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exchange-traded funds


Robot makers index fund launches on Nasdaq

Robo-Stox is a newly launched index that tracks robotics and automation companies, making it easier to invest in the industry.

By October 22, 2013


Alibaba IPO could be biggest ever

One of the world's fastest-growing Internet companies finally files its US initial public offering, seeking about $20 billion, reports speculate.

By May 6, 2014


Facebook foibles failed to fend off fund managers

A new study conducted by Morningstar for the Wall Street Journal finds that at least 160 U.S.-based mutual funds and exchange-traded funds invested in Facebook in May.

By July 9, 2012


Here's the chart that explains Facebook's IPO mess

Facebook and its bankers were in a bind when pricing shares because the stock had already traded so high on the private market.

By May 30, 2012


Former Yahoo executive charged with insider trading

A former Yahoo executive and former Ameriprise mutual fund manager benefited from sharing confidential information, according to SEC charges against the pair.

By May 21, 2012


The battle for Facebook's millionaires

Who's going to profit from the Facebook IPO? Consider these three online wealth-management services.

By April 6, 2012


Wealthfront takes on Wall Street--Silicon Valley style

The startup is launching a system to manage all your assets. It's target customer: Techies who strike it rich.

By December 1, 2011


Nasdaq shift to lighten Apple's weighting

The rebalancing of the tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 index, intended to better reflect market values, will also affect the weighting of companies including Microsoft, Google, and Cisco.

By April 5, 2011


Charges swirl around insider trading on Intel, AMD deals

A complaint by the government details how an executive from Intel Capital and one at McKinsey & Company allegedly participated in an insider-trading ring.

By October 19, 2009


Pirate Bay buyer 'misled' investors, booted off exchange

Events surrounding The Pirate Bay acquisition by Global Gaming has moved from comical to gravely serious as a Swedish stock exchange accuses company of "providing false information."

By September 9, 2009