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The annual useR! conference [0.09]

Posted on June 27, 2017, 4:31 a.m. by Eran Raviv @ [source]

There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.

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Daily Outflows Total $4.5B [0.15]

Posted on June 27, 2017, 4 a.m. by HOME @ [source]

Investors pulled money from iShares' Russell products on Monday, June 26.

Net Flows ($, mm) AUM ($, mm) % of AUM U.S. Equity -5,672.07 1,675,869.28 -0.34% International Equity 204.70 664,939.38 0.03% U.S.

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ETF League Table As Of June 26, 2017 [0.04]

Posted on June 27, 2017, 4 a.m. by HOME @ [source]


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Quincy Jones ETF Is A Thing [0.10]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 7:30 p.m. by HOME @ [source]

In a development that surely adds some glamour to the ETF space, legendary music producer Quincy Jones has placed his name on an ETF currently in registration. The Quincy Jones Streaming Music, Media & Entertainment ETF (QJ) will track an index that covers companies involved in every aspect of the streaming of entertainment online.

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What CEOs are reading in 2017 [0.09]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 6:20 p.m. by McKinsey Insights & Publications @ [source]

Leaders of some of the world’s biggest organizations share which books will keep them occupied in the weeks ahead.

Whether you’re heading to a Northern-hemisphere beach or hunkering down for a Southern-hemisphere winter, take inspiration from this eclectic and inspiring mix of fiction and nonfiction books, dog-eared and new.

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America’s approach to planning, financing, building, and maintaining public infrastructure is fragmented and inefficient.

Ride America’s highways, byways, and rails, and one thing becomes clear: in many places, the country’s transportation infrastructure is aging and declining in quality.

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Visualizing Time Series Data in R [0.33]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 5:02 p.m. by The R Trader @ [source]

I’m very pleased to announce my DataCamp course on Visualizing Time Series Data in R. This course is also part of the Time Series with R skills track. After this course you will have a very good overview of R time series visualization capabilities and you will be able to better decide which model to choose for subsequent analysis.

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Monday links: activist vulnerability [0.00]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 4:49 p.m. by Abnormal Returns @ [source]


Hottest Smart Beta ETFs This Year [0.16]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 4:45 p.m. by HOME @ [source]

Smart beta is a very broad category, comprising some 800 different ETFs that set out to offer investors alternatives to the market-cap view of the world.

We take a look at some of the most popular smart-beta ETFs this year.

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A Tell-Tale Sign of Short-Run Trading [0.10]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 4:20 p.m. by Research Notebook @ [source]

Trading has gotten a lot faster over the last two decades.

Some people are worried about this new breed of short-run trader making stock prices less informative about firm fundamentals by trading so often on information that’s unrelated to companies’ long-term prospects.

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Investors, Still Their Own Worst Enemy [0.47]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 4 p.m. by The Big Picture @ [source]

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ETF links: building blocks [0.01]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 3:44 p.m. by Abnormal Returns @ [source]


What are the research questions?

With co-author Elisabetta Basilico, PhD, CFA she is writing an upcoming book on research backed investing.

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In this interview, Hone Capital managing partner Veronica Wu describes how her team uses a data-analytics model to make better investment decisions in early-stage start-ups. In this interview, conducted by McKinsey’s Chandra Gnanasambandam, Wu explains the differences between the tech-investment landscape in China and the United States and describes how Hone Capital has developed a data-driven approach to analyzing potential seed deals, with promising early results.

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Low volatility has affected technical analysis indicators significantly. We also include another example and suggestions for testing indicator sensitivity to volatility changes.

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