects & Ether Futures ETF Flows Fizzling 10/9/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Ric Edelman, Founder of the Digital Assets Council of Financial Professionals (DACF) – along with Holly Framsted, Director of ETFs at Capital Group. With geopolitical turmoil shaking up the global markets, they discussed the broader macro backdrop for ETFs and broke down the market reaction thus far. They also got an update on active ETFs, which are seeing more than their fair share of inflows this year. Plus, the crypto bulls may have cheered the launch of several ether futures ETFs last week – but so far, those ETFs have seen lackluster flows. Could it be a sign of wavering interest in the crypto space? In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Ric Edelman from the Digital Assets Council of Financial Professionals. 
10/9/202329 minutes, 38 seconds
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Big Launch: Ether Futures ETFs 10/2/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Bryon Lake, Global Head of ETF Solutions at J.P. Morgan Asset Management and Simeon Hyman, Head of Investment Strategy at Pro-Shares – along with Todd Sohn, ETF and Technical Strategist at Strategas Securities. They delved into the launch of the first-ever ether futures ETFs following the SEC’s approval over the weekend – ahead of the government shutdown deadline. Another win for the crypto bulls, but does this necessarily bode well for broader spot crypto ETF approval? They also took a look ahead at the fourth quarter for the markets and discussed where the search for yield is headed going into the end of the year. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Simeon Hyman from ProShares.
10/2/202329 minutes, 27 seconds
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Zero-Day Options: A New ETF on the Block 9/18/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Sylvia Jablonski, CEO of Defiance ETFs, and D.J. Tierney, Senior Investment Portfolio Strategist at Schwab Asset Management.They dug deep into a new ETF on the market that’s looking to capitalize on a massively popular way to make short-term market bets – zero-day options. The world’s first-ever “zero days to expiration” ETF is here, and it’s making big waves in the ETF business – particularly as options trading has been red-hot in recent years. They also broke down the latest ETF flows from the third quarter and told investors how to equip themselves for the fourth quarter. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with D.J. Tierney from Schwab.
9/18/202327 minutes, 57 seconds
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Future Proof Conference: Getting the Buzz on IPOS, Bitcoin & Treasury Bonds 9/11/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Jan van Eck, CEO of VanEck Associates and Michael Sonnenshein, CEO of Grayscale Investments – along with Alex Morris, President and CIO of F/m Investments. Live from Huntington Beach, California, they discussed the state of semiconductors ahead of ARM Holdings’ big debut this week, got the latest on the battle for a bitcoin ETF from the man who just sued the SEC and won, and got an update on the wild year we’ve seen when it comes to Treasury bond investing. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Jan van Eck.
9/11/202320 minutes, 9 seconds
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The ETF Flowdown: Bitcoin, Cannabis & September Swoon Ahead? 9/6/23

CNBC’s Courtney Reagan spoke with Tom Lydon, Vice Chairman of VettaFi, and Christian Magoon, CEO of Amplify ETFs. They broke down the latest ETF flows, talked standout summer trends and tackled what’s ahead for the markets in September. Will there be a September swoon ahead? They also did a deep dive on thematic ETFs like bitcoin and marijuana, as recent regulatory developments are making big waves in the ETF business on both fronts. 
9/6/202315 minutes, 35 seconds
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Grayscale’s Bitcoin Battle: Paving the Way for First Crypto ETF? 8/30/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Matt Hougan, CIO of Bitwise Investments, Craig Salm, Chief Legal Officer for Grayscale Investments and Jeremy Senderowicz, Shareholder at Vedder Price. After Grayscale’s big lawsuit against the SEC tipped the scales in favor of the crypto bulls this week, many are hoping this paves a clearer path ahead to finally seeing the nation’s first spot bitcoin ETF ever. So, how much closer are we to getting there – and what other key regulatory hurdles remain? In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Matt Hougan from Bitwise Investments.
8/30/202319 minutes, 56 seconds
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ETFs and Mutual Funds: Same Share Class a Game Changer? 8/28/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Gerard O’Reilly, Co-CEO and CIO of Dimensional Fund Advisors – along with Ben Slavin, Global Head of ETFs at BNY Mellon. They discussed a hot trend in the ETF business that’s been the talk of the town for many industry observers – the same share class debate, or treating ETFs and mutual funds as both under the ETF wrapper. Vanguard’s been doing it for years, but now that the same-share class patent is expiring, will the SEC agree to renew it? In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Ben Slavin from BNY Mellon.
8/28/202328 minutes, 23 seconds
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AI Trade Losing Its Sizzle? 8/21/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Jon Maier, CIO of Global X, and Todd Sohn, ETF and Technical Strategist at Strategas Securities. They dove deep into artificial intelligence, as the recently red-hot AI trade appears to be losing its sizzle. They discussed other practical applications across industries like infrastructure and cloud services. Beyond AI, the team also broke down a popular strategy this year using covered call ETFs. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Todd Sohn from Strategas Securities. 
8/21/202326 minutes, 57 seconds
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Status Check: Single-Stock ETFs, Gold & Global Commodities 8/14/23

CNBC’s Courtney Reagan spoke with Will Rhind, Founder and CEO of GraniteShares, and Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at VettaFi. They did a deep dive into single-stock ETFs one year after launching in the U.S. - exploring the promise and pitfalls of single-stock bets on and against big names like Tesla and Nvidia. Plus, gold has yet to regain its luster despite high hope from gold bugs earlier in the year. Our panel debated what's going on with gold, bitcoin and the broader commodity space amid China's deflationary environment.
8/14/202314 minutes, 43 seconds
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Deadline Looming: Gaming the Odds of a Bitcoin ETF 8/7/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Matt Hougan, CIO of Bitwise Investments, and William Bernstein, legendary author of The Four Pillars of Investing. With a key deadline looming ahead for the crypto community this week, our panel of experts discussed the odds of a spot bitcoin ETF being approved, and all the pitfalls and regulatory hurdles to come. Plus, Bill Bernstein broke down the second edition of his timeless investing classic.In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Matt Hougan from Bitwise Investments. 
8/7/202333 minutes, 37 seconds
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AI Revolution: Broadening Out Beyond Big Tech? 7/31/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Rich Lee, Head of Program Trading, ETF Trading and Execution Strategy at Baird – along with Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at VettaFi.With the AI revolution taking the world by storm, the bulls are hoping we’ll finally see the trend broaden out beyond just big-cap tech companies like Nvidia, Meta and Alphabet. And while there are a handful of ETFs heavily tied to AI out there, many ETF investors are hoping for a more all-encompassing, varied selection in the not-too-distant future. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Todd Rosenbluth from VettaFi.
7/31/202323 minutes, 7 seconds
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Markets: Fresh Breadth & Owning Gold in the Digital Age 7/24/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with George Milling-Stanley, Chief Gold Strategist at State Street Global Advisors – along with Todd Sohn, ETF and Technical Strategist at Strategas Research. Theydiscussed owning gold in the digital age. With so few decisive breakouts, investors have been waiting for the precious metal to regain its luster for years now. What’s holding it back? Plus, the market’s recent broadening out has been a blessing for the bulls. They tackled which sectors might best allow ETF investors to benefit from the fresh breadth. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Todd Sohn from Strategas Research.
7/24/202326 minutes, 5 seconds
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Options Action Exploding: Zero-Day Expiry Trades Take Off 7/17/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Ed Tilly, Chairman and CEO of Cboe Global Markets, and Mike Green, Chief Strategist at Simplify. Options activity has exploded and a new trend called zero-day-to-expiry options has taken off this year. Our panel did a deep dive on what’s fueling the rise in activity – and also weighed in on crypto ETF filings, as more applications fall into the SEC’s lap. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Mike Green from Simplify.
7/17/202327 minutes, 35 seconds
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Will H1 “hot trends” cool or keep simmering? 7/10/23

There’s been slowing in the biggest trends of the first half of the year… but they still may prove key through the rest of ‘23.
7/10/202329 minutes, 3 seconds
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Market mis-match: why it's different this decade 7/5/23

ETF Edge dives into the seeming mis-match between continuing calls for a recession... but an increase in investors chasing recent performance in various already-high-flying sectors.
7/5/202327 minutes, 11 seconds
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Crypto ETF Craze: Behind the Spate of Filings 6/26/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Jeremy Schwartz, Global CIO of WisdomTree, and Nate Geraci, President of the ETF Store.They discussed the recent spate of new filings for spot bitcoin ETFs, including the big behemoth BlackRock itself submitting an application just two weeks ago. Do they know something the rest of Wall Street doesn’t? They also talked broader market trends, including outflows from gold ETFs and long-awaited momentum in equity ETFs, which have had to play catch up to bonds all year.In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Nate Geraci from The ETF Store.
6/26/202321 minutes, 35 seconds
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Rising Rate Impact: The Deal with Real Assets 6/22/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Dan Foley, Portfolio Manager at C-B-R-E Investment Management – along with Tom Lydon, Vice Chairman of Vetta-Fi. They delved into why real assets just might be the key to diversifying beyond technology. As interest rates creep back up, they also took the pulse of the real estate business and other hard assets. Plus, they discussed the recent spate of new crypto ETF filings, including a new application by BlackRock. Why now? Could this be the shot in the arm the crypto bulls have all been waiting for?In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Tom Lydon from VettaFi.
6/22/202322 minutes, 54 seconds
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Green Shoots? IPO Market, Economy & More 6/12/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Matt Kennedy, Senior IPO Market Strategist for Renaissance Capital and Todd Sohn, Head of ETF and Technical Strategy at Strategas Securities – along with Kyla Scanlon, founder of financial education company Bread. They discussed the IPO market – with Cava going public later this week, are we finally starting to see green shoots sprouting after a very long drought? They also talked broader markets this summer, honing in on the potential for a major FOMO equity market move, even despite relatively thin inflows, and the broader economy ahead of Wednesday’s Federal Reserve meeting. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Kyla Scanlon, founder of Bread. 
6/12/202328 minutes, 4 seconds
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Markets Now: Bonds, The Rise of Electronic Trading & the AI Effect 6/7/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Howard Lutnick, Chairman and CEO of BGC Partners, and Billy Hult, CEO of Tradeweb Markets, at the Piper Sandler Global Exchange and Fintech Conference in New York. They discussed the current market environment – with anxiety so high, why has volatility sunken to multi-year lows? Fixed income has enjoyed huge inflows, but could the Federal Reserve decision next week change the math on that? They also drilled down into the rapid rise of electronic trading, the impact of AI and the electronification of the bond market. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Billy Hult from Tradeweb.
6/7/202325 minutes, 12 seconds
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Markets in May: Riding the AI Frenzy 5/31/23

CNBC’s Seema Mody spoke with Dave Mazza, Chief Strategy Officer at Roundhill Investments, and John Davi, Founder and CEO of Astoria Portfolio Advisors. They drilled down on the A-I craze and broke down the Roundhill’s newly launched Generative A-I ETF (CHAT) – discussing who’s riding the A-I hype train and whether it’s here to stay. They also recapped a handful of May’s big ETF winners and looked ahead to what investors can expect come June.
5/31/202312 minutes, 42 seconds
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Commodities Corner: China Reopening & D.C. Debt Drama 5/22/23

CNBC’s Seema Mody spoke with Brendan Ahern, CIO of Kraneshares and Will Rhind, Founder and CEO of GraniteShares – as well as Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at VettaFi. They shed some light onto how investors are feeling about the China reopening story. They also dove deep into the mixed cross-currents for commodities – with copper faltering but gold prices higher in the face of debt ceiling drama in Washington. 
5/22/20239 minutes, 33 seconds
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The ETF Flowdown: Mega-Cap Tech in Charge 5/15/25

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Anna Paglia, Head of ETFs and Indexed Strategies at Invesco, and Scott Ladner, CIO of Horizon Investments. They discussed the latest ETF trends and flows experts are seeing this month. Big tech is leading the charge, but is it all just a so-called “mega-cap mirage”? And investors are still putting money to work in fixed income ETFs. They dug why certain pockets of active fixed income, in particular, have garnered so much attention lately – and offered best strategies for ETF investors to play the space. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Scott Ladner from Horizon Investments.
5/15/202330 minutes, 47 seconds
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Drilling Down on Oil ETFs: Wild Swings in Commodities 5/8/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with John Love, President & CEO of U.S. Commodity Funds, and Sal Gilbertie, President & CEO of Teucrium Trading. They drilled down on the big moves in both hard and soft commodities – taking a look at what the wild swings in crude, natural gas and wheat futures are telling us about the China reopening and broader global risks of a recession – and discussing how ETF investors can hope to play the commodities space right now. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Sal Gilbertie from Teucrium Trading.
5/8/202329 minutes, 42 seconds
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Regional Bank Fallout: The Flowdown for May 5/3/23

:CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Reggie Browne, Principal of GTS, and Kevin Simpson, portfolio manager at Capital Wealth Planning. They discussed the fallout from the regional banking meltdown. No surprise short positions are on the rise, but what about bank ETF flows? Our panel of experts broke down where the money is headed in this ever-changing market landscape, and offered their takes on other pivotal trends like dividend income ETFs both here and abroad – as well as covered call ETFs strategy, which has steadily been gaining steam. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Reggie Browne from GTS.  
5/3/202321 minutes, 26 seconds
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Going Global: Red-Hot Flows into European ETFs 4/24/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street - along with Vance Barse, Founder of Your Dedicated Fiduciary. As the Euro Zone recovery gathers steam, European markets have been just crushing it. Our panel of experts explored the strength behind the red-hot flows pouring into European ETFs so far this year. Luxury names, in particular, have enjoyed huge rallies - but what about other sectors? What's driving so many of these major European ETFs to new highs - and how sustainable is this momentum? In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Vance Barse from Your Dedicated Fiduciary. 
4/24/202322 minutes, 7 seconds
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SEC Hearing on Deck: ESG & Crypto in the Crosshairs 4/17/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Arne Noack, Head of Systematic Investment Solutions, Americas, at DWS Group, and Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at VettaFi.They discussed two hot-button issues on the SEC’s radar ahead of a key hearing before the House Financial Services Committee tomorrow. What can ETF investors expect to hear on the topics of crypto and ESG – and what other ways might SEC Chair Gary Gensler push for transparency among those two industries? No doubt corporate America stands ready to push back as the disclosure requirements start piling up. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Dave Nadig from VettaFi.
4/17/202327 minutes, 20 seconds
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Protecting Against Downside: Buffer ETF Boom 4/10/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Graham Day, CIO of Innovator ETFs – along with Todd Sohn, ETF and Technical Strategist at Strategas Securities, a Baird company. As investors look to navigate the choppy market landscape in the new month, the gang delved into so-called “buffer ETFs"– or ETFs specifically designed to cushion the blow against downside in the broader markets, while also capping potential gains. It’s become an increasingly popular strategy and they broke it all down with the man who helps run Innovator ETFs, a pioneer in the buffered products business. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Todd Sohn from Strategas Securities.
4/10/202326 minutes, 5 seconds
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Kicking off Q2: Bond ETF Bonanza Going Strong? 4/3/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Chris Concannon, CEO of MarketAxess – along with Alex Morris, President and CEO of f/m Investments, and Tom Lydon, Vice Chairman of VettaFi. They discussed the top ETF trends to look forward to in the second quarter. Will the tidal wave of money pouring into Treasury ETFs continue? Markets are already undergoing some important sectoral shifts bubbling below the surface, so will technology plays take more of a backseat in favor of consumer- and cyclical-focused ETFs, or should investors expect more of the same? In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Tom Lydon from VettaFi.
4/3/202328 minutes, 56 seconds
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Wrapping Up a Wild Quarter: Global & Treasury ETFs See Big Inflows 3/27/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Nate Geraci, President of The ETF Store, and D.J. Tierney, Director and Senior Investment Portfolio Strategist at Schwab Asset Management. Following a wild first quarter for the markets, they discussed the flowdown – breaking down the biggest winners and losers as ETF investors look ahead to April. Even though stock and bond ETFs have on the whole seen inflows, money poured in at a much slower pace than they did the same time a year ago. What can investors expect in Q2? In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Nate Geraci from The ETF Store.
3/27/202325 minutes, 46 seconds
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Concentrated Bets: Tuning Out Regional Bank Risk 3/20/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Dave Mazza, Chief Strategy Officer at Roundhill Investments, Greg Bassuk, CEO of AXS Investments and Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at VettaFi. Markets are still grappling with banking contagion fears and weighing the impact of the latest merger between UBS and Credit Suisse. But already new ETFs are springing forth to capitalize on the banking crisis and help investors navigate the confusion. Our panel broke down the benefits of concentrated sector bets and discuss other ripple effects from the fallout of SVB – beyond just the banks.In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Todd Rosenbluth from VettaFi.
3/20/202325 minutes, 42 seconds
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Silicon Valley Blank Blowup: Impact on Broader ETF Biz 3/13/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Dan Draper, CEO of S&P Dow Jones Indices – along with John Davi, Founder & CEO of Astoria Portfolio Advisors. While markets are still suffering in the wake of Silicon Valley Bank’s big blowup they drilled down into the impact the collapse is having on the broader banking business and regional bank ETFs – as well as what it could mean for the future of Fed rate hikes. They also broke down the results of the latest SPIVA survey and talk active versus passive with the man in charge of S&P Dow Jones Indices.In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Dan Draper from S&P Dow Jones Indices.
3/13/202326 minutes, 42 seconds
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Betting Big on Bond ETFs: The Hunt for Yield Continues 3/6/23

: CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Joanna Gallegos, Co-Founder of BondBloxx – along with Kim Arthur, President and CEO of Main Management. They broke down the resurgence in bond ETFs, as investors continue to clamor for yield. Our panel broke down the biggest trends they’re seeing in terms of bond flows, gave us the lowdown on single-bond Treasury ETFs and explained why perhaps high-yield products shouldn’t be written off just yet. In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Kim Arthur from Main Management. 
3/6/202326 minutes, 11 seconds
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Stocks vs. Bonds: 60/40 Model Back in Vogue 2/27/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Alex Morris, President and CIO of F/m Investments, and Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at VettaFi. They took a good, long look at stocks versus bonds and the core asset allocation debate. With yields on the rise, bonds are looking more and more attractive by the day – particularly as the 2-year Treasury note yield hovers around 5%. The gang broke down various ways in which ETF investors could gain exposure to the roster of single-bond Treasury ETFs that are sporting those juicy yields.
2/27/202323 minutes, 41 seconds
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Can AI Beat the Market? The Role of AI & Investing 2/22/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Art Amador, Co-Founder and COO of EquBot, which runs the AI Powered Equity ETF (A-I-E-Q) in partnership with ETFMG – along with Bill Studebaker, President and CIO of ROBO Global. They delved intothe AI craze and the role artificial intelligence can play in the world of investing. Chat GPT has become all the rage these days, but what about using AI to pick stocks that could potentially beat the market? Our panel of experts weighed in on the debate.In the “Markets 102” portion, Bob continued the conversation with Art Amador from EquBot.
2/22/202331 minutes, 40 seconds
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Fixed Income Flows & The Pulse of Active ETFs in 2023 2/13/23

CNBC’s Mike Santoli spoke with Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at VettaFi, Jerome Schneider, Head of Short & Low Duration Portfolio Strategies at PIMCO and James McNerny, Portfolio Manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. They discussed the rally on bonds – digging deeper beneath the surface and honing in on the bright spots for investors' portfolios in 2023. Where are the flows going in the fixed income space and what does that say about investor sentiment? Plus, they weighed in on the age-old active versus passive debate, as more and more actively managed ETFs come to market in 2023.
2/13/202316 minutes, 42 seconds
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Morgan Stanley Entering the ETF Space – and Hot Takes from the World’s Largest ETF Conference 2/6/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Tony Rochte, Global Head of ETFs at Morgan Stanley, Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at Vetta-Fi and Vance Barse, Founder of Your Dedicated Fiduciary. After a disastrous 2022 for both stocks and bonds, they dove into the hot topics being talked about at this year’s Exchange ETF conference – everything from fixed income and dividends to thematic tech, buffered products and the raging debates over global vs. domestic and active vs. passive. Plus, Morgan Stanley is finally getting in the ETF game, launching a suite of brand-new ETFs for the first time ever. Rochte dishes on what finally made them take the plunge into the sizzling ETF space.
2/6/202327 minutes, 11 seconds
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Thematic Tech Trade: Getting Love Again in 2023 1/30/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Jon Maier, CIO of Global X ETFs, and Kevin Simpson, Founder and CIO of Capital Wealth Planning. After a dismal year in 2022, thematic tech is back in a big way – especially with the rise of new technology like ChatGPT. They discussed the thematic tech trade and got to the crux of what’s driving these gains – digging into whether investors are seeing any signs of a bottom in technology stocks and ETFs just yet.
1/30/202324 minutes, 7 seconds
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SPY ETF Turns 30: First ETF in the U.S. 1/23/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Rory Tobin, Head of the Global SPDR ETF Business at State Street Global Advisors, and Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at VettaFi. They celebrated the 30th anniversary of the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust – the largest, most heavily traded ETF in the world. They discussed why indexing has challenged active management and why ETFs have been such a successful wrapper for indexing – to the point of actively challenging mutual funds as the investment vehicle of choice.
1/23/202320 minutes, 2 seconds
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From First to Worst – Bitcoin’s Wild Ride + Betting on Big Tech 1/17/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Simeon Hyman, Global Investment Strategist at ProShares, and Nate Geraci, President of The ETF Store. They tackled bitcoin’s wild ride over the past two years and the impact on bitcoin futures trading. They also discussed what the heaviest-volume tech ETFs out there are telling us about investors’ willingness to bet on big tech this year – and delved deep into ProShares’ hugely successful dividend ETF strategy.
1/17/202319 minutes, 39 seconds
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Topping the Charts in 2022 – JPMorgan’s JEPI ETF 1/9/23

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Hamilton Reiner, Head of U.S. Equity Derivatives at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, and Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at Vetta-Fi. They discussed what sector plays worked well in 2022 and what investors should consider betting on in 2023. Plus, the man who runs one of the most successful active funds out there – the J-P Morgan Equity Premium Income ETF (ticker JEPI) – offers his take on whether actively managed funds can still shine in the year ahead.
1/9/202316 minutes, 51 seconds
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Talking Technicals: Sector Rotation ETF Strategies 12/14/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Katie Stockton, Founder of Fairlead Strategies, and Ben Lavine, CIO of 3-D-L Capital Asset Management. With the fundamental picture next year looking cloudier by the minute, many investors are turning to technical analysis to determine where to put their money to work next. Today on the show they laid out some key asset sector rotation and asset allocation strategies to help ETF investors wade through the murky economic environment. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Katie Stockton from Fairlead Strategies.
12/14/202225 minutes, 42 seconds
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Heavy-Volume ETF Bright Spots & the Commodities Equation 12/12/22

CNBC’s Dominic Chu spoke with Tom Lydon, Vice Chairman at VettaFi, and Will Rhind, Founder and CEO of GraniteShares. They discussed some of the heavy-volume ETF bright spots hidden beneath the veneer of lighter holiday trading volumes. Plus, single-stock ETFs have gained traction as investors dig around for alpha. GraniteShares is set to launch three new leveraged single-stock ETFs on Tuesday, allowing investors to place amplified bets on Meta, Alibaba and Nvidia. The team also tried to make sense of the commodities story – as investors grapple with uncertainty over China’s reopening, the Federal Reserve and the inflation picture.
12/12/202223 minutes, 32 seconds
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Schwab’s Dividend Darlings – ETF Edition 12/5/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with D.J. Tierney, Senior Investment Portfolio Strategist at Schwab Asset Management – along with Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at VettaFi. They dove deeper into how investors can make use of ETF to get in the game of tax-loss harvesting – selling securities at a loss to offset those losses against capital gains taxes on other securities. They also broke down Schwab’s top picks when it comes to playing defense and owning dividend darlings to fend off inflation and rising interest rates. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadig from VettaFi.
12/5/202227 minutes, 38 seconds
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China’s Covid Unrest & Tax-Loss Harvesting Season 11/28/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Brendan Ahern, CIO of KraneShares – along with Ben Slavin, Global Head of ETFs at BNY Mellon, and Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors. They discussed the fallout from Covid-19 unrest in China as rare protests break out across the nation. What does this all mean for China’s reopening story? Plus, it’s been a rough year and a lot of investors have had losses, particularly in technology stocks and funds. The gang explored the ins and outs of tax loss harvesting as investors look to close out the year. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Ben Slavin from BNY Mellon.
11/28/202231 minutes, 52 seconds
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Diving into Dividend ETFs – Dividend Growth Plays & Future of Online Retail 11/21/22

CNBC’s Seema Mody spoke with Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at VettaFi, and Brian Giere, Senior Vice President at Amplify ETFs. They discussed popular alternative sources of income, as investors look to navigate a rocky landscape for equities and a volatile bond market – with a special focus on dividend growth ETFs. Plus, they dove into the holiday shopping season and debated over what the road ahead for online retail looks like in the face of high inflation.
11/21/202210 minutes, 24 seconds
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Crypto Chaos Aftermath – Post-FTX Impact on ETFs 11/14/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Deborah Fuhr, Founder and Managing Partner of ETFGI – along with Simeon Hyman, Global Investment Strategist at ProShares. They dove headfirst into last week’s crypto chaos – including the fallout from the collapse of embattled crypto exchange FTX and the titanic trading volume in bitcoin futures ETFs as a result. With crypto facing a true crisis of confidence, how can investors hope to weather the storm and regain faith in digital currencies after a massive blow-up like that? In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Simeon Hyman from ProShares.
11/14/202229 minutes, 35 seconds
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Alternative Asset Plays – Commodity & Hedge Fund ETF Exposure 11/7/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Andrew Beer, founder of Dynamic Beta Investments and co-portfolio manager of DBMF – along with Andrew McOrmond, Managing Director at WallachBeth Capital. They took a look at one of the best-performing ETFs of 2022 – delving into alternative asset plays and offering ETF investors exposure to key commodity-tracking hedge funds that specialize in trading futures contracts. The fund has been on fire all year long – they break down what’s fueling the gains. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Andrew McOrmond from WallachBeth Capital.
11/7/202225 minutes, 35 seconds
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Yearning for Yield – Inside the Hottest Bond ETFs of 2022 10/31/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Bryon Lake, Global Head of ETF Solutions at J-P Morgan Asset Management, and Tom Lydon, Vice Chairman at VettaFi. As investors continue clamoring for yield, they discussed more ways to get exposure with higher-yield products, including the largest actively managed ETF in the world – the J-P Morgan Ultra-Short Income ETF (JPST). The fund has been on fire, with more than $22 billion in assets under management – while its sister fund, the J-P Morgan Equity Premium Income ETF, has enjoyed the most inflows of any active fund this year. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Tom Lydon from VettaFi.
10/31/202230 minutes
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Inside Scoop with Invesco – What the Flows Are Saying 10/24/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Anna Paglia, Global Head of ETFs and Indexed Strategies, and Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at VettaFi. They did a deep dive into fruitful yields and the future of growth stocks. Invesco offers a suite of products that track senior loans issued by banks to corporations, as well as the largest tech-oriented ETF out there, the Invesco QQQ. They discussed what the flows are saying about investors’ appetite for growth and for risk – and how to best handle the market’s many twists and turns heading into year-end. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadig from VettaFi.
10/24/202225 minutes, 52 seconds
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Single-Bond ETFs: Mad Dash for Yields 10/17/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Alex Morris, President and CIO of F-M Investments, and John Davi, founder and CIO of Astoria Portfolio Advisors. They took a closer look at the ripple effects of Europe’s energy crisis and fluctuating demand in China. They discussed the advent of single-bond ETFs. As investors clamor for heftier yields and move from thinking “there is no alternative” to “there are reasonable alternatives,” more and more market participants are clamoring for exposure to targeted Treasuries like the 2-year Treasury note. Turns out, there’s an ETF for that! In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with John Davi from Astoria Portfolio Advisors.
10/17/202228 minutes, 51 seconds
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Drilling Down on Energy – Oil ETF Impact 10/10/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Jan van Eck, CEO of VanEck Associates, Chris Hempstead, Director of ETF Trading at Mirae Asset Securities, and Fiona Boal, Global Head of Commodities and Real Assets at S&P Dow Jones Indices. They took a closer look at the ripple effects of Europe’s energy crisis and fluctuating demand in China. They also discussed key alternatives to crude and broke down potential ways to help investors get the edge when it comes to getting in on the energy game for the rest of 20-22. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Jan van Eck.
10/10/202216 minutes, 8 seconds
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The Big ESG Debate – Bulls vs. Bears 10/3/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at Vetta-Fi – along with Vivek Ramaswamy, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of Strive Asset Management and Arne Noack, Head of Systematic Investment Solutions for the Americas at DWS Group. They dove into the big ESG debate – pitting the bulls against the bears to lay out all the arguments for and against ESG investing. Some are even calling it a ‘sham’ – so what’s the verdict? And what steps can ESG advocates take to improve visibility and criteria to convince their critics otherwise? In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Todd Rosenbluth.
10/3/202229 minutes, 3 seconds
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Active vs. Passive Management – Who’s Winning in 2022? 9/26/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Tom Lydon, Vice Chairman at Vetta-Fi, and Anu Ganti, Senior Director of Index Investment Strategy at S&P Dow Jones Indices. They delved into the age-old debate of active versus passive management. With market volatility on the rise, many active fund managers claim this is their time to shine – and according to the latest SPIVA survey out from S&P Dow Jones Indices, actively managed funds are enjoying their best performance against their benchmarks in over a decade. But is all that enough to beat out passive investing in the long run? In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Tom Lydon.
9/26/202227 minutes, 7 seconds
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Market Mayhem – Navigating the Volatility with Charles Ellis 9/19/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Nick Colas, Co-founder of DataTrek Research, and Charley Ellis, author of Winning the Loser’s Game – now out with two new books on investing, Figuring It Out and Inside Vanguard. In the midst of the September swoon, they discussed how to wade through the market volatility and recent turbulence – honing in on the most popular ETF trends du jour to help investors make sense of it all. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Nick Colas.
9/19/202235 minutes, 43 seconds
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Crypto Craze: Comeback Around the Corner? 9/12/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Matt Hougan, CIO of Bitwise Investments – along with Ric Edelman, founder of Edelman Financial Services as well as the Digital Assets Council of Financial Professionals from the Future Proof Conference in Huntington Beach, California. They dove into the crypto craze – including challenges facing the crypto community this summer, what could drive a possible crypto comeback and whether there is any hope for approval of a spot bitcoin ETF in light of recent SEC scrutiny. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Ric Edelman.
9/12/202230 minutes, 15 seconds
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Politics Behind Energy: Taking Aim at ESG 9/7/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Arne Noack, Head of Systemic Investment Solutions, Americas, at DWS Group and Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at VettaFi – along with Mona Naqvi, Global Head of ESG Capital Markets Strategy at S&P Global Sustainable1. They discussed the politics behind energy – which are heating up as states like Florida and Texas are taking aim at ESG funds. Our panel of experts delved into the impact on ESG ETFs and how the industry, including major issuers like BlackRock, is responding to accusations of boycotting oil with its greener approach to investing. Plus, they talked about the latest push to standardize ESG criteria – and what the SEC’s take on it might be. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Todd Rosenbluth from VettaFi.
9/7/202232 minutes, 3 seconds
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Markets Post-Powell & Tracking Thematic Trends 8/29/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at Vetta-Fi and Wes Crill, Head of Investment Strategists at Dimensional Fund Advisors. As the sell-off spills over from last week, they discussed how to navigate the choppy market terrain post-Powell – plus, the case for global diversification and China, why the run in value stocks is not over, and what's so right – and wrong – about the single stock ETF craze. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Wes Crill from Dimensional Fund Advisors.
8/29/202223 minutes, 20 seconds
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Big Bets on Clean Energy – and Reading the Summer Rally 8/22/22

CNBC’s Leslie Picker spoke with Tom Lydon, Vice Chairman of VettaFi, Tim Johnston, Blue Horizon Capital Partner and Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street. They discussed last week’s historic passage of the Inflation Reduction Act and its resounding implications for the energy industry at large. What will the policy impact be and how can investors get exposure to the new energy economy? They also took a look at ETF flows since the June bottom to get a read on investor sentiment amid a possible Federal Reserve pivot.
8/22/202210 minutes, 31 seconds
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Single-Stock Bull & Bear ETFs – Why Now? 8/15/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Dave Mazza, Managing Director and Head of Product at Direxion, Will Rhind, CEO of GraniteShares and Reggie Browne, Principal at GTS. They discussed the new wave of single-stock bull and bear ETFs that launched just last week. They talked about why now, why Tesla and Apple appear to be getting the most attention and broke down how exactly these leveraged and inverse ETFs work for the average investor. What are the mechanisms behind them and are they setting the stage for many more complex products to launch down the road? In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Reggie Browne from GTS.
8/15/202232 minutes, 10 seconds
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Schwab’s First Crypto ETF Launch – and Breaking Down Buffered ETFs 8/8/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Bruce Bond, CEO of Innovator Capital Management, and David Botset, Head of Equity Product Management and Innovation at Schwab Asset Management. As the crypto craze heats up, they discussed the latest launches, including Schwab’s first-ever crypto ETF. Bitcoin may be rallying today, but it’s had a tough slog over the past year – tumbling 50% year-to-date. Plus, they delved into a new Tesla-focused buffer ETF to learn more about how it can provide downside protection for such a volatile stock – and why the SEC might have reservations about such complex products. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Bruce Bond from Innovator Capital Management.
8/8/202234 minutes, 12 seconds
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Market’s Sizzling July – ETF Trends Behind the Rally 8/01/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Ben Slavin, Global Head of ETFs at BNY Mellon, and Andrew McOrmond, Managing Director and founding partner at WallachBeth Capital. With the economy slowing down and a Federal Reserve pivot on the horizon, how should ETF investors be positioning themselves right now? Plus, they dove deeper into markets’ sizzling July rally and the biggest trends driving those gains – as well as why bond funds, growth and active management are picking up steam. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Andrew McOrmond from WallachBeth Capital.
8/1/202228 minutes, 50 seconds
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The ABC’s of ESG – Vanguard’s New Active ESG ETF 7/25/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with two top ESG pros – Matt Piro, Global Head of ESG Product at Vanguard, and Jon Hale, Global Head of Sustainability Research at Morningstar. They did a deep dive on all things ESG – and broke down Vanguard’s new actively managed ESG fund, which just launched last week – pointing to still strong demand for sustainable investing even in the midst of a market downturn – plus, efforts to standardize ESG metrics in the face of regulatory pushback. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Jon Hale from Morningstar.
7/25/202236 minutes, 19 seconds
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Rise of Single-Stock ETFs – Big Bets on Red-Hot Names 7/18/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Greg Bassuk, CEO of “Access” Investments, and Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at VettaFi. They discussed the ins and outs of leveraged and inverse single-stock ETFs – the first of their kind to launch in the U.S. The new suite allows investors to make huge bets on or against the most widely held names out there – like Tesla, Nvidia and PayPal. They covered the pros and cons, pitfalls and perils of trading such volatile products – and why the SEC has its reservations about them. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadig from VettaFi.
7/18/202230 minutes, 2 seconds
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Macro Allocation Themes & Capturing the Night Effect 7/11/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Bruce Lavine, CEO of NightShares, and Jason Trennert, Chairman and CEO of Strategas Research Partners, a Baird company. They delved into portfolio allocation tactics based on major macro themes – addressing the question of can we get a soft landing and avoid a recession? Plus, they discussed how to capture how to capture the so-called “night effect” – including what it is and why two new ETFs are looking to capitalize on this well-known phenomenon in after-hours trading. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Jason Trennert from Strategas Research Partners.
7/11/202231 minutes, 13 seconds
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The ETF Flowdown: Commodities Conundrum & Battle for a Bitcoin ETF 7/6/22

CNBC’s Seema Mody spoke with GraniteShares CEO Will Rhind, Grayscale Investments CEO Michael Sonnenshein and Todd Rosenbluth, Head of Research at VettaFi. They drilled down on the bright spots amid the market’s dismal start to 2022 – and discussed what commodities are signaling about inflation and the global economy. Plus, the SEC rejected yet another bitcoin ETF proposal just last week – and Sonnenshein is fighting back. He offered more details on how he plans to sue the SEC to contest the decision.
7/6/202212 minutes, 10 seconds
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Crypto Collapsing – Time to Short Bitcoin? 06/27/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Simeon Hyman, Global Investment Strategist at ProShares, Tom Lydon, Vice Chairman of VettaFi, and Andrew Chanin, CEO of ProcureAM. With bitcoin in freefall and the crypto markets collapsing, they debated whether now is the right time to short bitcoin with the man who launched a new short bitcoin strategy ETF just last week. They also delved into the nuances of the world’s first-ever global disaster recovery ETF – an expanded approach to ESG. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Simeon Hyman from ProShares.
6/27/202225 minutes, 40 seconds
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Weathering the Storm – One of the Most Volatile Years on Record 06/22/22

CNBC’s Leslie Picker spoke with Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors, and Andrew McOrmond, Managing Director at WallachBeth Capital. They discussed a number of ways ETF investors are weathering the year’s treacherous market volatility – including a deep dive on a handful of popular dividend, value and commodity plays.
6/22/202211 minutes, 34 seconds
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Market Mayhem – Time to Hit the Panic Button Yet? 06/13/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Christian Magoon, CEO of Amplify ETFs – along with Mike Akins, CEO of ETF Action and Dan Egan, Vice President of Behavioral Investing at Betterment. They tackled today’s major sell-off head-on, touching on ways to weather the storm of red-hot inflation. Plus, are retail investors hitting the panic button yet? They also dug deep into crypto getting crushed today – and discussed the latest home-buying habits in this era of mounting mortgage rates. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Mike Akins from ETF Action.
6/13/202227 minutes, 34 seconds
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Searching for a Bottom in Bond Funds & Passive vs. Active Update 06/06/22

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Jerome Schneider, Head of Short-Term Portfolio Management at PIMCO – along with Dan Wiener, editor of The Independent Adviser for Vanguard Investments and Chairman of Adviser Investments and Todd Rosenbluth, Director of Research at Vetta-Fi. They discussed ETF flows as bond funds finally experience a reversal in fortune and start to enjoy inflows again – following a dismal first half of 2022. Could this be the bottom investors have been waiting for? Plus, they weighed in the active vs. passive debate – as passive indexing overtakes active funds for the first time ever in the U.S. In the Markets ‘102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dan Wiener from Adviser Investments.
6/6/202232 minutes, 19 seconds
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Embracing Leverage & Chances of a Recession 06/01/22

6/1/202228 minutes, 29 seconds
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The Long-Term ETF Investor

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Gerard O’Reilly, Co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Dimensional Fund Advisors along with Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at Vetta-Fi – formerly ETF Trends. They discussed how to navigate the market turmoil and where some ETFs investors can turn to weather the storm. They also discussed the perils of market timing and what history tells us about investment returns after previous sharp downturns. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadig from VettaFi.
5/23/202236 minutes, 27 seconds
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The man shorting Cathie Wood’s ARKK, now going ultra-long

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Matthew Tuttle, Managing Director of AXS Investments and CEO of Tuttle Capital Management, Ben Slavin, Global Head of ETFs at B-N-Y Mellon and John Davi, CIO of Astoria Portfolio Advisors. From the man who brought us an ETF that enables investors to go short Cathie Wood’s ARK Innovation Fund, we now have an ETF that allows investors to go two times long Cathie Wood’s ARKK fund. They discussed amplifying big bets on and against disruptive tech names like Tesla, Roku and Twilio. Plus, how is the dizzying volatility impacting the ETF world? In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with John Davi from Astoria Portfolio Advisors.
5/16/202233 minutes, 40 seconds
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Finding momentum in a down market

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Mel Faber, Co-founder and CIO of Cambria Investments along with Tom Lydon, Global CEO of ETF Trends. They discussed what to do in a down market without taking yourself out of the game entirely – whether it’s momentum trading or put options. Plus, what are the latest flows telling us about the ETF landscape right now during these turbulent times? In the Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Tom Lydon from ETF Trends.
5/9/202226 minutes, 56 seconds
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Soft Commodities & Another Bitcoin ETF

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with with Sal Gilbertie, President and CEO of Teucrium … as well as Bryon Lake, Global Head of ETF Solutions at JP Morgan Asset Management. They discussed all things soft commodities; the war on Ukraine is having an unprecedented impact on wheat, corn, soybean and sugar prices. Plus, a new bitcoin futures ETF has just received the green light from the SEC … but are Wall Street regulators getting any closer to embracing a potential spot bitcoin ETF? In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Bryon Lake from J-P Morgan Asset Management.
5/2/202224 minutes, 1 second
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The Best Bond Alternatives

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Jon Maier, Global X CIO and Todd Rosenbluth, Director of Research at ETF Trends. They discussed attractive bond alternatives. With the age-old 60/40 stock and bond portfolio unraveling, investors are clamoring for alternative sources of yield as bond funds continue to bleed. Where else can they turn? Plus, they discuss Twitter as Tesla CEO Elon Musk edges closer to a deal to take over the social media giant ahead of its earnings. In the "Markets 102" portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Todd Rosenbluth from ETF Trends.
4/25/202228 minutes, 57 seconds
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The rise of single-stock ETFs

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Dave Mazza, Direxion head of product, Will Rhind, GraniteShares CEO, and David Nadig, Financial Futurist at ETF Trends. They discussed the rise of single-stock ETFs, particularly leveraged and inverse single-stock ETFs. They debate the pros and cons, cover the regulatory and investing hurdles ahead and break down what to expect as more and more companies apply for these complicated products. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadig from ETF Trends. join ‘Halftime Report’ to discuss the rise of single-stock ETFs.
4/18/202230 minutes, 18 seconds
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Exchange ETF Conference in Miami

CNBC's Bob Pisani is broadcasting from the biggest ETF conference in the world, the inaugural Exchange ETF Conference! Bob spoke with Mat Hougan, CIO of Bitwise Asset Management, Tom Lydon, ETF Trends CEO, and Michael Sonnenshein, Grayscale Investments CEO. They discussed the state of the ever-evolving ETF industry; everything from how to navigate the market turmoil on a road paved with risky variables, to the SEC's crypto conundrum and opportunities abroad. In the 'Markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Tom Lydon from ETF Trends.
4/11/202232 minutes, 35 seconds
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The ABC's of ESG

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Mona Naqvi, Global Head of ESG Capital Markets Strategy at S&P Global and Larry Swedroe, Chief Research Officer at Buckingham Strategic Wealth – and author of the new book “Your Essential Guide to Sustainable Investing.” They discussed the ABC’s of ESG; what works and what doesn’t work when it comes to ESG investing, what mental and financial hurdles the world of ESG might be facing and how investors can look beyond those hurdles as they strive to go for the green. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Larry Swedroe from Buckingham Strategic Wealth.
4/4/202239 minutes, 18 seconds
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Concern about "Complexity"

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Thomas Gorman, attorney at Dorsey and Whitney, Dave Nadig, Financial Futurist at ETF Trends, and Kim Arthur, CEO of Main Management. FINRA recently raised the alarm on exposing retail investors to complex products like leveraged and inverse ETFs, options, and even bitcoin futures ETFs ... more and more regulators are warning the brokerage community to be careful about recommending the products and asking whether more rules and vetting are necessary. For instance, should retail traders be required to take tests before they allowed to trade these products? In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadig from ETF Trends.
3/28/202229 minutes, 9 seconds
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The SEC's New Proposals on Climate Disclosure

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Doug Peterson, President and CEO of S&P Global – along with Todd Rosenbluth, newly minted Head of Research at ETF Trends. They discussed the SEC’s new climate change proposal – breaking down the ABC’s of ESG – and a direct response from the head of S&P to those new rules. Plus, more on why active mutual fund managers continue to underperform – more proof that investors are embracing broader indexes and the ETFs tied to them. In the‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Doug Peterson, CEO of S&P Global.
3/21/202231 minutes, 29 seconds
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European Recession Priced In?

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Arne Noack, Head of Systematic Investment Solutions, Americas at DWS Group, Charles Rotblut, Vice President and Financial Analyst at AAII and editor of the AAII Journal, and Andrew McOrmond, Managing Director at WallachBeth Capital. They discussed the resounding ripple effects from Russia’s war on Ukraine … how do ETF investors navigate the many layers of chaos the market is facing both in the U-S and overseas? Is Europe pricing in a recession right now? What about the slowdown in China? And how are retail investors handling all the uncertainty? Are they hitting the panic button yet? We’ll have all that and more. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Andrew McOrmond at WallachBeth.
3/14/202228 minutes, 1 second
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The Russia Rollback

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Dave Mazza, Head of product at Direxion, Jim Davalos, Research analyst and portfolio manager at Horizon Kinetics and Ben Johnson, Director of global ETF research for Morningstar. Last week was a wild one not only for the U.S. but also Russian stocks...between individual names and ETFs getting halted by exchanges and major providers like MSCI, FTSE Russell and S&P removing listings from their indexes - that's sparking a lot of debate about what qualifies as "uninvestable" right now. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Ben Johnson from Morningstar on lasting damage to ETF investing.
3/7/202232 minutes, 31 seconds
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Russia ETF Trading & Commodity Markets

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Jan Van Eck, CEO of Vaneck, Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors and Todd Rosenbluth, Senior Director of ETF and Mutual Fund Research at CFRA. They discussed the fallout from the freshly announced sanctions on Russia - what are the resounding ripple effects and how is all the turmoil affecting Russian ETFs, Commodities, European Markets and more? In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast. Bob continues the conversation with Jan Van Eck.
2/28/202227 minutes, 28 seconds
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New Active ETF Launches & Navigating Energy Prices

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Holly Framsted, Head of ETFs at Capital Group and Dave Nadiq, Director of Research at ETF Trends. They discussed the recent market volatility and the latest developments in actively managed ETFs. In the 'Markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadiq on recent market trends.
2/23/202224 minutes, 28 seconds
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Wall Street's Wall of Worry

CNBC's Frank Holland spoke with Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends, John Davi, Founder and CIO of Astoria Portfolio Advisors and Wendy Wong, Head of Sustainable Investment Partnerships at New York Life Investments. As investors brace for hotter inflation and fast and furious rate hikes from the Federal Reserve, the team discusses how to cope with added geopolitical tensions on top of all that. Plus, as the reopening story ramps up, will cyclicals finally have their time in the sun? And highlighting a new flavor of ESG investing – “healthy heart” investing – on this Valentine’s Day.
2/14/202211 minutes, 39 seconds
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Dividend, Commodity & Specialty ETF Inflows

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with WisdomTree Asset Management global head of research Jeremy Schwartz, Amplify ETFs founder and CEO Christian Magoon and ETF Action founding partner Mike Akins. They unpacked the action in value and specialty ETFs, shared their forecasts for international investing in 2022 and analyzed the recent market rotation. In the 'Markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with ETF Action founding partner Mike Akins.
2/7/202230 minutes, 11 seconds
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Dividend Growth in 2020

1/31/202230 minutes, 58 seconds
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Downside Protection Plays

1/26/202227 minutes, 36 seconds
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Pausing for Yield Signs

ETFs mentioned:OUSA - O'shares US quality dividend ETFIWM - ishares Russel 2kIUSM - ishares USD treasuryOEUR - O'Shares Europe Quality dividend ETFEZU - ishares eurozoneNETL - Netlease corporate real estateXLRE - Real estate select sector SPDR Fund---------------------------------------------Bond alternatives (not mentioned, shown on screen) HYLB - Xtrackers USD High Yld Corporate BdSRLN - SPDR Blackstone Senior Loan ETFCWB - Bloomberg convertible securities ETFPGX - Invesco Preferred ETFXYLD - Global X S&P 500 Covered Call ETF
1/19/202242 minutes, 17 seconds
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Crypto Crunch & Digital Assets in 2022

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Ric Edelman, Digital Assets Council of Financial Professionals founder and author of the “The Truth About Crypto” – along with Matt Hougan, CIO of Bitwise Investments. They discussed today’s sell-off including Bitcoin - now down more than 40% from its recent highs in November. What does the future of crypto look like and will we finally get a pure-play bitcoin ETF in 2022?  In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Ric Edelman.
1/10/202227 minutes, 10 seconds
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2022 ETF Themes

Happy New Year! CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends and John Davi, CEO and CIO of Astoria Portfolio Advisors. Coming off a record-breaking year for ETF flows, Bob kicks off 2022 with a deep dive into the most salient themes to watch for in the weeks and months ahead … everything from covid concerns and rising interest rates to rich-looking tech valuations, crypto, ESG and more. Plus, a brand-new ETF that aims to help investors not only protect against but also profit from rising inflation. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues conversation with Tom Lydon from ETF Trends.
1/3/202231 minutes, 12 seconds
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This Year's Top Themes & 2022's "Shiny New Object"

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Jay Jacobs, Head of Research and Strategy at Global X ETFs – along with Alex Shephard, founding partner at ETF Action. They discussed the lay of the land for ETFs this year – what the most pivotal themes and trends driving the action were – and what investors can expect as they prepare to ring in a new year for the markets. Plus, while the so-called hot “thematic” trends like ESG and crypto may appear to be all the rage, the flows may be telling a different story. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continue the conversation with Jay Jacobs from Global X Funds.
12/13/202126 minutes, 56 seconds
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The Fed's Impact & 2022 Outlook

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Gerard O'Reilly, CO-CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Dimensional Fund Advisors and Nate Geraci, President of the ETF Store. They discussed where markets are headed in 2022 with the looming threat of a faster taper and protentional rate hikes coming down the pike. Plus, why more mutual funds are embracing the ETF model now than ever, and whether hot thematic trends like ESG, Crypto and the Metaverse are built to last. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Nate Geraci from The ETF Store.
12/6/202133 minutes, 57 seconds
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The Next-Gen Investor

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Anthony Denier, CEO of Webull, Andrew McOrmond, Managing Director at Wallachbeth Capital and Harry Whitton, Head of ETF Sales Trading at Old Mission Capital. They discussed the fallout from the market sell-off, will the emergence of a new Covid-19 variant add even more fuel to an already pro-growth, anti-cyclical trade in November? Plus, the popular trading app Webull - a rival to Robinhood - weighs in on sentiment as more young investors get into the ETF game.
11/29/202127 minutes, 45 seconds
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Schwab's New ETF & Bitcoin ETF Pitfalls

CNBC's Leslie Picker spoke with Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends, David Botset, Head of Equity Product and Strategy at Schwab Asset Management, and Dave Abner, Head of Business Development at Gemini. They discussed the cyclical trade as the reopening story loses steam … how do investors set up ahead of the holiday season? Plus, two of the ETF community’s favorite themes – ESG and crypto – and why one guest actually thinks a pureplay bitcoin ETF could be just around the corner.
11/22/202116 minutes, 46 seconds
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Bitcoin ETF Bust

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Anna Paglia, Global Head of ETFs and Indexed Strategies at Invesco, Dave Nadig, Director of ETF Research at ETF Trends, and James Davolos of Horizon Kinetics. They discussed how ETF investors can hope to play the rising tide of inflation, whether it be through key sectors, commodities or bonds, along with the never-ending crypto conundrum. What was behind the SEC’s rejection of the latest pure-play bitcoin ETF proposal? And is the crypto community any more optimistic about 2022? In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadig from ETF Trends.
11/15/202131 minutes, 30 seconds
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Gold vs. Bitcoin & Gold ETFs

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with George Milling-Stanley, chief gold strategist at State Street’s SPDR ETFs, and GraniteShares founder and CEO Will Rhind to break down the divergence between gold and bitcoin this year and global gold demand. In the 'Markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Will Rhind to discuss Graniteshares XOUT ETF Strategy.
11/8/202131 minutes, 10 seconds
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The Active-Passive Divide

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with  Ed Rosenberg, Head of ETFs for American Century Investments, Jerome Schneider, Head of Short & Low Duration Portfolio Strategies at PIMCO, and Ben Johnson, Director of Global ETF Research at Morningstar. They discussed the age-old battle between active management and passive strategies - armed with fresh data from Morningstar’s latest report. Overall, passive is still the big winner despite a very topsy-turvy couple of years. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Ben Johnson from Morningstar.
11/1/202135 minutes, 11 seconds
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The Bitcoin ETF Craze

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Steven McClurg, CIO at Valkyrie Funds and Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends. They discussed the world of crypto as more and more companies are jumping on the bitcoin futures ETF bandwagon, So far, the new trend has really taken off, so how can investors get in the game, and how might they look to bitcoin as a way to hedge against inflation? In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Tom Lydon from ETF Trends.
10/25/202127 minutes, 20 seconds
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The Future(s) of Bitcoin & Tracking the "Trillions"

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Simeon Hyman, Global Investment Strategist at ProShares and Robin Wigglesworth, Global Finance Correspondent at The Financial Times and author of the new book "Trillions". ProShares will be launching the first ever Bitcoin futures ETF tomorrow on the New York Stock Exchange. Plus, Bob dives into the history of the index fund and how its evolved over time. In the 'Markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Robin Wigglesworth from the Financial Times about his book, "Trillions".
10/18/202137 minutes, 11 seconds
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The ESG Equation & Bitcoin Futures ETF

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Jan van Eck, CEO of VanEck and Todd Rosenbluth, Senior Director of ETF and Mutual Fund Research at CFRA. They discussed pending Bitcoin ETF proposals, fixed income ETFs as rates creep steadily higher and ESG-related products in the market. In the 'Markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Jan van Eck on the commodity explosion.
10/11/202129 minutes, 33 seconds
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How to play Commodities

CNBC's Leslie Picker spoke with Will Rhind, CEO of GraniteShares, Dave Nadiq, Director of Research at ETF Trends and Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors. They discussed September flows as the red-hot streak for equity ETFs continue, what sectoral shifts to expect for the most volatile month of the year, and the global commodity surge.
10/4/20219 minutes, 2 seconds
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Taxing ETFs & Navigating Inflation

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Eric Pan, CEO of Investment Company Institute and Ed Rosenberg, Head of ETFs for American Century Investments – along with Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends. They discussed budget battle and ETFs … what the Democrats’ new proposed tax law changes mean for ETF investors – plus, the search for yield in a lower-for-longer interest rate environment. In the 'Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Tom Lydon from ETF Trends.
9/27/202134 minutes, 19 seconds
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Navigating the Global Slowdown

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Arne Noack, Head of Systematic Investment Solutions at DWS Group and Dan Wiener, Chairman of Adviser Investment and editor of The Independent Adviser for Vanguard Investors. They discussed the factors fueling the sharp moves lower - Plus, no red flags coming out of China, everything from weaker retail data and tighter regulation to the fallout from Chinese property giant Evergande. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dan Wiener from Adviser Investment Management.
9/20/202123 minutes, 36 seconds
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Exploring Direct Indexing

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with with Patrick O’Shaughnessy, CEO of O’Shaughnessy Asset Management and Dave Nadig, Director of Research at ETF Trends. They discussed a new investing strategy known as direct indexing – essentially, slicing and dicing preexisting indices and cherry-picking individual stocks to create a custom-made index all your own. What are the benefits and what are the burdens of such a methodology? In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadig from ETF Trends about Bitcoin ETF's.
9/13/202128 minutes, 46 seconds
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The Sizzling IPO Market

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Kathleen Smith, Principal and Co-founder of Renaissance Capital – and Brian Schaeffer, Managing Director at Invest-X Capital. They discussed the year that was and what’s to come for the fall season of IPOs, opportunities in the private market and how to get involved in promising pre-IPO investments in the future. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Kathleen Smith from Renaissance Capital and discusses direct listings and SPAC's.
9/8/202122 minutes, 48 seconds
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Hedging Against Interest Rate & Volatility Risk

CNBC host Bob Pisani spoke with Paul Kim, Co-founder and CEO of Simplify ETFs – along with Dave Nadig, Director of Research at ETF Trends. They discussed the road to record highs - more investors are seeking out ways to hedge against equity risk, interest rate risk, volatility and everything in between. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadig from ETF Trends.
8/30/202126 minutes, 30 seconds
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Reopening Trades & Mutual Fund-ETF Conversions

CNBC's Leslie Picker fills in for Bob Pisani and speaks with Bryon Lake, head of Americas ETF client at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, and Todd Rosenbluth, senior director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA. They discussed resurgent reopening trades, consumer resiliency, mutual fund conversions and the rise of active management  Plus, Tina Herrera, chair of YWCA’s board of directors, shares the factors behind the Impact Shares YWCA Women’s Empowerment ETF (WOMN)’s success.
8/23/202115 minutes, 29 seconds
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The Power of Indexing with S&P Dow Jones Indices' CEO

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Dan Draper, CEO of S&P Dow Jones Indices and Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends. They discussed all things indexing – everything from ESG to cryptocurrencies, thematic trends and the the secrets behind the power of indexing. In the Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dan Draper from S&P Dow Jones Indices.
8/16/202125 minutes, 21 seconds
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Crypto's Rally & The Fate of the Bitcoin ETF

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with David LaValle, Global Head of ETFs at Grayscale Bitcoin Trust, Simeon Hyman, Head of Investment Strategy at ProShares, and Dan Egan, Vice President of Behavioral Finance and Investing at Betterment. They discussed the bitcoin ETF debate … what SEC Chair Gary Gensler’s latest comments mean for crypto regulation … plus, we’ll get the pulse of the retail investor, Robinhood’s wild ride and what’s driving sentiment surrounding the so-called meme trade. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Simeon Hyman from ProShares.
8/9/202126 minutes, 34 seconds
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Investing in China & Rising Regulatory Risks

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Kevin Carter, Founder and CIO of EMQQ, Perth Tolle, Founder of Life and Liberty Indexes, and John Davi, Founder and CEO of Astoria Portfolio Advisors. They discussed the great China debate – with China doubling down on new rounds of regulation, should investors get in the game or go running for the hills? Plus, in the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob will continue the conversation with Kevin Carter from EMQQ.
8/2/202124 minutes, 11 seconds
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2021's Next Big Thematic Tech Investment

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Christian Magoon, CEO of Amplify ETFs – along with Jay Jacobs, Head of Research and Strategy at Global X Funds. They discussed the hottest thematic trends hitting the ETF market – including a new Thematic All-Stars ETF, what the path for clean energy and infrastructure looks like and where we’ll see the biggest flows throughout the rest of 2021. Does thematic tech really outperform? In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast Bob continues the conversation with Jay Jacobs from Global X Funds.
7/26/202124 minutes, 50 seconds
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Sell-off Strategies & Top Inflation Beneficiaries

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with James Davolos, Portfolio Manager and Research Analyst at Horizon Kinetics – along with Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends. They discussed today’s sharp sell-off on Wall Street as Covid fears flare up again despite a number of relaxed restrictions all across the globe. Plus, a hot new inflation fund that’s poised to benefit from higher inflation. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Tom Lydon from ETF Trends.
7/19/202121 minutes, 38 seconds
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SPAC Spigot Slows & WisdomTree's Momentum Move

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Jeremy Schwartz, Global Head of Research at WisdomTree Asset Management, Mark Yusko, Founder and C-I-O of Morgan Creek Capital Management, and Andrew McOrmond, Managing Director at WallachBeth Capital. They discussed the battle between growth and value and the tug-of-war between fundamentals and market cap-weightings in the world of ETFs. Plus, the sea of SPACs may have quieted for now, but what’s ahead for the second half? Will we see a resurgence even as the IPO market picks up steam? In the 'Markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Jeremy Schwartz from WisdomTree.
7/12/202132 minutes, 19 seconds
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Growth Overtakes Value, China's Cybersecurity Crackdown & Biden's Infrastructure Bill

CNBC's Frank Holland spoke with Dave Nadig, Director of Research at ETF Trends, Jay Rhame, CEO of Reaves Asset Management, and Kathleen Smith, Chairman and Co-founder of Renaissance Capital. They discussed the big questions ETF investors are facing in the second half - including the value vs. growth debate, how China's regulatory crackdown could affect major IPOs like Didi Chuxing, and the ripple effects of President Joe Biden's historic infrastructure bill.
7/7/202113 minutes, 28 seconds
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New Activist ETF & Defining ESG

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with with Jennifer Grancio, CEO of Engine Number One – along with Arne Noack, Head of Systematic Investment Solutions for the Americas at DWS Group. They discussed the intersection among activism, ESG and indexing – three red-hot themes in the ETF world this year. What’s next for the company that managed to put pressure on Exxon-Mobil to move toward a cleaner energy strategy? And what will fuel the rapid growth of ESG investing for the rest of the year? In the 'Markets 102’ portion of the podcast Bob continues the conversation with Jennifer Grancio from Engine Number One.
6/28/202122 minutes, 59 seconds
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Crypto & Reddit Trading Risks

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Ric Edelman, founder of Edelman Financial Engines – along with Jan van Eck, CEO of Van Eck Associates. They discussed the #1 RIA in the country, the current market environment, meme trades and the state of investing – plus, going big on crypto … are the odds of getting a bitcoin ETF this year lower now in light of the SEC and new regulatory regime? In the 'Markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Ric Edelman from Edelman Financial Engines.
6/21/202135 minutes, 2 seconds
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The First Mutual Fund-to-ETF Conversion

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Gerard O’Reilly, co-CEO of Dimensional Fund Advisors – along with Dave Nadig, Director of Research at ETF Trends. They discussed what’s fueling the rapid rise of ETFs … Dimensional Funds just converted four of their mutual funds into ETFs over the weekend in the industry’s largest conversion ever. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Gerard O’Reilly from Dimensional.
6/14/202120 minutes, 58 seconds
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Navigating the Crypto Landscape

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Greg King, CEO of Osprey Funds, and Michael Sonnenshein, CEO of Grayscale Investments. They discussed the crypto conundrum – the hot topics covered at this weekend’s big bitcoin conference in Miami …what it will take to really lay the groundwork for a potential cryptocurrency ETF this year and whether bitcoin will remain the dominant player in the crypto space. In the ‘Markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Michael Sonnenshein from Grayscale Investments.
6/7/202128 minutes, 1 second
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LGBTQ+ ETF & The Rise of ESG investing

CNBC's Seema Mody fills in for Bob Pisani this week. In honor of Pride Month, a brand-new fund is tracking the top 100 companies across corporate America seeking to promote LGBTQ community goals and values – plus, commodity prices may have raced higher all year, but what’s the deal with gold? Moody spoke with Bob Tull, Co-founder and President of Procure Holdings, Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends, and Andrew McOrmond, Managing Director at WallachBeth Capital.
6/2/20218 minutes, 41 seconds
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Thematic Tech Turmoil & Vanguard's ETF Anniversary

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Jay Jacobs, head of research and strategy at Global X ETFs, DataTrek Research co-founder Nick Colas and Rich Powers, Vanguard’s head of ETF and index product management. They discussed trouble in the thematic ETF arena and how it impacts the broader market. Plus, it's the 20th anniversary of Vanguard's ETF business. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Powers from Vanguard.
5/24/202132 minutes, 2 seconds
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Investing Legend Charles Ellis; Inflation, Active vs. Passive Investing

CNBC'S Bob Pisani spoke with Charley Ellis, author of best-selling books like Winning the Loser’s Game and The Elements of Investing – along with Dave Nadig, Director of Research at ETF Trends. Charley Ellis discusses active versus passive investing, why he’s not so hot on bonds, the impact of rising inflation and more. In the ‘markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Charley Ellis.
5/17/202138 minutes, 25 seconds
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Post-Pandemic ETF Plays & What's Ahead in 2021

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Douglas Yones, Head of Exchange Traded Products at the New York Stock Exchange and John Hoffman, Head of ETFs and Indexed Strategies, Americas, at Invesco. They discussed the top trends in the ETF space, why the clean energy trade is losing steam and why equal-weighted funds are suddenly getting more love, and what the flows tell us about where the money is headed in 2021. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast Bob continues the conversation with Doug Yones.
5/10/202128 minutes, 10 seconds
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ESG Explosion & Thematic ETFs Tumble

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Sal Bruno, CIO of Index I-Q, Armando Senra, Head of i-Shares Americas and Todd Rosenbluth, Senior Director of ETF and Mutual Fund Research at CFRA. They discussed the hottest trends of the year – including ESG – the boom behind BlackRock’s two recent launches and what’s driving the red-hot flows into that space. Plus, what was hot in 2020, not looking so hot in 2021? Why bets on thematic trends like cloud computing, cybersecurity and 3-D printing appear to have fallen out of favor so far this year. In the ‘markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation about all things ESG with Armando Senra from iShares.
5/3/202133 minutes, 18 seconds
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SPAC Slowdown & Rising Inflation Concerns

CNBC'S Leslie Picker spoke with Mark Yusko, CEO of Morgan Creek Capital Management, Steve Grasso from Stuart Frankel, and Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends. They discussed how sustainable the rally we’ve seen in reopening-sensitive groups like travel, leisure, and other cyclical plays and are investors getting too complacent? Plus, we’ll get more on the rising inflation fear factor and why the SPAC trade is fizzling out this month.
4/26/202121 minutes, 24 seconds
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The Role of Regulators; Crypto & SPACs

CNBC's Bob Pisani had a special conversation with Dave Nadig, chief investment officer and director of research at ETF Trends and ETF Database, about Bitcoin, SPACs and trends for the rest of 2021.
4/19/202112 minutes
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Cannabis Craze & Coinbase IPO

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Tim Seymour of Seymour Asset Management, Christian Magoon of Amplify ETFs and Matt Hougan of Bitwise Asset Management about Coinbase’s impending IPO and its impact on ETFs and 2021′s cannabis craze. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast Bob continues the conversation with Matt Hougan of Bitwise Asset Management.
4/12/202134 minutes, 12 seconds
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ETFs for the Space Race & Betting on Bitcoin

CNBC’s Bob Pisani discusses tracking social sentiment in ETFs, Bitcoin ETFs and the space trade with Art Amador, Co-founder and COO of EquBot, Jamie Wise, Founder of Buzz Indexes, and Todd Rosenbluth, Senior Director of ETF and Mutual Fund Research at CFRA. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Jamie Wise from Buzz Indexes.
4/5/202134 minutes, 39 seconds
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The China Tech Wreck

CNBC’s Dom Chu fills in for Bob Pisani and discusses the China tech wreck and the Moonshot Innovators ETF with Brendan Ahern of KraneShares, Tom Lydon of ETF Trends and ETF Database and Dave Mazza, Head of Product at Direxion.
3/29/202123 minutes, 39 seconds
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Yearning for Yield & Bitcoin ETF's

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Stephen Laipply of BlackRock iShares, Isaac Braley of BTS Asset Management and John Davi of Astoria Portfolio Advisors. They discussed strategies for high-yield investments as interest rates rise and the latest bitcoin ETF filing. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation about high yields with Stephen Laipply of BlackRock iShares.
3/22/202133 minutes, 21 seconds
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A 'FOMO' ETF; Thematic Investing Booms

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Matthew Tuttle of Tuttle Tactical Management, Sylvia Jablonski, CIO of Defiance ETFs, and Harry Whitton, Head of ETF Sales Trading at Old Mission Capital. They discussed some of the hottest thematic investing trends in the ETF business, including SPACs and the hydrogen economy. Plus, a "fomo" fund is gearing up to launch later this year as more and more investors look to chase momentum in this market. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation about "fomo" with Matt Tuttle of Tuttle Tactical Management.
3/15/202135 minutes, 5 seconds
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Timing isn’t everything: Top ETF Strategy Pitfalls

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Kim Arthur, CEO of Main Management, Wes Crill, Head of Investment Strategists and Vice President at Dimensional Fund Advisors and Dave Nadig, Director of Research at ETF Trends. They discussed sector rotation in full swing this year and the big debate over market timing; does it work and what are some of the biggest pitfalls and perils? In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation about marking timing with Wes Crill from Dimentional Fund Advisors.
3/8/202129 minutes, 33 seconds
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Spring Selling Hits Real Estate ETFs

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Todd Rosenbluth, Senior Director of ETF and Mutual Fund Research at CFRA, Laton Spahr, President of SS&C Alps Advisors and Michael Arone, Chief Investment Strategist for the SPDR Americas Business at State Street Global Advisors. The rally rolls on today but a tide of rising rates is shaking up investor confidence in the stock market. Bob discusses the broader ripple effects of spiking yields and what it means for key sectors like financials and real estate investment trusts. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Michael Arone from State Street Global Advisors.
3/1/202127 minutes, 39 seconds
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Space Race Takes Off & Ark Invest Bets Big

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with ProcureAM CEO Andrew Chanin, Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends and Matthew Bartolini, head of SPDR Americas Research. They discussed the race to space after the successful landing of NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover and a much anticipated new launch from Cathie Wood of Ark Invest. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob contiues the conversation about space, the new frontier for ETF investing, with Andrew Chanin from ProcureAM.
2/24/202132 minutes, 37 seconds
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Crypto Craze & 2021 ETF Trends

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Christian Magoon, founder and CEO of Amplify ETFs; Som Seif, founder and CEO of Purpose Investments; and Andrew McOrmond, managing director at WallachBeth Capital. They discussed the crypto craze and what it takes to push a bitcoin ETF through regulatory approval. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation about blockchain with Christian Magoon from Amplify ETFs.
2/17/202122 minutes, 58 seconds
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Reddit Stocks, Sports Betting & Bitcoin

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Will Hershey, CEO and co-founder of Roundhill Investments, Dave Nadig, chief investment officer and director of research at ETF Trends and ETF Database, and Jeff Kilburg, CEO and founder of KKM Financial. They discussed the resounding impact on the Reddit short squeeze, the world of online sports betting and the crazy crypto ride. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dave Nadiq from ETF Trends.
2/8/202130 minutes, 19 seconds
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Silver ETFs Spike & The Reddit Factor

CNBC'S Bob Pisani spoke with Dan Egan, Managing Director of Behavioral Finance and Investing at Betterment, Will Rhind, Founder and CEO of GraniteShares ETFs, Todd Rosenbluth, Senior Director of ETF and Mutual Fund Research at CFRA, and Stephen Mathai-Davis, CEO of Q.ai. They discussed the short squeeze frenzy on Wall Street and the red hot rally in silver. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Dan Egan from Betterment.
2/1/202134 minutes, 55 seconds
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The SPAC Space & Free Cash Flow vs. Earnings

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Mark Yusko, CEO of Morgan Creek Asset Management, Bob Shea, CEO of TrimTabs Asset Management, and Ben Johnson, Director of Global ETF Research at Morningstar. They discussed the SPAC craze as the third SPAC ETF gears up to launch tomorrow – this time an actively managed one. Is there a bubble brewing in the SPAC space? And what’s the broader outlook for active management vs. passive in 2021? In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues the conversation with Mark Yusko of Morgan Creek Asset Management.
1/25/202131 minutes, 18 seconds
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ETFs under Biden & Top Trends Abroad

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Jeremy Schwartz of WisdomTree Asset Management, Bryon Lake of J.P. Morgan Asset Management and Tom Lydon of ETF Trends discuss the trends driving money to overseas assets. They discussed global markets and what’s driving the red hot rally in China, broader Asia and other emerging markets so far in 2020. In the ‘markets 102’ portion of the podcast, Bob discussed the key concepts to keep in mind when investing globally, and how a weaker dollar might impact global ETF flows.
1/21/202129 minutes, 49 seconds
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Investing under Biden & ETFs in 2021

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Jay Jacobs of Global X ETFs, Todd Rosenbluth of CFRA Research and Anna Paglia of Invesco. They discussed what a Biden Presidency means for key sectors like energy, ESG and infrastructure plays, along with other important thematic trends to keep an eye on in 2021. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob discusses the ripple effects of a Democratic sweep and the biggest beneficiaries in the ETF space.
1/11/202127 minutes, 30 seconds
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ETF Investing, The Year Ahead & Bitcoin ETFs

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Dave Nadiq, Director of Research at ETF Trends, Jan Van Eck, CEO of Van Eck Associates, and Harry Whitton, Head of ETF Sales Trading at Old Mission. They discussed the biggest trends and themes to watch in 2021 including Bitcoin, ESG, Active Investing and whether the record inflows into ETFs will keep on coming. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues his conversation with Dave Nadiq of ETF Trends.
1/4/202127 minutes, 45 seconds
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Examining ESG, What's Ahead in 2021

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Morningstar’s Jon Hale, MSCI’s Linda-Eling Lee and Main Management’s Kim Arthur. They discussed the world of ESG - environmental, social and governance - what's behind the boom in assets this year, what's ahead for 2021 and why all ESG funds aren't created equal. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob continues his conversation with Jon Hale from Morningstar,
12/14/202033 minutes, 33 seconds
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IPOs and SPACs in 2021

CNBC'S Bob Pisani spoke with Renaissance Capital Chairman and co-founder Kathleen Smith, Defiance ETFs President, Paul Dellaquila and ETF Trends CIO, Dave Nadig. They discussed major household names, Airbnb and Doordash, going public this week, what’s still ahead for 2021 and how they match up against the so-called “SPAC attack” we’ve already seen in 2020. In the markets 102 segment Bob continues the conversation with Defiance ETFs President, Paul Dellaquila.
12/7/202026 minutes, 48 seconds
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S&P-IHS Markit Mega Deal & Value's 2020 Comeback

CNBC'S Bob Pisani spoke with Dimensional Fund Advisors co-CEO and CIO Gerard O’Reilly and ETF Trends CEO, Tom Lydon. They discussed the big data deal news of the day - S&P buying IHS Markit - Plus, whether the runup in value is sustainable and the notion of rebranding and repackaging mutual funds into ETF wrappers. In the 'markets 102' segment, Bob continues his conversation with Gerard O'Reilly from Dimensional Fund Advisors.
11/30/202033 minutes, 59 seconds
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The Cyclical Rally, Gold ETFs & The Space Race

Guest-host Eric Chemi spoke with Dave Nadig, CIO and Director of Research at ETF Trends and ETF Database, Will Rhind, Founder and CEO of GraniteShares and Andrew Chanin, CEO of ProcureAM. They discussed whether a "covid winter" could derail the rally in cyclicals, how to play gold ETFs and whether it's time to buy on the dip. Plus, the great space race and what a Biden presidency might mean for that sector.
11/23/202010 minutes, 46 seconds
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Gold vs. Real Rates, ETF Flows & Biden Presidency

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Tim Seymour, chief investment officer of Seymour Asset Management, Jan van Eck, Van Eck Associates CEO and Seymour Asset Management CIO Tim Seymour. They discussed the record rally and what's behind it, whether the value run up is really here to stay, and some of the biggest themes in ETFs for 2021 - gold, high yield, equities and more. Plus, what a Biden presidency might mean for thematic plays like pot ETFs. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob discusses the latest milestone for the ETF market.
11/16/202028 minutes, 12 seconds
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Pfizer Vaccine, Election Impact & Ant Financial IPO

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Nick Colas, co-founder of DataTrek Research, Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors and Brendan Ahern, CIO of KraneShares. They discussed the monster rally we’re seeing on the back of Pfizer’s vaccine news, election impact and what Ant Financial’s IPO debacle means for the Chinese ETF market. In the 'markets 102' segment, Bob discusses the strength of the rally and how sustainable the momentum is going into year-end.
11/9/202027 minutes, 22 seconds
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Special Episode: Nobel-winning Economist Robert Shiller

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Ed Clissold, chief U.S. strategist at Ned Davis Research Group, and Robert Shiller, Sterling professor of economics at Yale University and a Nobel Prize winner. They discussed how rising fear levels and high stock prices could impact markets, the upcoming election’s possible impact on the stock market based on historical data and long-term stock market performance and the economic recovery. In the 'markets 102' section Bob continues the conversation with Robert Shiller about the upcoming presidential election.
11/2/202034 minutes, 14 seconds
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Special Episode: Investing Legend Burton Malkiel

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Burton Malkiel, professor emeritus of economics at Princeton University and author of “A Random Walk Down Wall Street,” and Dave Nadig, chief investment officer and director of research at ETF Trends. They discussed the evolution of retail trading, ESG, the market sell off and what investors should expect going into the end of the year. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast Bob will continue his exclusive interview with investing legend Burton Malkiel.
10/26/202045 minutes, 1 second
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SPAC Boom, Top Tech Trends & Growth vs. Value

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends, Andrew McOrmond, Managing Director of ETF Trading Solutions at WallachBeth Capital and Paul Dellaquila, President of Defiance ETFs. They discussed standout trends fueling the flow into ETFs, the new generation of tech ETFs, the SPAC craze and value's struggle to win out over growth. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob discusses the SPAC boom.
10/19/202027 minutes, 16 seconds
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Retail ETFs & Presidential Election Impact on ESG

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Ed Rosenberg, Head of ETFs for American Century Investments, Simeon Hyman, Global Investment Strategist at ProShares and Todd Rosenbluth, Director of ETF and Mutual Fund Research at CFRA. They discussed the booming e-commerce space ahead of Amazon Prime day, dividend growth coming back and consolidation in the financial services space. In the 'markets 102' segment, Bob discusses the possible election impact on ETFs.
10/12/202021 minutes, 10 seconds
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ETFs in 2020, The Race to Zero & Presidential Election Impact

CNBC’s Bob Pisani speaks with Armando Senra, head of iShares Americas at BlackRock, Jim Lowell, chief investment officer at Adviser Investments and Kevin O’Leary, chairman of O’Shares ETFs. They discussed major themes this fall, several hot new product launches and what impact the presidential election might have on the ETF world. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob discusses fund flows both in September and for the year.
10/5/202026 minutes, 3 seconds
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IPO's, China's Star Board & The Fidelity Magellan ETF

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Deborah Fuhr, founder and managing partner at ETFGI, Kim Arthur, president and CEO of Main Management, and Tim Seymour, founder and chief investment officer at Seymour Asset Management. They discussed the most powerful trends driving global ETF flows this year and the IPO market heating up, how Ant Financial could impact investing in China as more large Chinese funds launch ETFs tied to the STAR 50 Index; the first index tied to Shanghai's star market. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast Bob talks about companies rebranding active mutual funds as ETFs.
9/28/202021 minutes, 54 seconds
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September Pullback, Stock Picking & Active vs. Passive

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Dave Nadig, chief investment officer and director of research at ETF Trends and ETF Database, Nick Colas, co-founder of DataTrek Research, and Larry Swedroe, chief research officer at Buckingham Wealth Partners and co-author of “The Incredible Shrinking Alpha. They discussed the markets, why stock-picking has a terrible track record and why it's only getting worse. In the 'markets 102' portion of the podcast, Bob discusses the dynamics behind active and passive strategies.
9/21/202030 minutes, 29 seconds
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Merger Monday, ESG Inflows & The China Trade

Guest host Frank Holland speaks with Luke Oliver, head of index investing for the Americas at DWS Group, Todd Rosenbluth, senior director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA Research, and Steve Grasso, director of institutional sales at Stuart Frankel. They discussed the big tech deals giving markets a boost today, why ESG investing may not just be a mid-pandemic fad and what's behind China's out-performance and how to dig for opportunities overseas.
9/14/202020 minutes, 59 seconds
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S&P's Tesla Snub & The ESG Explosion

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends, Andrew Mcormond, Managing Director at ETF Trading Solutions at Wallachbeth Capital, and Eric Ries, Founder and CEO of the Long Term Stock Exchange. They discussed the S&P's snub of Tesla and a new exchange that focuses on ESG-type investors. In the 'Markets 102' portion of the podcast we'll continue discussing the ripple effects of the S&P's snub of Tesla and the impact on ETFs.
9/10/202023 minutes, 17 seconds
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Tech-Themed ETFs, Dow Shakeup & IPO Market

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Todd Rosenbluth, senior director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA Research, Jay Jacobs, Head of Research and Strategy at Global X Funds, and Mona Naqvi, Head of ESG Index Strategy at S&P Dow Jones Indices. Today they discussed the top thematic tech and software plays, what the world's biggest IPO could mean for ETFs, and why ESG has been so strong and the possible challenges ahead. In the markets 102 segment, Bob discussed the Dow's big shakeup and what it could mean for your money.
8/31/202024 minutes, 32 seconds
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Record Highs, Searching for Yield & IPO Market

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Kathleen Smith, chairman and co-founder of Renaissance Capital; John Davi, chief investment officer and founder of Astoria Portfolio Advisors; and Christian Magoon, CEO and founder of Amplify ETFs. They discussed what 2020 has in store for recent and upcoming initial public offerings, the risks and rewards of bond alternatives as investors hunt for yield, and the rise of the momentum trade. In the markets 102 section, Bob discusses investing in IPO's through ETFs.
8/24/202027 minutes, 17 seconds
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Gold ETFs, Online Retail & ETN Delisting Dangers

CNBC’s Bob Pisani speaks with Dave Nadig, chief investment officer and director of research at ETF Trends and ETF Database, and Chris Hempstead, director of institutional business development at IndexIQ. They discussed exchange-traded note delistings and the risks they pose to investors, gold’s winning streak this year, online retail, and some top headlines in the ETF space. In the markets 102 segment Bob discusses the work from home ETF.
8/17/202022 minutes, 24 seconds
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ETF Inflows, Coronavirus & Gold

CNBC’s Bob Pisani speaks with Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends, Jan Van Eck, President and CEO of Vaneck and Ben Carlson, Director of Institutional Asset Management at Ritholtz Wealth Management. They discussed how ETFs are on pace for another record breaking year, why gold is retaining its shine and how to play the countries that are beating the Coronavirus through ETFs. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses the evolution of Golf ETFs.
8/10/202027 minutes, 7 seconds
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U.S.-China Tensions, Tech & Dividend ETFs

CNBC’s Frank Holland fills in for Bob Pisani this week and spoke with Todd Rosenbluth, Senior Director of ETF and Mutual Fund Research at CFRA and Jay Jacobs, Head of Research and Strategy at Global X ETFs. They discussed how U.S.-China tensions are impacting ETFs and how to choose the right tech and dividend ETF.
8/3/202014 minutes, 25 seconds
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Precious Metal Rally & Active ETFs

CNBC’s Bob Pisani speaks with Reginald Browne, principal at GTS, Harry Whitton, head of ETF sales and trading at Old Mission, and Renato Leggi, Ark Invest Client Portfolio Manager. They discussed the rallies in gold and silver and the impact from Covid-19 on ETFs. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses active ETFs.
7/27/202022 minutes, 6 seconds
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Thematic ETFs & ETF Market Price

CNBC’s Bob Pisani speaks with Chris Hempstead, Head of ETF Institutional Business Development at NY Life and Todd Rosenbluth, Director of ETF and Mutual Fund Research at CFRA. They discussed Thematic ETFs, Corporate Bond ETFs and the IPO Market. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses the pricing mechanism behind ETFs.
7/20/202021 minutes, 36 seconds
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Chinese Stocks & Tax Day

CNBC’s Bob Pisani speaks with Brendan Ahern, chief investment officer at KraneShares, and Dave Nadig, chief investment officer and director of research at ETF Trends. They discussed the path forward for Chinese stocks and how tax day impacts ETF's. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses active nontransparent ETFs.
7/13/202021 minutes, 40 seconds
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Leveraged & Inverse ETFs, Work From Home Winners

CNBC’s Bob Pisani speaks with Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends and ETF Database, and David Mazza, head of product at Direxion. They discussed Direxion’s new work-from-home ETF and up-and-coming buy-and-hold ETF strategies. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses the mechanics behind leveraged and inverse ETFs.
7/6/202023 minutes, 48 seconds
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JPMorgan Launches Pair Of Active ETFs, 2020 Playbook

CNBC’s Frank Holland fills in for Bob Pisani this week and spoke with Todd Rosenbluth, senior director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA, and Bryon Lake, head of Americas ETF distribution at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. They discussed the return of active management as JPMorgan launches two active transparent equity ETFs, their outlooks for the second half of 2020 and work from home ETF's.
6/29/20209 minutes, 21 seconds
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2020 Rotation, Net Asset Value vs. Market Price

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Dan Egan, managing director of behavioral finance and investing at Betterment, and John Davi, founder and chief investment officer of Astoria Portfolio Advisors. They discussed retail investors’ rush to the stock market, social media, and their top picks for the second half of 2020. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses the different types of ETF trades and how they generate returns.
6/22/202021 minutes, 49 seconds
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The NAACP ETF & Social Justice

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Marvin Owens, senior director of economic programs at the NAACP, Ethan Powell, founder and president of Impact Shares and Ben Johnson, director of global ETF research at Morningstar. They discussed the rise of ESG, transparency in Corporate America and the Impact Shares NAACP Minority Empowerment ETF (NACP). In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses socially responsible investing.
6/15/202021 minutes, 23 seconds
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Top 25 ETFs, What's Driving The Rally

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Dave Nadig, Chief Invesment Officer at ETF Flows and Phil Mackintosh, Nasdaq's Chief Economist. They discussed the big ETF movers this year and prospects for the second half. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses the unique structure of ETFs and how they make you money.
6/8/202021 minutes, 5 seconds
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ESG & Consumer Confidence

CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Mona Naqvi, head of ESG product strategy at S&P Dow Jones Indices, and Tom Lydon, CEO of ETF Trends to discuss ESG's recent outperformance.
6/1/202025 minutes, 23 seconds
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Low-volatility ETFs & Chinese Stocks

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Douglas Yones, head of exchange-traded products at the New York Stock Exchange, Salvatore Bruno, chief investment officer at IndexIQ, and Todd Rosenbluth, senior director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA Research. They discussed what Chinese stock delistings could mean for emerging-market funds and low-volatility ETF’s rebalancing. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses the growing dominance of ETFs.
5/27/202023 minutes, 6 seconds
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Tech-Forward ETFs & Evolving Landscape

CNBC’s Bob Pisani spoke with Cathie Wood, CEO and CIO at Ark Invest, and Jay Jacobs, SVP and head of research and strategy at Global X ETFs, to discuss their tech-forward exchange-traded funds. Noah Hamman, CEO and founder of AdvisorShares, also explains how his firm’s long-short exchange-traded funds can help investors diversify their portfolios and hedge against unexpected declines. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses the evolving ETF landscape.
5/18/202025 minutes, 20 seconds
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ETF Inflows & Coronavirus Impact

CNBC’s Bob Pisani speaks with Matthew Bartolini, head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors, and Kevin O’Leary, chairman of O’Shares ETFs, to discuss the divergence of the stock market from the economy and recent exchange-traded fund inflows. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses the growing dominance of ETFs and key mechanisms behind them.
5/11/202021 minutes, 42 seconds
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Dividend ETFs, Airline Stocks & ETF Basics

CNBC’s Bob Pisani speaks with Simeon Hyman of ProShares, Dave Nadig of ETF Trends and Chris Hempstead of IndexIQ to discuss dividend-based ETFs, the Federal Reserve’s impact on the bond ETF market and airline stocks. In the 'Markets 102' section, Bob discusses the fundamental importance of ETFs and how to use them.
5/4/202028 minutes, 4 seconds
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Introducing ETF Edge

ETFs (exchange-traded funds) are one of the fastest growing trends in investing and now ETF Edge has you covered. Each week, CNBC's Stocks Editor Bob Pisani is joined by top market participants offering educational and actionable advice to help you build your best portfolio. And, at the end of each episode, stick around for our 'Markets 102' segment where we round out the conversation with some thoughtful, in-depth analysis and perspective to help you better understand ETFs, and put it in the context of today's markets. Coming soon.
4/15/20201 minute, 49 seconds