Features and News

2003 Year-End Review

Best and worst performing funds in 2003, index returns, and more.

Journal Of Indexes

Around The World Of ETFs

Journal Of Indexes

Fidelity Launches First ETF

Fidelity Launches First ETF Mutual fund giant Fidelity Investments entered the burgeoning exchange-traded funds (ETF) industry with the introduction of an exchange- traded fund based on the Nasdaq Composite Index. The ETF began trading in early October on Nasdaq under the symbol ONEQ. Fidelity also launched a traditional index fund tied to the Nasdaq Composite Index.

ETF Report

 When VIX Heads South

Investment strategies for low-volatility times

ETF Report

 US EXCHANGE-TRADED FUNDS Week ending November 14 2003

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.

ETF Report

 ICI Recommends Reforms to Combat Timing Abuses

The Investment Company Institute at the end of October recommended three fundamental reforms—combining Securities and Exchange Commission and individual mutual fund actions-to combat late trading and market timing abuses.

ETF Report

 ETFr Databanks December 2003

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.

ETF Report

 Updates December 2003

An ETF invests in dividend-yielding basket of stocks