ETFbahn aims to provide easy access to ETFs in the MFDA world. Notably, ETFbahn would make it possible for mutual fund dealers and their advisors to include ETFs in their clients' portfolios without having to set up the necessary compliance and back-office infrastructure required. The new platform-agnostic system would make it possible for dealer firms to sell ETFs without having to set up the necessary compliance and back-office infrastructure. Read more
Operational roadblocks preventing mutual-fund dealers from offering exchange-traded funds to their clients are being cleared on multiple fronts. An important new development on the road to expanded ETF access for investors is a soon to be unveiled trading system that has been branded as ETFbahn.