ETF Report

 EXCHANGE-TRADED FUNDS Week ending November 16 2001

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

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 ETFolios: Guardian configures ETF portfolios

While exchange-traded funds haven’t crossed the radar of many professional money managers who primarily put together portfolios of mutual funds for retail investors, a firm in Canada is set to change their thinking.

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 All Eyes are on Active ETFs in 2002

Sharpen your pencils. The Securities and Exchange Commission on November 15 issued its long-anticipated concept release for actively managed exchange-traded funds.

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 Fortune makes indexing its business

Fortune Indexes began operations in December 1999 under the company’s general umbrella of “new business ventures.”

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 EXCHANGE-TRADED FUNDS Week ending October 19 2001

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

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 Spiders Land in Europe

The Standard & Poor’s Depositary Receipts (ticker: SPY), launched in 1993 and based on the S&P 500, is the oldest, the largest and one of the best known ETFs in the world.

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 Smaller ETFs Gaining Ground

Though the growth of exchange-traded funds has been driven by a few strong products, a dramatic reversal of fortunes in US equity markets is casting a spotlight on smaller ETFs in sectors and strategies that have been gaining favor with investors.

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 Another BGI Canada ETF launch

Barclays Global Investors Canada has launched its 11th ETF, this one tracking MSCI’s International Equity Index. The iUnits MSCI International Equity Index RSP Fund (ticker: TSE:XIN), which trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange, has a management expense ratio of 0.35%.