Davis Advisors is an independent, employee-owned investment management firm founded in 1969 with more than $29 billion in assets under management, as of December 31, 2017. Our time-tested investment discipline is offered to clients through mutual funds, variable annuities, separately managed accounts, offshore funds and ETFs. Since our founding more than 45 years ago, our mission has been to serve our shareholders and to do so with high integrity. We have an unrivaled alignment of interests, with over $2 billion invested side-by-side with clients. Visit us at www.davisetfs.com.
Exponential ETFs offers funds that utilize novel approaches to investing which help investors build better portfolios. Exponential ETFs strategies include the American Customer Satisfaction ETF (ACSI) and Reverse Cap Weighted U.S. Large Cap ETF (RVRS). Backed by over 30 years of ETF industry experience, Exponential ETFs are built and managed using the industry’s best practices from some of the industry’s best minds. Exponential ETFs is committed to providing investors with unique products that enhance the investment landscape through transparent and systematic processes, providing differentiated results through a differentiated approach. Visit us at exponentialetfs.com.
Fidelity’s mission is to inspire better futures and deliver better outcomes for the customers and businesses we serve. With assets under administration of $6.8 trillion, including managed assets of $2.4 trillion as of December 31, 2017, we focus on meeting the unique needs of a diverse set of customers: helping more than 26 million people invest their own life savings, 23,000 businesses manage employee benefit programs, as well as providing more than 12,500 financial advisory firms with investment and technology solutions to invest their own clients’ money. Privately held for 70 years, Fidelity employs more than 40,000 associates who are focused on the long-term success of our customers. Visit us at www.fidelity.com.
FTSE Russell is a leading global index provider creating and managing a wide range of indexes, data and analytic solutions. Asset owners, asset managers, ETF providers and investment banks have chosen FTSE Russell indexes to benchmark their investment performance and create investment funds, ETFs, structured products and index-based derivatives. Visit us at www.ftserussell.com.
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Goldman Sachs Asset Management is one of the world's leading investment managers. With more than 2,000 professionals across 30 offices worldwide, GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries and geographies. Our investment solutions include fixed income, money markets, public equity, commodities, hedge funds, private equity and real estate. Our clients access these solutions through our proprietary strategies, strategic partnerships and our open architecture programs. Our investment teams represent over 650 investment professionals, capitalizing on the market insights, risk management expertise and technology of Goldman Sachs. We help our clients navigate today's dynamic markets and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. We extend these global capabilities to the world's leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family offices, for whom we invest or advise on more than $1 trillion of assets. Visit us at www.GSAMFunds.com/ETFs.
GraniteShares is an independent, fully funded ETF company headquartered in New York City and backed by Bain Capital Ventures. The firm seeks to launch disruptive ETFs. GraniteShares’ focus is on products that bring the excitement back to investing, using new ideas, innovative structures and low cost. William Rhind, founder and CEO, is an established ETF entrepreneur with more than 16 years of experience in the industry. GraniteShares currently has four, low cost, K-1 free, commodity, physical gold and physical platinum ETFs, and a U.S. High Income ETF, all trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Visit us at www.graniteshares.com.
OppenheimerFunds Inc., a leader in global asset management, is dedicated to providing solutions, such as ETFs, for its partners and end investors. OppenheimerFunds, including its subsidiaries, manages more than $251.3 billion in assets for over 13 million shareholder accounts, including sub-accounts, as of February 28, 2018. Visit us at www.oppenheimerfunds.com.
ROBO Global is the creator of the ROBO Global Robotics & Automation Index Series, which provides comprehensive, transparent and diversified benchmarks representing the value chain of robotics, automation and artificial intelligence. ROBO Global indices are used by a variety of investment vehicles listed on multiple exchanges around the world. The index is comprised of over 80 stocks across 12 subsectors focused on the entire robotics and automation value chain. The stocks include rapidly developing companies in the global robotics and automation industry. Based in Dallas, Texas, and present globally, the firm leverages the vast expertise of its leadership team and strategic industry advisors to help investors capture the growth and return opportunities that robotics, automation and AI presents across nearly every industry and every geography worldwide. Visit us at www.roboglobal.com.
TrimTabs Asset Management (TTAM) is a money management firm focused on alpha-oriented strategies and has managed ETFs since 2011. Our methodology is informed by two decades of proprietary research, as well as conducting groundbreaking real-time analysis of equity market liquidity, free cash flow, and macroeconomic trends. TTAM’s two ETFs are the TrimTabs All Cap US Free-Cash-Flow ETF (TTAC) and the TrimTabs All Cap International Free-Cash-Flow ETF (TTAI). TTAM’s senior management is one of the most veteran teams in the business, averaging over 35 years in investment industry experience.
XTF delivers a comprehensive suite of reference and analytics data across ETFs, helping investors research and evaluate the multi-assetclass ETF market. XTF data is sourced directly from fund sponsors, custodians and exchanges, with derived data calculated using rules-based methodologies, providing clients with objective and accurate analytics. Visit us at www.xtf.com.