First Look ETF: Recent Mutual Fund To ETF Conversions + Is Growth Stock Investing Dead?

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In this episode, we examine the new ETFs from New York Life's IndexIQ lineup that target growth stocks (IWFG and IWLG). Plus, you'll learn about recent mutual fund to ETF conversions by JPMorgan Asset Management (JIRE, JMEE, and JPRE) and the buzz around its high yield focused ETF ticker symbol JEPI.

The guest lineup for this episode includes:

  • Douglas Yones, ChFC, Head of Exchange Traded Products at NYSE.
  • Barry Peters, Managing Director, Winslow Capital.
  • Bryon Lake, Global Head of ETF Solutions at J.P. Morgan Asset Management.

Video Length: 00:15:02


  • 0:00 - Show starts here.
  • 0:22 - ETF investing strategies to be covered.
  • 0:37 - NYSE recap of latest ETF trends.
  • 3:10 - Program reminders.
  • 3:20 - Is growth stock investing dead?
  • 3:45 - New growth ETFs from IndexIQ.
  • 5:38 - How semi-transparent ETFs work.
  • 6:40 - Sneak peek at holdings inside IWFG and IWLG.
  • 9:38 - JPMorgan successfully converts mutual funds to ETF structure.
  • 11:04 - Examining JIRE and JMEE.
  • 12:13 - The buzz around JEPI.
  • 14:09 - Program wrap-up.
  • 14:37 - Show conclusion.

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Disclosure: First Look ETF is sponsored by the New York Stock Exchange.

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