Journal Of Indexes

Exchange-Traded Funds Corner

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Exp Ratio

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ETF Report

 ETFR Databank February 2005

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

ETF Report

 ETFR Databank January 2005

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

Journal Of Indexes

Around the World of ETFs

ETFs in your 401(k)s! More funds buying ETFs, SRI hits USA, iShares licenses STOXX as STOXX goes East, OOO debuts, ETFs in Turkey, DJ Italy coming, Vanguard w/ 4 new VIPERs, iShares fees reduced, Gold ETF restructured, Taiwan ETFs delist, Canada allows ETF short sales, Short excemption revoked for 8 HOLDRs,

ETF Report

 ETFR Databank December 2004

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

ETF Report

 A Better Choice

Over the past few months, short interest, which is often considered to indicate the level of investor skepticism in the market, has declined in the US, says Debbie Fuhr, ETF strategist with Morgan Stanley. For investors in the US seeking to increase or hedge country, regional, sector or style exposure, ETFs are often cheaper than futures, can be shorted throughout the day, and are exempt from the up-tick rule.

ETF Report

 ETFR Databank November 2004

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

ETF Report

 ETFR DataBank October 2004

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