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Mark Abssy

Mark Abssy is the Head of Indexing at Tematica Research focused on index and ETP development. He has product development/management experience with ETFs, ETNs, closed-end funds, mutual funds, listed derivatives and has been directly involved in the development of a number of innovative investment products across multiple issuers including FAN, HACK, SKYY, YYY, IPAY, ISRA, GAMR, CNCR, JGLD, DTOX in the US and ISPY, FOOD, CYBR, DIGI and DTOX in Europe. In his 25 year career he has held product development and management positions at NYSE|ICE, ISE ETF Ventures, Morgan Stanley, Fidelity Investments and Loomis Sayles.  He received a BSBA from Northeastern University with a focus in Finance and International Business.
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Recent Articles By The Author

If You Want an ETF to Build 'Momentum,' Then Ask for BOB

'MOMO' strategies are all the rage, and this exchange-traded fund tries to ride it. Let's see if the Merlyn.AI Best-of-Breed Core Momentum ETF lives up.

Hedge Your Bets With This ETF

Here's why the 'long/short' ASYMetric S&P 500 exchange-traded fund would make sense for investors right now.

Today on Real Money Pro

Let's Put the IQ Healthy Hearts ETF Through Its Paces

A closer look at the fund's composition leads to a few head-scratchers, but most of the names seem to fairly represent its focus.

Long Story Short: This First Trust ETF Has a Lot to Like

Let's take a deep dive into the First Trust Long/Short Equity exchange-traded fund, which looks to make gains on shorted stocks as well as additional profit from levered positions.

Separating the WEAT From the Chaff on Commodity-Based ETFs

If you're looking for a simple way to access commodity markets these ETFs provide that exposure.

Tuesday on Real Money Pro

Which of These Gaming ETFs Can Take Your Portfolio to the Next Level?

Let's compare two eSports exchange-traded funds to see the one that scores the highest.

These 2 ETFs Boast Shelter From Volatility, but at What Cost?

Here we compare the Fidelity Low Volatility Factor ETF and Deltashares S&P 500 Managed Risk ETF to the SPY fund -- and remind that volatility goes two ways, down and up.

This Fund Has a Tough Job: Making Sure You're HAPY

Harbor Capital has teamed with research firm and index provider Irrational Capital to value companies based on what they're doing for their employees. Let's see if it makes us smile.

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