Features and News

First Trust To Cut BICK’s Fees

In a competitive gesture to VWO, First Trust plans to cut the cost of its emerging markets ETF ‘BICK.’

Features and News

First Trust Debuts Large-Cap BICK Fund

First Trust, the Wheaton, Ill.-based firm known mostly for its First Trust ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund (NYSEArca: FCG), launched today an emerging markets exchange-traded fund that targets some of the largest companies in Brazil, India, China and South Korea, looking for these countries to lead the region in economic growth ahead.

Features and News

Sorting Through China ETF Choices

By increasing exposure to emerging markets and China, investors may be focusing on return enhancement rather than volatility reduction.

ETF.com Analysis

Morningstar Gets ETFs All Wrong

Morningstar does interesting research on many things, but they don't get ETFs at all.

ETF Report

 ETFR Databank January 2008

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.

ETF Report

 ETFR Databank December

Our monthly databank breaks down ETF returns for every market segment.

ETF.com Analysis

HERE’S Some Pudding For You Hougan

I've been running through our updated data, which is always fun, and thought I'd try an exercise. Here's what we should all be buying right now.