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Top And Bottom ETF Performers, First Half

The Market Vectors Steel (AMEX: SLX) turned in the best first-halfperformance of any exchange-traded fund (ETF), posting a 42.46 percentrise since January. That easily topped the nearest competition, theiShares Brazil (NYSE: EWZ) fund, which turned in a 30.8% return.Clearly, metals, energy and emerging markets were the places to be forthe first half of this year.

ETF Report

 March madness

Journal Of Indexes

Exchange-Traded Funds Corner

Largest New ETFs Sorted By Total Net Assets in $US millions
Covers funds launched July 1, 2006 - March 21, 200

Journal Of Indexes

Exchange-Traded Funds Corner

Largest New ETFs
Covers funds launched September 1, 2006 - February 16, 2007

ETF Report

 The right ETF for the job

It’s not the product, it’s what it does in the portifolio

ETF Report

 Global sector iShares trade

Five new global sector iShares began trading on the New York Stock Exchange at the end of September.

Journal Of Indexes

AROUND THE WORLD OF ETFS

Go-Go GSCI

BGI launched its long-awaited commodities ETF onto the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The new iShares GSCI Commodity- Indexed Trust trades under the ticker symbol "GSG," and tracks the performance of the GSCI Excess Return Index.