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Annual Invesco Global Factor Investing Study Finds Investors Are Continuing to Adopt Factors to Navigate the Inflationary Environment; Increased Demand for Fixed Income Factors

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Monday, September 26, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Invesco Ltd., a leading global asset management firm, today released the findings of its seventh annual Invesco Global Factor Investing Study .

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  • ATLANTA, Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Invesco Ltd., a leading global asset management firm, today released the findings of its seventh annual Invesco Global Factor Investing Study .
  • Adoption of a long-term, diversified multi-factor approach has increased in the past 12 months as global market volatility has increased.
  • Research also indicates an increased demand for fixed income factors as the 40-year bull run came to a halt.
  • Over 50% of institutional and retail respondents believe the current market environment makes factor investing in fixed income more attractive.

EQS-News: CBOE's Weekly Market Recap: Sept. 12-16

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Friday, September 23, 2022

Price declines seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.

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  • Price declines seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.
  • The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA: SPY) decreased by 5.17% last week, the ETFs third-largest weekly price descent in 2022.
  • Popular growth investors Willaim ONeil and Mark Minervini have long championed bear markets for their abilities to introduce new market leaders.
  • A number of companies report earnings next week, including:
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Bluerock Celebrates its 20 Year Anniversary with Gift of 20,000 Trees and a View to the Future

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

"Bluerock has generated extremely strong growth on behalf of our investors during these first 20 years.

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  • "Bluerock has generated extremely strong growth on behalf of our investors during these first 20 years.
  • Bluerock has established a leading reputation for delivering innovative institutional investment strategies to banks, registered investment advisors (RIAs), independent broker-dealers (IBDs) and wirehouses.
  • Through an expanding suite of investment products, Bluerock enables individuals to invest alongside institutional investors with low minimum investments and enhanced liquidity options.
  • The Bluerock Total Income+ Real Estate Fund offers individual investors access to a portfolio of institutional real estate securities managed by top-ranked fund managers.

Sage's Annual ETF Stewardship Survey Garners Record Number of Participants

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sage Advisory released the results of its 2022 ETF Stewardship Survey today. A record number of 23 ETF providers participated (up from 17 in 2021), including seven of the 10 largest U.S. ETF providers, managing $37 trillion in total assets. The survey results can be found here.

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sage Advisory released the results of its 2022 ETF Stewardship Survey today.
  • A record number of 23 ETF providers participated (up from 17 in 2021), including seven of the 10 largest U.S. ETF providers, managing $37 trillion in total assets.
  • The fourth annual survey examines how well ETF providers (e.g., State Street, BlackRock, Invesco) perform their fiduciary duty on behalf of ETF investors.
  • Another issue that could affect a core function of ETF stewardship is the proposed Index Act, which would allow ETF providers to pass on voting rights to the ETF investor.

Celebrating 15 Years of Connecting Founders and Funders, Venture Atlanta Moves FORWARD With Its 2022 Lineup of Most Innovative Tech Companies

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Now in its 15th year, Venture Atlanta, one of the nation's most prestigious venture capital conferences, today announced the companies that will be featured at its annual event to be held October 19-20, 2022. The event's 15th anniversary also sees the investor conference moving to a brand-new venue—The Woodruff Arts Center and Atlanta Symphony Hall.   

Key Points: 
  • For a decade and a half, Venture Atlanta has been selecting the most promising tech companies and bringing in top investment firms from across the nation to hear them pitch.
  • Again this year, a significant portionnearly 60 percentof presenting and showcase companies hail from outside Georgia, reflecting the growing awareness and pull of Venture Atlanta.
  • Venture Atlanta FORWARD pitch presentations will be held in the beautiful and newly renovated Atlanta Symphony Hall that is part of the Woodruff campus.
  • Venture Atlanta, the Southeast's technology innovation event, is where the region's most promising tech companies meet the country's top-tier investors.

Invesco Adds New ETFs To Its Fixed Income Suite That Offers Targeted Exposure to Historically Ignored Fixed Income Sectors

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Monday, September 19, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Invesco Ltd. (NYSE: IVZ), a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), today announced that it is adding two new BulletShares fixed income ETFs to its line-up. These new maturities complement Invesco's robust fixed income ETF suite by providing investors with access to potential revenue-driving sectors of the fixed income market missing from traditional fixed income benchmark1 exposure.

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  • These new maturities complement Invesco's robust fixed income ETF suite by providing investors with access to potential revenue-driving sectors of the fixed income market missing from traditional fixed income benchmark1 exposure.
  • "Invesco offers a suite of fixed income ETFs that specifically aims to access the approximately 58% of the US fixed income market not covered by the constraints of the US Aggregate Bond Index2," said Jason Bloom, Head of Fixed Income and Alternatives ETF Product Strategy at Invesco.
  • "Instead of broad building blocks, Invesco ETFs offer a variety of fixed income ETF solutions in targeted sectors, including bank loans and emerging market bonds, as well as access to the expertise of Invesco's active fixed income managers through ETFs."
  • Investors who are rethinking their fixed income exposure can find representation across key sectors through Invesco's fixed income ETF suite.

Words to "Use" and "Lose": New Research-Based Language Study Measures Emotional Response Investors Have to Common Real Estate Investing Words and Phrases

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

"1 The phrase "hedge" is not a plainspoken potential benefit and often investors think of the term in a negative light.

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  • "1 The phrase "hedge" is not a plainspoken potential benefit and often investors think of the term in a negative light.
  • The study found that not all real estate is perceived equally by investors.
  • A majority (70%) of accredited investors find it more appealing to have a "portion" of their income needs allocated to real estate.
  • Investments in real estate related instruments may be affected by economic, legal or environmental factors that affect property values, rents or occupancies of real estate.

DGAP-News: CBOE's Weekly Market Recap: September 5 to September 9

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Price ascensions seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.

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  • Price ascensions seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.
  • Both Bitcoin and Ethereum experienced price ascensions greater than 5% last week, leading investors to wonder whether the bottom has finally been reached.
  • Its generally accepted that these figures will dictate the trajectory of the market and show signs of where the economy is heading.
  • A number of companies report earnings next week, including:
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KBW Announces Index Rebalancing for Third-Quarter 2022

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Saturday, September 10, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc., a leading specialist investment bank to the financial services and fintech sectors, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF), today announces the upcoming index rebalancing for the third quarter of 2022.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc., a leading specialist investment bank to the financial services and fintech sectors, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF), today announces the upcoming index rebalancing for the third quarter of 2022.
  • This quarter, there are constituent changes within two of our indexes, including the KBW Nasdaq Bank Index (Index Ticker: BKX, ETF Ticker: KBWB) and KBW Nasdaq Regional Banking Index (Index Ticker: KRX, ETF Ticker: KBWR).
  • These changes will be effective prior to the opening of business on Monday, September 19, 2022.
  • As part of this rebalancing, below are the component level changes across various indices:
    KBW Nasdaq Bank Index (Index Ticker: BKX; ETF Ticker: KBWB)
    KBW Nasdaq Regional Banking Index (Index Ticker: KRX; ETF Ticker: KBWR)
    Several of the KBW Nasdaq indices have tradable exchangetraded funds licensed: KBW Nasdaq Bank Index (Index Ticker: BKXSM, ETF Ticker: KBWBSM); KBW Nasdaq Capital Markets Index (Index Ticker: KSXSM); KBW Nasdaq Insurance Index (Index Ticker: KIXSM); KBW Nasdaq Regional Banking Index (Index Ticker: KRXSM, ETF Ticker: KBWRSM); KBW Nasdaq Financial Sector Dividend Yield Index (Index Ticker: KDXSM, ETF Ticker: KBWDSM); KBW Nasdaq Premium Yield Equity REIT Index (Index Ticker: KYXSM, ETF Ticker: KBWYSM); KBW Nasdaq Property and Casualty Insurance Index (Index Ticker: KPXSM, ETF Ticker: KBWPSM); KBW Nasdaq Global Bank Index (Index Ticker: GBKXSM); KBW Nasdaq Financial Technology Index (Index Ticker: KFTXSM, ETF Ticker: FTEK.LNSM).

DGAP-News: CBOE's Weekly Market Recap: August 29 to September 2

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Thursday, September 8, 2022

On Aug. 30, for example, the Labor Department reported 4.2 million quits compared to the 4.3 million forecasts.

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  • On Aug. 30, for example, the Labor Department reported 4.2 million quits compared to the 4.3 million forecasts.
  • Jobless claims came in at 232,000, compared to the 245,000 median forecasts, and the ISM Manufacturing Index rose to 52.8% compared to the 51.8% estimate.
  • The Invesco QQQ Trust Series 1 (NASDAQ: QQQ) decreased by 3.99% last week, recording its third consecutive week of decline.
  • A number of companies report earnings next week, including:
    Smith & Wesson Brands (NASDAQ: SWBI) EPS estimate: $0.21
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