New York, NY (PRWEB) April 14, 2011
Exchangetradedfunds.com, a US-based information website, will be announcing the winners of the 2011 Global ETF® Awards following a half-day Workshop on April 14, 2011.
The half day workshop organized by Exchangetradedfunds.com, The One and Sponsors provides educational sessions to an invited group of current and prospective ETF participants and investors. There are 2 forums - the Investor Forum which targets the issues and challenges that currently affect the US ETF and ETN marketplace. The Investor Forum addresses current issues affecting the US Marketplace. The Industry forum targets the issues and development of ETF, ETN and ETC Products globally.
Some of the topics include the evolution of ETF and ETF - like vehicles, innovations of Indexes internationally, changes and challenges affecting both the domestic and international marketplace, trading strategies, an overview of the recovering global economy and a panel discussion on the Problem with ETFs,
The Workshop concludes with a cocktail reception that will be held before the Awards dinner.
About the Global Awards; The 7th Global ETF Awards® recognizes achievements in the ETF Industry. The winners were selected from over 900 voting forms sent to ETF industry entities worldwide and tabulation of statistical information. The exciting evening includes award presentations in 18 categories including Greatest Contribution to the ETF Industry, Most Innovative ETF , Most Proactive Exchange for ETF Derivatives, Largest Growth of Assets under Management among other categories.
The lead sponsor of the Global ETF Awards Dinner® and Workshop is Bank of NY Mellon, Platinum sponsors include Flow Traders , International Securities Exchange (ISE), STOXX. Cocktail Reception sponsored by Knight. Gold Sponsors include: Barclays, Brown Brothers Harriman, Dow Jones, Liquid Claims, Markit , Northern Trust, SPDRs, Standard & Poors among others.
Speakers include: Mark Abssy, Index & ETF Manager INTERNATIONAL SECURITIES EXCHANGE, Ronnee Ades, Director – Head of US Indices, MARKIT, Reginald M. Browne, Managing Director, Listed Derivatives Trading, KNIGHT EQUITY MARKETS, L.P., Stephen W. Cook, Jr., COO - Global ETF Services Business, BNY MELLON, Brunodel Ama, Chief Executive Officer, GLOBAL X MANAGEMENT COMPANY, Andrew J. Donohue, Partner, MORGAN LEWIS, John H. Escario, CFA, Manager, ETF Portfolio Analytics Vanguard, Lionel Phillips-Franjou, Head of Product Development, LYXOR ETF, Deborah Fuhr, Managing Director - Global Head of ETF Research and Implementation Strategy, BLACKR,OCK, Tim Edwards, Vice President of Investor Solutions, IPATH, Jamie Farmer, Executive Director, DOW JONES INDEXES, Sal Gilbertie, President, TEUCRIUM TRADING, LLC, John Hyland, Chief Investment Officer, UNITED STATES, Joseph Keenan, Managing Director - Global Financial Institutions, BNY MELLON ASSET SERVICING, Barry Knapp, Managing Director, Head of US Equity Portfolio Strategy, BARCLAYS CAPITAL, John Li, Chief International Business Officer, CHINA ASSET MANAGEMENT, Thorsten Michalik, Head of db x-trackers, DEUTSCHE BANK ETFS, Sjoerd Rietberg, COO, FLOW TRADERS, Pietro Poletto, Head of Fixed Income & ETFs Markets, LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE GROUP, Kevin Quigg, Vice President and Global Head of ETF Capital Markets, SSGA. Brian Reilly, Brown Brothers Harriman, Vice President, BBH GLOBAL ETF SERVICES, Joseph F. Rinaldi, Senior Managing Director, QUANTUM FINANCIAL ADVISORS, INC., Konrad Sippel, Global Head of Product Development – Executive Director, STOXX LIMITED, Sanjiv Shah, Executive Director, BENCHMARK ASSET MANAGEMENT CO PVT. LTD, Bibb Strench, Counsel, SEWARD & KISSELL, LLP, Corey Villani, Product Development Specialist, INTERNATIONAL SECURITIES EXCHANGE, among others.
Some of last years winners included db x-trackers for Greatest Contribution in Emerging Markets ETF, Dow Jones for most innovative ETF (Americas), Deutsche BQrse for Most Proactive Exchange (Europe), db x-trackers and iSahres for Strongest Brand Image (Europe), Deborah Fuhr of BlackRock for Most Useful ETF Research -Analytical , STOXX for Most Innovative ETF Index provider (Europe) among others.
Registration & Program Copy:
The ONE at info(at)the-o-n-e(dot)com or call, 1 973-895-0010.
or visit http://www.exchangetradedfunds.com
Media Attendance & Press Inquiry:
Arlene C. Reyes