Wednesday webinar at one: Not all ETFs are born equal - taking back control of ETF selection
Wed 11 Sep 19 at WEBINAR, Link will be emailed closer to the time

Retail and institutional investors are switching from mutual funds to ETFs at an unprecedented pace. 4 Trillion of assets are now invested in ETFs – but not all funds are built alike.

When you create an ETF portfolio, you are often faced with a selection of seemingly similar funds... so how do you figure out the right choice? Cost? Size? Brand? Or something else?

This presentation provides expert advice to help you take back control of your fund choices.

In this webinar Hector McNeil and Tomasz Mazur, CFA will discuss:

  • Background to ETF investing
  • How investors should choose ETFs for their portfolios
  • How ETF issuers differentiate their products in a highly competitive market
  • What really impacts ETF liquidity and the total cost of execution and ownership
Speakers
Hector McNeil
Co-Founder and Co-CEO of HANetf


Hector McNeil is a veteran of the ETF industry, being instrumental in establishing Susquehanna’s ETF desk in Europe as Head of Business Development. Hector then joined ETF Securities as Joint Managing Partner and co-Founder, before going on to found BoostETP with Nik Bienkowski in 2011. BoostETP was purchased by US ETF provider WisdomTree in 2014 and following the completion of this buyout in 2016 Hector stepped down as Co-CEO of WisdomTree Europe.

Hector established HANetf, Europe’s first independent ‘white label’ ETF platform, with business partner Nik Bienkowski, to provide asset managers with a fully managed solution to enter the European ETF market.

Hector, a fellow of the Securities Institute, holds a BA in economics and received an MBA from Warwick Business School.

 

Dr Tomasz Mazur, CFA
ETF Trader, RBC Capital Markets


Dr Tomasz Mazur, CFA is an ETF Trader at RBC Capital Markets and since he joined in 2017, his responsibilities have spanned the entire trade process, from idea generation and pricing to execution and risk management.

He previously served as Head of ETF Trading at Liquid Capital Markets, ETF Trader at Goldenberg Hehmeyer and Equity Derivatives Business Analyst at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. With 9 years of both buy-side and sell-side experience, he is passionate about innovating the ways investors execute their trade ideas.

Tomasz is a CFA charterholder and a graduate of University of Oxford with BA, masters and PhD degrees in mathematics and computer science.

When and where?

Date
Wednesday 11 September 19

Time
Registration: 12:55
Event: 13:00 - 13:40

Location
WEBINAR, Online, Link will be emailed closer to the time
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Price
Member - £0
Non-member - £20
CPD

This is eligible for 0.75 CPD hours