Don’t Call them ‘Clones’: JEPI Imitators Aren’t Straight Copycats

The continued dominance of the largest actively managed ETF has led some shops to launch similar strategies, but deeming those strategies “clones” is something of a misnomer, analysts say. The ETF space is a “’me too’ type of place” so it isn’t surprising that firms would try to position their covered call ETFs as similar to the largest one, said Craig Kilgallen, director of relationship development at FUSE Research.

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Article published on January 5, 2024