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 China and gold lead volatile markets

China and gold lead volatile markets

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Preferring ETFs

PowerShares files for seven more ETFs with the SEC, tapping into new kinds of assets, including preferred stock.

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 PowerShares' ETF avalanche

PowerShares, the innovative Wheaton, Ill-based company that was the first ETF provider to bring the ETF industry one step closer to actively managed ETFs, has filed for 31 (count 'em) new ETFs including 10 RAFI-branded ETFs, 16 Intellidexes, and five stand-alones.

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Clean Energy Redux

Nasdaq and Clean Edge team up to develop a new clean energy index, tracking one of the hottest sectors of the market. Is it different from Wilderhill?

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 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.

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 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)

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 Amvescap buys PowerShares

It has been one of the more interesting questions rattling around the ETF industry for some time.

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Powershares To Launch Eight Sector Funds

The rapidly expanding ETF outfit sets its sights on the sector market. Is it stretching itself too thin?