ETF Basics

Understanding Tracking Difference And Tracking Error

How do you know if an ETF is doing its job well?

ETF Basics

Understanding iNAV

ETF investing has often been lauded for its transparency.

ETF Basics

Understanding Premiums And Discounts

Confusing as it seems, ETFs have more than one 'price.'

ETF Basics

Understanding Net Asset Value

When selling a car, people don't accept the first price a used-car salesman quotes as its actual value.

ETF Basics

Who Are Authorized Participants?

APs are one of the major parties at the center of the ETF creation/redemption mechanism.

ETF Basics

Who Are Market Makers And What Is Step-Away Trading?

ETFs operate at two levels of liquidity: that of the ETF itself, and what the ETF holds.

ETF Basics

How To Trade ETFs: A Practical Guide For Retail Investors

When you talk about trading ETFs, you have to talk about two kinds of trades.

ETF Basics

What Is The Creation/Redemption Mechanism?

The key to understanding how ETFs work is the 'creation/redemption' mechanism.