ETF Report

 ETFR Databank December 2006

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.

Features and News

Got A Yen For Yen?

Rydex readies a Yen currency ETF, pushing aside the challenges of interest rate deficits.

ETF Report

 ETFR Databank November 2006

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.

ETF Report

 ETFR Databank October 2006

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.

ETF Report

 ETFR Databank September 2006

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.

Journal Of Indexes

AROUND THE WORLD OF ETFS

Exchange - Traded Notes

Barclays Bank PLC, a division of Barclays PLC, won approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to launch a new kind of security that straddles the line between structured debt and ETFs. Dubbed " i Path ETNs," the new products trade like ETFs but use a debt-based struct u re that changes the tax implications, risks and arbitrage opportunities on the funds.

ETF Report

 Risky business, or is it

A notoriously volatile market, foreign exchange has been perceived as a risky way for non-professionals to seek profits, in part because the professionals who dominate the market are levered up. Investors who want to make bets on currency movements without having to open an online FX account or a futures account can now trade a host of unlevered currencies on the New York Stock Exchange by going long or short Rydex Investments new CurrencyShares.

ETF Report

 ETFR Databank August 2006

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.