Staff Analysis

Don't Forget Bonds

The Vanguard EAFE story is big news, as Jim suggests. So was the Vanguard Emerging Markets ETF (AMEX: VWO). And let’s not forget bonds: Vanguard’s four bond ETFs, launched on April 11th, have already pulled in over $200 million in assets. Analysis

Vanguard To Launch EAFE ETF?!

THIS story just has BIG written all over it. The iShares EAFE fund (EFA) is one of the most successful ETFs in history (and the SECOND largest currently, and has pulled in $45 Billion in assets. At 35 basis points. Good lord.

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Vanguard Guns For BGI, To Launch EAFE ETF

Vanguard has launched a full and frontal assault of Barclays Global Investors’ (BGI’s) dominance in the exchange-traded fund (ETF) marketplace. And investors stand to benefit.

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Which Water Is Best?

Water gets hot with investors, as two new ETFs launch; what’s the best way to tap into blue gold?

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Three More For First Trust

First Trust makes it twenty new ETFs in one week, adding three more funds on May 11.

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CDS ETFs in Europe

Two of the biggest buzz generators in the field of investing—ETFs and credit derivatives—have finally converged.

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Learning The Alphadex

First Trust rolls out 17 alpha-seeking ETFs, pushing the total number of U.S.-listed ETFs over 500.

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An Alternative Energy Alternative

(Updated) Van Eck keeps the ETFs coming with a new global alternative energy fund.

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Notes On The Notes

(Correction: New tax info) Barclays new iPath currency ETNs may have a significant tax advantage compared to the CurrencyShares.