ETF Report

 DBC cuts expense ratio

Less than a month after launch, the Deustche Bank Commodities ETF cut its expense ratio from 1.90% to 1.30%.

ETF Report

 Yet another dividend ETF trades

First Trust Advisors, the firm that launched one of the three microcap ETFs last year and plans to launch two ETFs.

ETF Report

 Industry ETFs abound

Investors are about to be swamped with a bewildering number of subsector ETFs, all offering slightly different takes on thin slices of the market.

ETF Report

 WilderHill global energy index

With energy ETFs still racking up assets and volume, it's no wonder that the folks who created the US-focused WilderHill Clean Energy index (ECO)

Features and News

Home, Sweet (depreciating) Home?

My home is my castle, but I probably paid too much for it. Soon, I will be able to hedge myself against the end of the real estate bubble.

Features and News

Amex to Launch Oil ETF

The U.S. Oil Fund ETF to trade on the American Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol USO, says Wall Street Journal. Souces confirm news.

Features and News

All Google-y Eyed

Google shares soar as it joins the S&P 500. Some ask: Did S&P time the market? Plus, why the “index effect” is bogus where Google’s concerned.

Features and News

AMEX Going Public ... Eventually

The American Stock Exchange plans to follow the (by now) well-worth path towards the public market; plus, NYMEX and NYSE news.