Sector Expert: Richard Kang
Richard Kang has served as Emerging Global Advisors' CIO and director of research since September 2008. He began his career in 1995 at Guardian Timing Services, a Toronto-based hedge fund, and has since built and/or managed Affinity Financial Group, Meridian Global Investors, Quadrexx Asset Management and ETFx Indexes LLC. He has often been quoted in the media, and often serves as a chairman, moderator and panelist at industry conferences.
Small boutique firms are finding new ways to slice ETFs up and repackage them for investors who are taking an active approach to their investment funds, not simply buying and holding them. Richard Kang, CIO and director of research for New York-based Emerging Global Advisors, specializes in ETFs and says liquidity and more choices are responsible for record amounts of cash flowing into ETFs. In this Energy Report exclusive, Richard talks about his funds and some reasons niche ETFs are changing the investment landscape.