Alex Ulam

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BlackRock To Buy Guggenheim Canada ETF Unit

BlackRock looks to build up Canada presence with purchase of Claymore Investments.

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Direxion Launches 3 Low-Volatility ETFs

Direxion serves up three new ETFs designed to help mitigate risk in volatile markets.

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Van Eck Files To Self-Index Its Russia ETF

Van Eck Russia ETF to be self-indexed by late winter, adding one more fund to a growing trend.

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Have Gold Bugs Eaten Platinum’s Premium?

It’s true platinum’s cheaper than gold, but how long will the world of precious metals be upside down?

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ETFs In 2011: Treasurys Soared; Solar Sunk

In an uncertain environment, Treasurys confounded many investors and became the best investment.

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SSgA Plans Second Latin America ETF

SSgA looks to roll out a second equity ETF focused on Latin America.

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Russell Plans Three ‘High’ Dividend ETFs

Russell looks to get a piece of the hot dividend ETF space.

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SSgA Files For Short-Term Junk Bond ETF

SSgA looks to build on the success of JNK with a short-dated junk bond ETF.

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Complete Guide To 2011 ETF Cap Gain Payouts

Only 6 percent of U.S. ETFs paid capital gains distributions in 2011; bond funds top the list.