Posts filed under “ETFs”

U.S. Equity Sector ETF Performance


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Category: ETFs, Investing, Markets

U.S. Equity Sector ETF Performance

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Category: ETFs, Markets, Think Tank

10 Key Trends Changing Investment Management

  Very nice big macro think piece from HSBC global research, looking at the key drivers of markets, psychology, asset prices and investing: Ten Key Trends Changing Investment Management 1. The search for yield. 2. The death – or rebirth – of equities 3. Risk minimising strategies 4. The growth of multi-asset 5. The shift…Read More

Category: ETFs, Investing, Psychology

ETF Comparison Tools

Popular ETFs Trading volume and market capitalization are the metrics that we’ve used to measure the popularity of ETFs. • Most Popular ETFs: Top 100 ETFs By Trading Volume • Largest ETFs: Top 100 ETFs By Assets ETFs by Cost An ETF’s expense ratio is a measure of the investor’s cost to hold the ETF…Read More

Category: ETFs, Investing

Do Exchange-Traded Funds Pose A Threat to Stability?

Exchange-Traded Funds Ozgur Emre Ergungor Cleveland Fed   ETFs are one of the most successful financial innovations of the last few decades. As a new, rapidly growing, and increasingly complex financial instrument, ETFs might raise concerns about the risk they pose to financial stability. While they do not seem to pose a threat at this…Read More

Category: ETFs, Think Tank

Mutual Funds & Managers to Avoid

> My Sunday Washington Post Business Section column is out. This morning, we look at The mutual funds and managers to avoid. Both the print and online versions shared the same headline. Here’s an excerpt from the column: “Many factors determine how well your investment returns do. The big ones are (1) how your holdings…Read More

Category: Apprenticed Investor, ETFs, Investing

The Best Funds 2012

Category: ETFs, Video

Bill Gross on Bonds, Mutual Funds & ETFs

Bill Gross, who runs the world’s biggest bond fund at Pacific Investment Management Co., discusses the bond market and investment strategy. He speaks with Trish Regan, Lisa Murphy and Adam Johnson on Bloomberg Television’s “Street Smart.”

Bloomberg, Feb. 23 2012

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Category: ETFs, Video


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Category: Digital Media, ETFs, Investing

A quick look at ETFs

The Financial Times – Look to history for profitable stockpicking The growth, proliferation and popularity of exchange traded funds has had consequences not all of which are beneficial. Today investors need no longer discern and analyse the differences between Exxon and Chevron since the Energy Select Sector ETF provides an opportunity to own both. And…Read More

Category: ETFs, Think Tank