Kyle Waller

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Unpacking Global Sectors

Investors focusing solely on a domestic
U.S.
sector allocation strategy might be missing out.

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Is Pimco Right About TIPS?

A study by the world's biggest bond fund manager strikes at the heart of indexing in Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities.

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Emerging Markets Small-Cap ETFs Taking Off

Small-cap EM funds are soaring past their foreign large-cap rivals in 2009. A pair of ETFs now available to investors offer quite different options.

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High-Yield ETF Set To Follow Index Changes

High-flying junk bonds are becoming a popular option for ETF investors. But the biggest of the lot is undergoing a sort of metamorphosis.

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A Different Way To Play Emerging Markets?

Will the new WisdomTree currency ETF prove to be a less volatile and beneficial means to invest long term in developing markets?

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International Bond ETFs Compared

International bond ETFs are attracting attention. But the different ETFs vary widely, and choosing right is critical.

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A Second Look: Tracking Error & Emerging Markets

Differing cost structures and methods of tracking indexes are critical when assessing ETFs. But such concerns are heightened in developing markets.

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Where Are Bond ETF Premiums & Discounts Heading?

The ongoing credit crisis has revealed some startling facts about what types of risks investors face when dipping into low-quality credit waters.

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Currency ETFs Not Just One-Trick Ponies

Currency ETFs are a different asset class than money markets and bond funds. But they also can cut portfolio risks when paired with foreign stocks.