Features and News

Commodity ETFs YTD: Solar Funds Shine

No single sector survived the first three quarters of 2013 without some damage, but some fared much better than others.

ETF.com Analysis

Choosing The Right Copper ETP

Navigating the complex sea of ETP offerings to select the exposure that’s right for you.

ETF Report

 Global X Joins Dorsey Wright Platform

Global X Funds will now offer a group of its funds on the Dorsey Wright platform. The Global Opportunities Portfolio will consist of seven of Global X’s 35 ETFs, in a mix that relies on Dorsey Wright’s technical-analysis-focused, relative-strength approach. Terms weren’t disclosed.

ETF.com Analysis

Metal ETFs To Mine For

If you read my last blog, you know I’m not conceding a double-dip recession, and I wanted to add metals to my list of sectors worth looking at.

Features and News

Global X Joins Dorsey Wright Platform

With a new agreement with Dorsey Wright, Global X shows signs of growing up.

Features and News

McCall’s Call: The Rising-Rates Toolbox

Rates look likely to rise, but is your portfolio ready?

ETF Report

 Copper: Let’s Get Physical

In short order, physically backed ETFs have conquered the precious metals space, trouncing their futures- and equities-backed competition. The eight bullion-based trusts currently available in the States make up a combined $72 billion in assets under management, or a whopping 75 percent of all assets in U.S. commodities ETFs.1 Granted, most of that investment goes to the $54 billion SPDR Gold Trust (NYSE Arca: GLD), now the world’s second-largest ETF. But in terms of raw popularity, no other type of commodity fund even comes close to the bullion-backed trust.