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ETF Exchange-Traded Funds

11/09/2017 | 8:09 AM  The number of software companies listing on the ASX has jumped in recent years, and while the gains to be made can be spectacular, so too can the losses.

29/08/2017 | 9:28 AM  The world's third-biggest economy, and until recently Asia's sleeping giant, has started to awaken and investors are taking notice.

28/08/2017 | 8:22 AM  Outperformance is one of the biggest attractions of smart-beta ETFs, followed by lower costs compared to actively managed funds, according to VanEck Australia's Arian Neiron.

21/08/2017 | 8:33 AM  With SMSFs investing around one-quarter of their assets in cash, and with some retail investors holding much more, it's worth examining the returns on different cash investments.

21/08/2017 | 8:33 AM  As an increasing number of less experienced investors turn to ETFs as a starting point for their portfolios, it helps to know the basics, BetaShares says.

14/08/2017 | 8:33 AM  Each of these exchange-traded funds offer relatively safe spots to park your money, but you should understand the vehicles' underlying assets and other details.

09/08/2017 | 8:33 AM  A plethora of cash, short-term, and floating rate ETFs launched recently, all offering relatively safe parking spots for your money.

08/08/2017 | 8:33 AM  The technology sector has presented a wealth of opportunities to investors, though market euphoria has pushed many US tech companies to stretched valuations which may not stand the test of time.

25/07/2017 | 8:33 AM  Are exchange-traded fund flows inflating a dangerous bubble, or simply a natural market reaction to higher fees from the active fund universe?

11/07/2017 | 8:33 AM  The flows into passive and quasi-passive vehicles are having a distortive effect on markets and this is prone, as always, to sudden reversals.

26/06/2017 | 8:33 AM  Investors should consider style-exposures they would like in their portfolios, explains Jonathan Shead, head of portfolio strategists, Asia Pacific, State Street Global Advisors.

20/06/2017 | 8:33 AM  Any outperformance of active managers fails to offset their much longer periods of underperformance, argues BetaShares chief economist, David Bassanese.

16/06/2017 | 8:33 AM  While traditional exchange-traded funds continue their rapid growth, this newer breed of exchange-traded products is gaining its own momentum.

14/06/2017 | 8:33 AM  With more than $27 billion in Australian exchange-traded products at March 31, investor interest in the listed vehicles remains strong.

01/06/2017 | 8:33 AM  Investors that go against the natural market-cap-weighting process begin to stack the deck against themselves--but is the traditional approach always best?

01/06/2017 | 8:33 AM  Regardless of whether the US market continues its bull run, diversifying internationally will likely remain an appealing prospect for Australian investors.

22/05/2017 | 8:33 AM  The inclusion of China A-shares in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index would result in investors benefitting from the performance of some of China's most important companies.

11/05/2017 | 8:33 AM  The composition of the Australian ETP market has changed, with new asset classes, strategic-beta vehicles, active vehicles, and other non-traditional products having launched.

08/05/2017 | 8:33 AM  There are several reasons behind the surging popularity of exchange-traded funds, including their ability to deliver tax advantages over actively managed funds.

26/04/2017 | 8:33 AM  Contrary to popular belief, history has shown that global listed infrastructure securities can perform well following an interest rate hike.

12/04/2017 | 8:33 AM  With views mixed on whether the current bull market has much puff left, investors may want to position their portfolios to insulate against a market shock should it arrive.

28/03/2017 | 8:33 AM  It should come as no surprise that ETFs have moved into the limelight and are providing attractive ways for investors to achieve low-cost small-cap exposure.

27/03/2017 | 8:33 AM  While the local ETF market's offerings may appear dull in comparison to those of the US, Australian funds are getting more diverse as managers seek to reach new investors.

14/03/2017 | 8:33 AM  Warren Buffett once again extolled the virtues of passive funds in his recent Berkshire Hathaway shareholder letter.

13/03/2017 | 8:33 AM  While it's difficult for Australians to invest directly in US shares and big name IPOs, managed funds and ETFs represent a good way to gain a diversified technology exposure.

07/03/2017 | 8:33 AM  The world's first fixed-income ETF manager discusses interest rates, technology trends and how far fixed-income ETF flows have left to run.



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Don’t overdo benchmark consideration Factor-based investing using ETFs 2 global themes that are finding favour among ETF investors