Lara Crigger

Lara Crigger is a senior staff writer for and ETF Report.

Features and News

Jim Ross: Another Good Year Ahead For GLD

SSgA's senior managing director gives us his 2010 outlook for the world's largest gold ETF.
  • The fundamentals for gold in 2010
  • Does GLD move the market?
  • What's really behind the 0.40% expenses

Features and News

Graham Tuckwell: ‘Pent-Up Demand’ Behind Fund’s Success

The chairman of ETF Securities discusses his firm's new physically backed platinum and palladium funds.
  • More than $100 million in assets already
  • The silence from automakers
  • Will PPLT and PALL move their markets?

Features and News

Best Year Ever: Commodities Edition

We take one final look at 2009—and what it all means for 2010.
  • Going long during contango
  • The top performers
  • Regulatory fire fizzles

Features and News

Kurt Nelson & K. Geert Rouwenhorst On Indexing Commodities

We talk to the co-founders of SummerHaven Index Management about the role indexing can play in commodities investing. 
  • The details on their new index
  • The passive vs. active debate
  • The case for commodities right now Analysis

Investing With Conviction

I admit it: When I saw the news last week about FaithShares launching two brand-new Christian-themed ETFs, I did a bit of a double take.

Features and News

Elliott Gue: How Investors Can Play Energy MLPs

The editor of MLP Profits shares his outlook on where this overlooked asset class is headed in 2010.
  • The benefits of MLPs in a portfolio
  • Which sectors he has his eye on right now
  • Is there more upside for 2010?