iShares, SSgA, and WisdomTree Lead This Pack
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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

iShares, SSgA, and WisdomTree Lead This Pack

These ETF shops, broker-dealers, ETF strategists, index providers and others will contend for a plethora of awards. BlackRock's iShares [profile], SSgA [profile], and WisdomTree [profile] lead the pack so far.

Mark Wiedman
Senior Managing Director, Global Head
Yesterday Matt Hougan, CEO of, revealed the finalists for the publication's 2015 awards. The awards recognize firms, individuals, indexes, and even tickers.

iShares leads so far with 14 finalist spots, while SSgA and WisdomTree landed eight each. Other multi-spot contenders include: Deutsche Bank [profile] (six finalist spots); Goldman Sachs [profile] (five); John Hancock [profile] (four); BioShares, Northern Trust's [profile] FlexShares, MSCI, Pacer, Reality Shares, S&P Dow Jones Indices, and Vanguard [profile] (three each); and Alps [profile], Cantor Fitzgerald [profile], Charles Schwab [profile], New York Life's [profile] IndexIQ, Lattice, Morgan Stanley [profile], Invesco's PowerShares [profile], and ProShares (two each). And 56 others each landed a single finalist spot.

All told, has recognized 136 finalists across 30 different categories. No nominations were made one in category, "best new currency ETF", so no finalists were named.

Ronald O'Hanley
State Street Global Advisors
Chief Executive Officer
The winners will be revealed and honored at's annual awards dinner, scheduled for March 16 at Pier 61 in Chelsea Piers in New York City, overlooking the Hudson River.

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