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Make the Trend Your Friend.

Explore the 9 trends reshaping our industry.

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The Simple Truth

A President's insightful review of the ETF industry

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Introducing Core Select Bond ETF.


Leveraging over 40 years of Northern Trust fixed income expertise.


Rethinking Ultra-Short Duration Investing.

When the goal is to manage liquidity, investors are looking for safety of principal, income and access to funds.

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Aligning Values and Performance.


The integration approach to ESG.


Investment Solutions

FlexShares® offers investor-centric ETFs specifically designed with real-world goals in mind. Each pursues distinct primary and secondary investment outcomes to help meet a variety of investment needs such as capital appreciation, risk management, income generation and liquidity management.

Capital Appreciation

Equity and related strategies that attempt to replicate the performance outcomes of investing in growth-seeking assets.

Target Outcome:

  • Seek Growth with Purpose

Risk Management

Investment strategies that look to manage specific factor-related risks and mitigate portfolio risks.

Target Outcome:

  • Seek to Manage Risk

Income Generation

Investment strategies that attempt to replicate the performance outcomes of investing in income-generating assets.

Target Outcome

  • Seek Income for Expected Needs

Liquidity Management

Income strategies featuring cash-plus and fixed income solutions with flexible guidelines.

Target Outcome

  • Seek Liquidity and Flexibility


FlexShares ETFs

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Let's Talk Factor-Based Investing

Learn about factor-based investing and how FlexShares ETFs combine the benefits of factors historically found in actively managed funds with passive index management.

A New Approach to Fixed Income

Innovation in Fixed Income Investing –
A New Way to Keep "Score."

The Growth Potential of the Natural Resources Market

GUNR is designed to give investors a convenient way to participate in the potential rising global demand for natural resources through a focus on the upstream segment.

    Featured Insights

    Inflation Scenario Planning

    Planning for potential inflation with TIPS, GUNR and NFRA.

    How to Invest in Turbulent Times?

    Quality may be the answer.

    Historical Perspective on ESG Investing

    Seven distinct approaches to ESG investing have emerged over time - learn more about them and our integration approach.

    The Case for Quality

    The Importance of Measuring Dividend Quality.

    A Global Leader

    FlexShares Product Lineup

    FlexShares ETFs - Different, by design.

    Flexible Indexing

    Learn about Flexible Indexing, our investor-centric approach to nontraditional index strategies.

    Everything You Wanted to Know About ETFs

    Looking for a short primer on ETFs? Learn about this dynamic product that is taking the investing public by storm.

    ETFs vs. Mutual Funds: The Same, But (Very) Different

    Evaluation of the differences between ETFs and mutual funds.