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QQQQ is the most heavily traded stock in the world, and SPY takes the title when volume is measured in cash terms. But which heavily traded ETFs rank highest when it comes to speed?

Journal Of Indexes

AROUND THE WORLD OF ETFS

Exchange - Traded Notes

Barclays Bank PLC, a division of Barclays PLC, won approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to launch a new kind of security that straddles the line between structured debt and ETFs. Dubbed " i Path ETNs," the new products trade like ETFs but use a debt-based struct u re that changes the tax implications, risks and arbitrage opportunities on the funds.

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SSgA Launches Six Sector Slivers

State Street Global Advisors continues the aggressive expansion of its ETF line-up, launching six sub-industry funds tied to hot areas of the market.

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 BGI's new subsectors trade

In early May, BGI launched 10 subsec-tor iShares tracking new US Dow Jones indexes.

Journal Of Indexes

From the Exchanges

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The SPDRs Web Get Bigger

State Street launches a huge expansion of its SPDRs platform, filing for 15 new “sub-industry” ETFs; plus, two more KBW Indexes.

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 Slim SPDRs on the march

Just when you thought PowerShares had cornered the industry level ETF market, industry ETFs are being offered left and right.

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 PHLX lists options on DJ ETFs

In early February, the Philadelphia Stock Exchange began trading options on four iShares tracking Dow Jones indexes.