Journal Of Indexes

AROUND THE WORLD OF ETFs

SPY Crosses $100 Billion Mark
In early February, “SPY,” the very first U.S.-listed exchange-traded fund, became the first ETF to gather more than $100 billion, almost 19 years after its launch, putting it in the company of some of the more legendary U.S. mutual funds and making it the perfect metaphor for an ETF industry that’s on a roll.

ETF Report

 iShares Debuts Commodity-Stock ETFs

In early February, iShares launched five separate equities focused on commodities.

The five funds and their expense ratios are: