As of November 17, the DB Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy Portfoliounderwent a name change and is now referred to as the PowerShares Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy No K-1 Portfolio.
On February 1, 2017, Phocas Financial Corporation will no longer serve as subadvisor to the Wells Fargo Large Company Value Fund. Analytic Investors, LLC will replace Phocas Financial Corporation and Dennis Bein, Harindra de Silva and Ryan Brown will be added as PMs of the fund. The fund will also update its principal investment strategies and annual fund operating expenses on the aforementioned date.
On December 14, the SPDR Russell 1000 Low Volatility ETF will become the SPDR SSGA US Large Cap Low Volatility Index ETF. The fund will also shift its strategy and begin to track the SSGA US Large Cap Low Volatility Index. Likewise, the SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility ETF will become the SPDR SSGA US Small Cap Low Volatility Index ETF and will begin to track the SSGA US Small Cap Low Volatility Index.
Teresa Zhengis now a PM of the Deutsche X-trackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF and the Deutsche X-trackers Harvest CSI 500 China A-Shares Small Cap ETF.
Aaron Cooper Putnam Investments Director of Research and Portfolio Manager
Cozad Asset Management, Inc is launching the Cozad Small Cap Value Fund.
Gabelli Funds, LLC is launching the Gabelli ESG NextShares, the Gabelli All Cap NextShares, the Gabelli Equity Income NextShares, the Gabelli Small and Mid Cap Value NextShares and the Gabelli Media Mogul NextShares.
On January 24, 2017, the Nuveen Tactical Market Opportunities Fundand the Nuveen Symphony Dynamic Credit Fundand the Nuveen Global Total Return Bond Fund will terminate and liquidate.
Check our last Filings For Fundsters column (previously called Stork and Reaper) for more SEC filing updates. For the latest new hires and fund launches, explore our Follow The Fundsters and New Fund Fuss columns. If you have a fund filing, a mutual fund launch, a product change or a new hire that you would like to announce, please contact the MFWire team at email@example.com.