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Financial expert to release “The Australian Investor’s Guide to ETFs”

Leading financial analyst, David Bassanese, believes many Australian investors could revolutionise their portfolios – slashing costs and increasing simplicity – by discovering one of the best kept secrets Read more…

Three things you need to know when picking a country ETF

International investing has earned its place in portfolio construction, as both academic studies and real-world experience have supported the idea that investing outside the United States can improve returns and Read more…

A quick primer on ETF tax efficiency

Tax efficiency is one of the key benefits of exchange traded funds, but most investors would probably be hard-pressed to explain the details of how stock ETFs pull off this advantage. The answer has to do with Read more…

What are ETFs?

In the simplest terms, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) are funds that track indexes like the NASDAQ-100 Index, S&P 500, Dow Jones, etc. When you buy shares of an ETF, you are buying shares of a portfolio that Read more…

Thirteen ETFs every options trader must know

On most days, ETFs are among the most heavily-traded names in the investing world. This is a sure sign that active traders are using ETFs—a transparent, cost-effective way to trade market fluctuations–to gain Read more…

What is an ETF or Exchange Traded Fund?

Exchange Funds are investment funds developed in the late 1990′s to early 2000′s as an alternative to mutual funds. Initially the exchange traded funds tracked the major stock indexes such as the Dow Jones Read more…

Which ETF is right for you?

When doing your research on ETFs, read the prospectus and information found on the issuer’s website. There are many different types of ETFs, depending on what the fund is tracking but also how the securities are Read more…