The promotion comes as Exponential ETFs passes $250 million in
proprietary and sub-advised assets under management
ANN ARBOR, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/search?q=%24ACSI&src=ctag” target=”_blank”gt;$ACSIlt;/agt; lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/ETFs?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#ETFslt;/agt;–Exponential ETFs, a leading innovative exchange-traded fund (ETF) issuer
that brings unique investment ideas to market, has promoted Quantitative
Analyst Qiao Duan to the position of Portfolio Manager.
The promotion comes as Women in ETFs, a 4,600 member non-profit
organization that promotes and advances the development and leadership
of women working in the ETF industry, reaches its 5th anniversary.
“At just 26 years old, Qiao Duan is one of the youngest, if not the
youngest, female ETF portfolio manager in the industry,” said Deborah
Fuhr, who serves as a Managing Partner and Founder at ETFGI LLP and is a
founder and board member of Women in ETFs.
Ms. Duan, who is now believed to be the youngest female portfolio
manager in the ETF industry, first worked for Exponential ETFs as an
intern in 2016. She officially joined the firm in February 2017 and has
been responsible for managing research and analysis relating to all
Exponential ETF strategies.
Ms. Duan holds a Master’s degree in Quantitative Finance and Risk
Management from the University of Michigan, where she won the
Quantitative Program Merit Scholarship, and maintained a 4.0 GPA.
“Ms. Duan is a brilliant mathematician and portfolio manager, whose
talent and work ethic is on par with the most accomplished portfolio
managers in the world, of any age, and of any gender. We are lucky to
have such an exceptional talent managing our funds on behalf of our
investors,” said Phil Bak, CEO of Exponential ETFs.
Exponential ETFs, which offers the American Customer Satisfaction ETF
(ACSI) and Reverse Cap Weighted US Large Cap ETF (RVRS) among other
domestic equity, international equity and options strategies, has $250
million in proprietary and sub-advised assets under management.
About Exponential ETFs
Exponential ETFs provides unique products that enhance the investment
landscape through transparent and systematic processes, providing
differentiated results through a differentiated approach to help
investors build better portfolios. Exponential ETFs manages the American
Customer Satisfaction ETF (ACSI), the Reverse Cap Weighted U.S. Large
Cap ETF (RVRS), and builds and manages ETFs on behalf of select asset
managers through its operational and sub-advisory platforms.
Christina Stage, 734-821-6868