A popular health-care fund is on pace for its best day since President Trump’s election

Stock market ETFs fall in after-hours trade as ex-Trump attorney implies he violated campaign law at behest of Trump

A popular way to bet on the health-care sector, the Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF XLV, +2.74% Tuesday afternoon was on track for its best daily gain since November of 2016. The exchange-traded fund was up 2.2% in afternoon action, putting it on pace for its sharpest single-session rise since a 3.4% surge on Nov. 9, according to Dow Jones Market Data.…

3 ETFs Offering Exposure To The Canadian Green Rush

3 ETFs Offering Exposure To The Canadian Green Rush

Adult-use cannabis sales kick off in Canada on Wednesday, October 17th, and many investors already feel like they’re late to the party. That’s ok, because the green rush is just getting started. Canada is only the second nation to legalize marijuana, and has a population of less than California. That being said, Canadian licensed producers like Flowr Corp. (TSXV:FLWR) and Canopy Growth Corp. (NYSE:CGC) (TSX:WEED) are positioning themselves to be global leaders in the cannabis space given their partnerships with global industry leaders like The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG) and…

Middlefield to Launch A Platform of Actively Managed Exchange-Traded Funds

CALGARY, Oct. 16, 2018 /CNW/ – Middlefield Group is pleased to announce the launch of a platform of Exchange-Traded Funds (“ETFs”) that will provide investors with professional active management within a cost-effective, investor-friendly structure. The platform will include unique thematic investment strategies that are underrepresented in Canadian portfolios or difficult for investors to gain exposure to when using existing passive investment strategies.   The platform will be established initially by converting two successful closed-end funds managed by Middlefield, Middlefield Healthcare & Life Sciences Dividend Fund and REIT INDEXPLUS Income Fund, which…