It's a big week for the iShares
team at BlackRock
, for the man known as the "Godfather of ETFs," and for the folks at 21 other firms (including more than a dozen fund firms).
| Reginald Matthew Browne|
Yesterday CBOE's ETF.com
the winners of their 2019 ETF.com Awards
. (This was their seventh annual batch of awards, and it's the first year when the awards weren't revealed first at a celebratory dinner in the Big Apple.)
Like last year
, the BlackRock folks won five ETF.com awards, again more than any other firm. Three of those awards were for a single ETF: the iShares ESG MSCI USA Leaders ETF
(SUSL). Meanwhile, Reggie Browne
, principal at GTS
(an ETF market maker), won the lifetime achievement award, the only individual award in the lot.
The multiple-award winners were Toroso
and its Tidal ETF Services
arm, which won three awards, and Alpha Architect
, which won two.
The other winning ETF shops included: American Century's Avantis
, Rafferty's Direxion
, Mirae's Global X
, Strategy Shares
, and Vanguard
Other winners included: Charles Schwab
(as a brokerage and platform), ETF strategist CLS Investments
, liquidity provider Jane Street
, law firm Morgan Lewis and Bockius
, index provider Solactive
, and custodian U.S. Bank.
Neil Anderson, Managing Editor
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