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New International ETFs

While CoreShares is rooted comfortably in the smart beta space, the two newbies are (more or less) weighted by market capitalisation. The Global Property ETF does place a 10% cap on the weighting of each share, which makes a big difference in an index comprising 40 constituents, as opposed to 500.
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CoreShares to list the FIRST S&P 500 ETF on the JSE

CoreShares announced the imminent listing of two global ETFs, the CoreShares S&P500 ETF which tracks the iconic S&P 500® index and the CoreShares S&P Global Property ETF which tracks the S&P Global Property 40 Index, an index that tracks the performance of the 40 largest listed property stocks globally...
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Low Volatility Investing: Lower The Risk, Not Your Expectations

In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, investors face an environment of continued market uncertainty. Low volatility investing seeks to answer the question: “How do I maintain long-term equity exposure within my portfolio whilst reducing risk?”. Although low volatility as an investment strategy has received increased attention post 2008, the concept...