Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCLT) Shares Bought by First National Bank of Omaha

First National Bank of Omaha boosted its holdings in Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (NASDAQ:VCLT) by 3.1% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 93,808 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,830 shares during the period. First National Bank of Omaha owned about 0.33% of Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF worth $7,991,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds have also bought and sold…

ETF’s or Mutual Funds? – Monterey Herald

Quinn on Nutrition

Question: I am mostly invested in mutual funds, but my friend says I should use exchange-traded funds instead because they have lower taxes. When I ask my financial advisor he says mutual funds work just as well. Who is right and should I be using ETFs instead of mutual funds? Answer: When it comes to funds, the most important driver of the taxes you pay will be the investment style of the fund’s manager and not the fund’s legal structure. For example, an aggressive manager with a lot of portfolio…

Small Caps Are Sizzling to Start 2019

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com. Small-cap stocks and exchange traded funds had a tumultuous 2018. After leading the market higher in the first half of the year, small-cap stocks and ETFs were among the first assets to officially enter bear markets in the fourth quarter. After sinking into bear market territory in the fourth quarter, The iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) , the largest exchange traded fund tracking smaller companies, is soaring to start 2019. IWM is up nearly 9% to start the year and recently reclaimed its…

How A Small ETF Issuer Competes

Meb Faber is the co-founder and chief investment officer of Cambria, an ETF issuer with 11 funds and $640 million in assets under management. The newest ETF in the company’s growing lineup is the Cambria Trinity ETF (TRTY), a multi-asset alternatives strategy that seeks absolute returns with lower risk than broader markets. Faber is the backbone of the company, from running the company to developing the company’s ETFs. Here he shares how his firm and his ETF product development process works.   ETF.com: You’re a small ETF issuer competing with…