Top Portfolio Products: Schwab Adds Dividend ETF, Ashmore EM Mutual Fund
New products introduced over the last week include a new dividend ETF from Schwab. Also, Ashmore launched a new emerging markets fund, and Russell expanded two of its indexes to global markets.
Will Active ETFs Dominate?
During the late 1980s, "The Future's So Bright I Gotta Were Shades" soared to become a hit pop song for its optimistic outlook. A similar...
Schwab Poised for ETF Entry
A January 26 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission paves the way for Charles Schwab to enter the ETF marketplace. The proposed ETF would be...
ETFs as retirement investments gets a push
As financial service giants Schwab and Pimco signal an interest in selling ETFs, the move could possibly boost the presence of the lower-cost funds in...
Performance: The Best ETFs of '08
With major domestic and international equity benchmarks declining between 40 to 50 percent in 2008 year, short ETFs were one of the few places that provided shelter.
The Best ETFs of 2008
If you want to know what kind of year 2008 was, all you have to do is look at the lopsided performance of exchange-traded funds...
So Many Choices!
It's easy to become giddy with the growing number of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and all the investment opportunities that they offer. Nevertheless, a new obstacle has...
ProShares Introduces Sector ETFs
The old axiom on Wall Street is that money can be made in any kind of market. To that end, Bethesda, Md.-based ProShare Advisors has...
ETFs Tap Into Real Estate
Do you want to invest in real estate, but are unsure of which stocks to pick? If you buy an exchange-traded fund, those decisions are...
Looking at Exchange-Traded Funds for Dividend Yield
p>Jan. 25, 2005 -- Dividend-paying securities have become increasingly popular among investors for a number of reasons, including favorable tax reforms, and the appeal of...