Ellie Lan

ETF Strategist Corner

Fee Tactics Grow As ETF Costs Fall

Expense ratios are decreasing thanks to passive index ETFs, but some fund managers are getting creative with new ways to justify higher fees.

ETF Strategist Corner

Debunking ETF Liquidity Myths

What exactly happened with ETFs on Aug. 24?

ETF Strategist Corner

ETFs: Portfolio Management’s Best Tool

Intraday pricing provides opportunities in ETFs that mutual funds cannot.

ETF Strategist Corner

Sector ETFs Not Ideal Passive Tools

Constructing portfolios using sector funds brings added costs and concentration.

ETF Strategist Corner

How Betterment Automates ETF Selection

The 30 funds we use in our portfolio were selected on merits so clear that we codified it.

ETF Strategist Corner

You Need Int'l Bonds, Not Currency Risk

International bonds can help improve your portfolio performance, but leave currency bets to gamblers