New York (PRWEB) January 30, 2007
The voting for the 3rd Annual ETF Global Awards® is underway. The 3rd Annual Global ETF Awards® reflects outstanding achievements in 2006 by ETF industry participants. Exchangetradefunds.com.
The results of these awards (both the statistical results and those determined by votes) will be announced at the 3nd Annual Global ETF Awards® Dinner held at the Hilton New York, New York City on April 26, 2007. There will be a half-day workshop prior to the awards dinner in order for industry professionals from various parts of the world to discuss issues of common interest. Some of the topics include the evolution of ETF Products and Indexes internationally, regulatory issues currently affecting the markets, ETF-like vehicles and various trading strategies.
Last year's event featured two distinct sessions -- the "Investors Discussion Forum" and the "Industry Discussion Forum". Topics ranging from trading strategies for investors to new product developments and global industry challenges. Speakers included John Prestbo, Editor and Executive Director, Dow Jones Indexes, Thomas Uhlmann, Chief Marketing Officer, Indexchange, Neil Bathon, President, Financial Research Corp., Paul Stephens, Chicago Board of Options Exchange, Cliff Weber, SVP, American Stock Exchange, Ozgur Guneri, Fund Board Director, Dow Jones Istanbul 20 ETF ,John Li, Chief International Business Officer, China Asset Manangement ,Sanjiv Shah, Executive Director, Benchmark Asset Management CO PVT. LTD, Dag Tjernsmo, Managing Director, Xact Fonder AB.
Some awards will be determined by votes and others by statistical ranking information. Statistical rankings will be conducted by a well-known ETF analyst at a major brokerage firm.
Please note that there is just one vote per company (legal entity). Every investment institution and industry participant worldwide is encouraged to vote.
For further information, visit http://www.exchangetradedfunds.com or contact Arlene Reyes via email.