The Bid: The $5 Trillion Technology Powering Your Portfolio
Call to your mind the image of the financier: what do you see? A pin-striped suited man reading a ticker tape, or a Gordon Gekko type screaming into a brick-shaped cell phone? One thing is for sure: the tech they’re using is hopelessly lame.
Yet Martin Small, Head of U.S. and Canada iShares, has a secret to share: times have changed. Many portfolios today harbor a technology that’s changing the way we look at investing. It’s called the exchange traded fund, and in this episode of The Bid, we’ll explore the ins and outs of its rapid rise.