Mark Abssy has spent the last 15 years developing indexes and helping new issuers bring thematic ETFs to market including FAN, HACK, SKYY, YYY, IPAY, ISRA, GAMR, CNCR, JGLD, DTOX in the US and ISPY, FOOD, CYBR, DIGI and DTOX in Europe. Over his 30-year career in financial services, he’s held many roles in short-term investments, mutual funds, and CEFs and ETFs at large investment firms like Morgan Stanley, Fidelity Investments, and Loomis Sayles. Abyss is also the founder of All You Can ETF, LLC.
Abssy has been contributing to TheStreet Real Money since 2021. His coverage focuses on thematic investing and ETFs. His experience developing indexes and helping new issuers bring ETFs to market helps him uncover the best ETFs available for his followers.
He received a BSBA from Northeastern University with a focus in Finance and International Business. Outside of work, Abssy can be found coaching rugby or working on his photography skills.
Recent Articles By The Author
This Fund Seems a Bit Lost in the Metaverse
If you 'love' virtual reality, you might like the iShares Future Metaverse Tech and Communications ETF.
A New ETF 'Engine' Is Driving Shareholder Activism
Let's see how the Engine No. 1 Supply Chain ETF might chain the way products are made in the U.S. and how investors might just cash in.
This Exchange-Traded Fund Is All About a 'Change' to Value
As the prospects for value strategies look better as the economy and the Fed's stance take shape, the newly listed Cambiar Investors Aggressive Value ETF appears right on time.
This Fund Might Just Be 'Stacked' in Your Favor
Let's look a the newly issued Return Stacked Bonds & Managed Futures ETF.
When It Comes to Politics and ETFs, If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em
Surprise! Lawmakers, no matter the party, are not exempt from insider-trading laws, just like the rest of us. But we can all invest in these two new exchange-traded funds.
You Can Defy the Fed, but Don't Expect These Funds to Defy Gravity
The Roundhill MEME, SoFi Web3, Proshares Metaverse and other 'innovation'-type exchange-traded fund names are up in January, but do you really expect them to stay up? Here's how I'd play them, if I were to play them.
Want Exposure to the Collateralized Loan Obligation Market? Check Out This ETF
Asset manager Panagram Structured Asset Management launched the fund just a few days ago.
In the Wild World of Crypto, a Wild Bitcoin Play Is the Best Call
The situation for bitcoin investors right now is tough, but as we look at the crypto exchange-traded funds and the digital currency, I see one good 'option.'
At 30, This ETF Is Still the Gift That Keeps on Giving
Have your cake and eat it too, as we celebrate the birthday of this fund.
With Fintech ETFs, Where Should You Put Your Cash?
Let's see how the ETFMG Prime Mobile Payments exchange-traded fund and Amplify Emerging Markets FinTech ETF stack up against the Ark Fintech Innovation ETF and Global X FinTech ETF.