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ETF WORKING LUNCH
 
ETF Working Lunch is a biweekly ETF.com podcast in partnership with Women in ETFs. Hosts Cinthia Murphy and Lara Crigger talk about the latest news and the most important trends in ETFs with some of the smartest women in the business. It’s a fun and insight-packed gathering of ladies who work through lunch!
 
These podcasts seek to give women in the ETF business another platform to connect, support and inspire.  We would like to thank ETF.com for supporting this initiative.
 
ETF Working Lunch episodes are available on ETF.comSpotify, iTunes and Google.
 
 
EPISODES
 
 
JULY 13, 2020
DIRECT INDEXING VS. MODEL PORTFOLIOS
 
Direct indexing is challenging the model portfolio business. Active nontransparent ETFs are challenging the idea that transparency is key. Advisors are constantly faced with disruptive new products and ideas, but what to adopt? And how to use it? Shana Sissel, chief investment officer at Spotlight Asset Group, shares the implementation case for some of these latest trends given her experience.
 
 
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JUNE 29, 2020
MEGATRENDS & FACTOR INVESTING
 
Factor investing is a popular strategy, but in a year like 2020, it hasn’t necessarily been easy. iShares’ U.S. Head of Factor ETFs Holly Framsted shares the challenges, trends and opportunities driving this space.
 
 
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JUNE 15, 2020
DEFINED OUTCOME ETFs EXPLAINED
 
Defined outcome investing has long been popular in the institutional space, but now it’s available in ETF wrappers, and finding a growing audience. Joanne Hill, chief advisor for Research & Strategy at Cboe Vest and a founding member of Women in ETFs, offers a rundown of this space, as well as a look into the future.
 
 
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JUNE 1, 2020
BUILDING AN ADVISORY BIZ
 
It’s a tough time to be a financial advisor, facing shrinking compensation and growing competition, as well as challenging markets in the year of a pandemic. Kathryn Schwartz knows the challenge well as founder and CEO of Pawleys Investment Advisors. She shares with us the hurdles, the opportunities and the lessons she’s learned along the way.
 
 
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MAY 18, 2020
WHEN ACTIVE MANAGEMENT ACTUALLY WORKS
 
Active management doesn’t get a lot of love in the predominantly passive world of ETFs. Cathie Wood, founder and CEO of ARK Invest, is working hard to change that, not by talking about it, but by showing how it’s done. We dive in here on what makes ARK's active management process tick, and why it's so successful.
 
 
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MAY 4, 2020
MAKING SENSE OF COMMODITIES INVESTING
 
The oil market this year has left many investors shocked in its wake. Gold hasn't been smooth sailing either. Investing in commodities isn’t like investing in any other asset class. Jodie Gunzberg, chief investment strategist at Graystone Consulting and a commodities expert, reminds us there's so much more to consider.
 
 
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APRIL 20, 2020
FREEDOM MATTERS IN EMERGING MARKET INVESTING
 
Perth Tolle, founder of Life + Liberty Indexes, believes freedom is an important metric in finding success in emerging market investing. As the index provider behind the first-of-a-kind freedom-weighted 100 Emerging Market ETF (FRDM), she tells us why freedom in these economies matters, and how it impacts portfolio composition.
 
 
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APRIL 6, 2020
SIZING UP ESG INVESTING
 
Environmental, social, governance (ESG) investing is taking hold in the ETF market. Linda Zhang has been at the forefront of this effort as CEO and founder of Purview Investments, a New York-based RIA focused on active ETF strategies and ESG investing. Zhang, who’s also a founding member of Women in ETFs, helps us navigate this burgeoning ETF segment.
 
 
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MARCH 16, 2020
ALL ABOUT SEMI-TRANSPARENT ETFs
 
We explore the new semitransparent and nontransparent ETF frontier with Cleo Chang, head of Investment Solutions at American Century Investments, and Women in ETFs' board member Kristine Delano. From lessons learned from NextShares, to innovation ActiveShares and other wrapper offers, we shine a light on this opaque structure.
 
 
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MARCH 2, 2020
BREAKING NEW GROUND
 
Joining us for our first episode is Jillian DelSignore, board member of Women in ETFs. We catch up on everything from the importance of bringing women in this business together, to the growing ETF distribution challenge, to the big themes in ETF investing this year. It’s what we call a power lunch!
 
 
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