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Christian Magoon
Works at YieldShares
Attended Wheaton College


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Mutual fund and ETF companies have been experimenting with social media for about four years. The latest Rock The Boat Marketing blog post comments on 5 ways the business has been changed for the better.   #finserv
I couldn’t get enough of the coverage this week of the 25 th birthday of the World Wide ...
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Meet "Winkdex," the new bitcoin index from the Winklevoss brothers designed to be tracked by a future exchange-traded fund (ETF). #bitcoin   #etf   #winklevoss   #investing  
Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, famous for their legal battle with the Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, have created a financial index that provides a regularly updated figure for the price of Bitcoin.
Worthwhile article and supporting graphs attempting to forecast the future growth of ETFs. #etf   #funds   #investing  
Exchange-traded fund assets will top mutual fund assets within 10 years, and we’re making ETF Analytics free. Here’s why.
Bitcoin now an asset that can be tracked by Mint. #bitcoinnews   #bitcoin  
"There are now 12 million Bitcoin in circulation and 60,000 merchants accepting it via Coinbase. ... We felt like it was something we couldn't ignore anymore."
Active management but at a relatively low cost. A new group of ETFs tackling this unlikely combination. #etfs   #investing  
Interesting article that compares investing in an ETF of closed-end funds (CEFs) to buying a Groupon. Both share an approach that focuses on discounts. #etfs   #exchangetradedfunds   #groupon   #closedendfund   #investing  
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Over the long term, sectors like Aerospace & Defense and U.S. Energy Infrastructure should benefit from Russia's move into the Ukraine.  #ukrainecrisis   #aerospaceindustry   #energyindustry   #etf  
2014 has already been a great year for ETF investors. #etf   #investing  #funds #401k  
The largest ETF conference in the world - Inside ETFs - just concluded. Here are some of my takeaways from the ETF industry's version of the Super Bowl. #etfs   #exchangetradedfunds   #funds   #investing  
ETFs to surpass mutual fund assets in 10 years? These analysts at the Super Bowl of ETFs, the Inside ETFs conference, said that and more. #etfs   #funds   #investing brain trust forecasts $15.5T in exchange-traded assets in 10 years
First distribution declared for the YieldShares High Income ETF (YYY). #etfs   #investing   #dividends  
An ETF of closed-end funds (CEFs) launches with an appealing mix of low duration and high income. #etfs   #cefs   #investing  
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Founder YieldShares, CEO of Magoon Capital, ETF Expert
  • YieldShares
    Founder, 2013 - present
    Founder of ETF Sponsor YieldShares.
  • Magoon Capital
    CEO, present
    Founder of consulting firm advising new and existing ETF issuers.
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Founder YieldShares, CEO Magoon Capital, ETF Expert, Author & Speaker
Christian is Founder and CEO of ETF Sponsor YieldShares. He has launched more than 50 ETF products in the United States to date. 

Christian has been named one of "Five People to Watch in ETFs" by Institutional Investor, an "ETF Jedi" by Ignites and labeled an "ETF Pioneer" by Financial Planning Magazine. He is a Wall Street Journal Expert Panelist and was named one of the "Top 5 ETF Experts To Follow On Twitter" by ETF Database. In 2013 @ChristianMagoon was named as of of the "Best Tweets For Your Money," by the Wall Street Journal.
Bragging rights
@ChristianMagoon named "Best Tweets For Your Money" by Wall Street Journal
  • Wheaton College
  • Wheaton College
    Masters in Communications
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