June 22 - August 31, 2017
2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT,
A Complete ETF Education
10-Part Complimentary Webinar Series
Earn 10 CE Credits From the CFP Board and CIMA
Learn How ETFs Work
Confused about ETFs? Worried about hidden risks? Our complete, 10-part webinar series will make you an instant expert. Learn how they work, how to trade them, and how to put them to use effectively in portfolios.
Go From Zero to 100
We make it easy: From answering basic questions like “why are ETFs so tax-efficient” to tackling challenging topics like leverage, alternatives and factors, our experts work hard to make even the most complex ETF topics simple to understand.
Great Ideas, Earn CE Credits
We guarantee you’ll leave with new ideas you can put to work immediately in portfolios, all while earning multiple CE credits from the comfort and convenience of your office.
ETF University 2017 - Webinar Schedule
Graduate Seminar: Using ESG to Capture Alpha & Save the World
Thursday, August 17, 2017, 02:00 PM EDT
Learn why ESG and socially responsible investing strategies are experiencing a resurgence, delivering alpha and helping investors build better portfolios.
Graduate Seminar: Active ETFs Under the Microscope
Thursday, August 24, 2017, 02:00 PM EDT
With the current bull market long in the tooth, investors are looking anew at active strategies. Are ETFs the key to success?
Graduate Seminar: 10 ‘Hidden ETF Gems’ You Should Consider
Thursday, August 31, 2017, 02:00 PM EDT
We examine 10 ETFs with less than $1 billion in assets that we think investors should consider for their portfolios.
Missed Something? On-Demand Recordings Will Be Made Available at the Conclusion of Each Webinar.
Please Note: On-Demand Recordings are Not Eligible for CE Credits.
ETFs 101: How ETFs Work – Risks & Opportunities
Three of the world’s leading ETF experts answer all your questions in one hard-hitting hour. Learn how to avoid hidden risks and how to choose the best ETF … every single time.
ETFs 201: ETF Trading - Behind the Scenes
Thursday, June 29, 2017, 02:00 PM EDT
While ETFs have continued to grow in popularity, an overwhelming majority of them still lack trading volume. Before you make that next trade, learn how market makers are providing necessary liquidity. In this hard-hitting webinar, we discuss how to get the best execution and facilitate block trading.
ETFs 301: Introducing Factors to Fixed-Income ETFs
Thursday, July 13, 2017, 02:00 PM EDT
Many investors are acquainted with factor-based strategies in the equity space, but there is a nascent expansion of factor-based, fixed-income investments that seek to help enhance returns and reduce volatility. IndexIQ and S&P will explore the changing fixed-income environment and introduce two factors that may potentially improve risk-adjusted returns in a bond portfolio.
ETFs 302: Commodity ETFs 2.0 – A New Era of Products & Opportunity
Thursday, July 20, 2017, 02:00 PM EDT
Next-gen commodity ETFs solve problems like contango, K-1s and tactical exposure. Should you add them to your portfolio mix?
ETFs 303: Effectively Using VIX, Leveraged & Inverse ETFs
Thursday, July 27, 2017, 02:00 PM EDT
Often misunderstood and sometimes misused, leveraged, VIX and inverse ETFs can be powerful tools when used properly.
ETFs 304: Real Alternatives – Capturing Absolute Returns in an ETF Package
Thursday, August 03, 2017, 02:00 PM EDT
We examine multiple approaches to replicating hedge fund returns in an ETF package and decide what’s bunk and what really works.
Graduate Seminar: Institutional Factor Strategies – Generating Alpha With Factor Tools
Thursday, August 10, 2017, 02:00 PM EDT
Learn how the world’s largest institutional investors have used factors to remake their portfolios and generate strong returns.