Silver ETF Overview

Silver ETFs provide exposure to silver prices through derivatives or actual stores of silver as well as the equity of the silver miners. Similar to gold, because silver has been used as a unit of exchange throughout history, investors consider silver a safe haven asset in times of distress. However, silver has a large number of industrial uses as well.

ETF Strategist Corner

ETF Hits & Misses For 2016

Some areas of the market saw big turnarounds—for better and for worse.

Features and News

Friday Hot Reads: 2016 A Vintage Year For Bitcoin

Is Schwab Intelligent Advisory a threat to independent financial advisors?

Features and News

Top Performing ETFs Of The Year

Despite a year of surprises, these 10 ETFs surged by 50% or more.

Daily ETF Watch

ETF Watch: Direxion, Goldman Sachs Launch New Funds

Direxion debuts a new Bull/Bear 2X pair, while Goldman rolls out a fixed-income ETF.

ETF Report

 The Golden & Silver ETF Year

Not only have gold- and silver-related ETFs been the leaders in performance, they’ve also attracted more new assets than any other ETF group, by far.

Podcasts

ETF.com Podcast: Large Caps Fade As Gold Shines

Mid- and small-caps rev up while the yellow metal continues to sparkle.

Features and News

The Golden & Silver ETF Year

Not only have gold- and silver-related ETFs been the leaders in performance, they have also attracted more new assets than any other ETF group, by far.

Podcasts

ETF.com Podcast: Some Common Themes Forming This Year For ETF Returns & Flows

Gold and silver miners dominate performance, safe-haven ETFs in high demand.

ETF Report

 Midyear Report: Best & Worst Performing ETFs Of 2016

Precious metals miners dominated the top 10 ETFs in terms of performance after gold has a stellar first five months of 2016.