Features and News

The Exchange-Traded Hedge Fund

A new filing by ETF upstart Deutsche Bank straddles the line between ETF and hedge fund, and delivers some impressive historical returns.

ETF Report

 RSP splits in four

Reflecting its strong outperformance since inception three years ago, Rydex S&P Equal Weight ETF (RSP) split its shares four-for-one at the end of April.

ETF Report

 Blue chip index for Egypt

Dow Jones launched its CASE Egypt Titans 20 index mid-April to track the perform­ance of the 20 blue chips on the Cairo and Alexandria Stock exchanges.

ETF Report

 Pick your poison - What large cap rally?

Remember the largecap rally that has been on every prognosticator's lips for the past few years? Well, we're still waiting.

ETF Report

 ETFR’s Expert Portfolios - 1Q review

At the end of this year's first quarter, all the major indexes were up, a welcome change to three consecutive years of first quarter declines.

ETF Report

 Crude realities

Even though oil prices more than tripled since late 2001, most investors could watch but not partake.

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No End In Sight

The options explosion shows no signs of slowing. Plus, a move to penny pricing is coming soon.

Features and News

Potemkin Village

Does anyone believe shareholders are in charge of companies they own? The myth of who runs corporations and mutual funds.