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State Street Global Advisors names former Fidelity exec O'Hanley CEO

March 31, 2015

Ronald O'Hanley was named president and CEO of State Street Global Advisors, effective in April, said SSgA spokeswoman Alicia Curran Sweeney. Mr. O'Hanley will replace Scott Powers, who plans to retire later this year. Mr. O'Hanley left Fidelity...

O'Hanley has work cut out for him at State Street Global Advisors

April 10, 2015

Ronald P. O'Hanley faces big challenges now that he is CEO of State Street Global Advisors. Mr. O'Hanley on April 1 replaced Scott Powers, marking his return to money management after quitting as president of asset management and corporate services...

TD Ameritrade to bolster lineup of commission-free ETFs

October 16, 2017

TD Ameritrade has expanded its commission-free exchange-traded funds platform to 296 from 100, effective Oct. 17. The participating ETF providers are AGFiQ QuantShares, First Trust Portfolios, iShares ETFs, J.P. Morgan Asset Management, PowerShares...

State Street's Brie Williams: How financial advisers can protect clients with cognitive decline

July 7, 2017

Advisers need to take note of changes in their clients’ behaviors as they age, and help protect them from unnecessary financial fraud or loss, according to Brie Williams, head of practice management at State Street Global Advisors.

State Street's Brie Williams: The story behind the 'Fearless Girl' statue

June 22, 2017

The idea started with the creation of a statue to coincide with International Women's Day, and the results surpassed expectations, according to Brie Williams, head of practice management at State Street Global Advisors.

State Street cuts fees, renames 15 ETFs

October 16, 2017

State Street Global Advisors has lowered the expense ratio of 15 of its exchange-traded funds – one by 48 basis points – and renamed them SPDR Portfolio ETFs. Three of the funds will track new indexes, SSGA said in a release. Expense ratios...

How are retirement plan participants reacting to market volatility?

February 3, 2016

Fredrik Axsater of State Street Global Advisors explains why retirement savers' reactions to the recent volatility have been muted, and describes some effective communication methods for plan advisers.

Stock, bond inflows reach $47.2 billion

January 29, 2008

Stock and bond funds recorded net inflows of $47.2 billion in December, according to data from the Boston-based Financial Research Corp. Domestic equity funds led the way, posting net inflows of $29.2 billion, followed by International/Global...

State Street launches BRIC ETF

June 22, 2007

State Street Global Advisors said that its SPDR Standard & Poor's BRIC 40 ETF will begin trading on the American Stock Exchange today. The new ETF seeks to track the S&P BRIC 40 index, which includes 40 leading companies, representing the largest...

Genworth picks State Street as manager

February 12, 2009

Genworth Financial Wealth Management Inc. of Pleasant Hill, Calif., today selected State Street Global Advisors of Boston to manage a series of six tactical-asset-allocation portfolios using State Street’s SPDR exchange traded funds. These...

Record $132 billion flowed into ETFs in first quarter

April 4, 2017

Inflows into exchange-traded funds totaled a record-breaking $132 billion from January through March, beating the previous record of $106 billion set in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to State Street Global Advisors. Inflows of $35.5...

Domestic ETF assets dip $8 billion

December 10, 2007

Total assets in all exchange traded funds at the end of November dropped to $576 billion from $584 billion at the end of October, according to data released today from State Street Global Advisors of Boston. Despite the drop in assets, 26 new...

State Street unveils three ETFs

February 6, 2006

State Street Global Advisors, the investment management arm of State Street Corporation, unveiled three SPDR(R) exchange-traded funds on the American Stock Exchange(R) (Amex(R)). They are: SPDR Biotech (XBI), SPDR Homebuilders (XHB) and SPDR...

General Electric 401(k) participants sue over poor-performing GE Asset Management funds

September 28, 2017

Three participants in General Electric Co.'s 401(k) plan filed a lawsuit against the company, alleging it violated the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 by breaching its fiduciary duties. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court...

SPDR man touts new ETFs

October 5, 2007

The first exchange traded funds giving investors access to international bonds began trading today, State Street Global Advisors of Boston announced. "The SPDR Lehman International Treasury Bond ETF offers unmatched fixed-income diversification...

Shipman tapped as Brownback adviser

March 16, 2007

Presidential candidate Sam Brownback, R.-Kan., has appointed former State Street Global Advisors principal William Shipman to be special adviser on Social Security Reform. Mr. Shipman, who headed the Boston-based State Street Global Advisors...

ETF assets down as shares increase

August 11, 2008

U.S. exchange traded fund assets totaled about $575 billion as of June 30, down 5.4% from the beginning of the year, according to a report released today by State Street Global Advisors of Boston. The drop in assets is attributable to declining...

State Street investigated in bond fund improprieties

April 30, 2009

Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin is investigating claims that State Street Corp. misled clients about the risk associated with one of its bond funds. “There is an ongoing investigation,” said Brian McNiff, a spokesman...

State Street adds two consultants

July 23, 2007

State Street Global Advisors has added Gregory Zipoli and Christopher Logue as regional consultants in its Intermediary Business Group. Mr. Zipoli, who will be based in Chicago, will focus on supporting the registered investment adviser and...

SSgA venture partnership seeks investments

December 12, 2006

State Street Global Alliance LLC, a strategic venturing partnership owned by State Street Global Advisors and a Dutch pension fund, today said the partners have committed $100 million in acquisition capital and $1 billion in seed capital to...

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