Hot Reads: AI-Powered ETF Falling Behind in AI Rally

Plus, BlackRock’s Rieder’s new ETF is all about income.

Reviewed by: Lisa Barr
Edited by: Ron Day

AI-Powered ETF Getting Left Behind by AI-Powered Stock Rally (Bloomberg) 

The AI Powered Equity ETF (AIEQ) has fallen behind the S&P 500 this year after early lead. 


BlackRock Bond Chief’s First ETF All About Income (Bloomberg) 

Fund aims to provide long-term income by investing in “harder-to-reach fixed income sectors.” 


On X+1 Day, We Won’t Be Going Back to Normal (Bloomberg) 

The 2011 experience shows the U.S. didn’t need actual default to take a severe beating. 


Former Fed Chair Bernanke: More Work Ahead to Control Inflation (CNBC) 

Fiscal policy played a key role in boosting inflation, economist says. 


Cathie Wood Sounds Alarm on US Falling Behind in Bitcoin Race (Benzinga) 

“We’re losing it.” 


South Korea Asset Manager Blames BNP AM Joint Venture for Slow ETF Start (Financial Times) 

Co-head of Shinhan AM says former partner was opposed to entering ETF market. 


ETF Insider: Data Visualization Changing Investment Landscape (Yahoo Finance) 

As the range of ETF options grows, so does the complexity. 


What Drove Regional Bank Stocks Tuesday? (Benzinga) 

The SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (KRE) tested key resistance amid bullish reversal signals. 


3 Reasons to Buy Gold (The Reformed Broker) 

Rising U.S. recession risks may prompt save haven flows. 


Pimco, BlackRock Call End to Era of Stable Borrowing Costs (Advisor Perspectives) 

Bond market titans warn swings in U.S. Treasuries are the start of a new volatility era. 


Digital Assets Markets: 5 Important Themes (CFA Institute) 

The long-term asymmetric opportunity digital assets may offer. 


Warren Buffett Stocks Ranked (Kiplinger) 

The Berkshire Hathaway portfolio is a diverse set of blue-chips and lesser-known growth. 

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