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Merk Hard Currency ETF Now In The Works

In a Pimco-esque twist, Axel Merk unveils plans to market his Hard Currency Fund in an ETF wrapper.

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UBS Launches First-To-Market Int’l REIT ETN

UBS jumps into the international REIT arena with a first-to-market ETN that serves up double exposure as well.

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Direxion Offers Equal-Weight Nasdaq-100 ETF

Direxion takes on First Trust with new equal-weighted Nasdaq-100 ETF.

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In Search Of The Best Low-Vol Equity ETF

Mirror, mirror on the wall, whose low-vol fund is best of all?

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SSgA Launches Short-Dated Junk ETF

SSgA goes back to the well looking to replicate success of JNK with a short-dated junk ETF offering.

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3 Russell Dividend ETFs Nearing Launch

Russell to soon join parade of high-dividend ETFs being brought to market.

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Feb. Short Report: EWZ Shorts Jump 27%

Short-sellers, worried about an overvalued Brazilian real, ganged up on EWZ last month.

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FocusShares To Promote ETFs—Finally

A year after launching 15 low-cost ETFs, FocusShares gets around to telling the world about them.

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Schwab Seeks To Offer Active ETFs

Schwab Plans files to add active ETFs to its growing platform of index-based exchange-traded funds.