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...
Leverage, Inverse Offerings Expand
Rydex Investments has launched eight new exchange-traded funds on the American Stock Exchange. The funds, known as RydexShares, will provide leveraged and inverse exposure to Select...
Rydex's New Leveraged & Inverse ETFs
Rydex Investments announced that shares of eight new leveraged and inverse exchange traded funds have begun trading on the American Stock Exchange. Select Sector ETFs...
Equal Weighting: Five-Year Anniversary
Rydex Investments just celebrated the fifth anniversary of its innovative Rydex S&P Equal Weighted ETF (RSP). The fund, which is based on the S&P 500 Equal...
Rydex's New Twists: Alternatives, Futures
Rockville, Md.-based Rydex Investments says it has launched a fund of funds with exposure to the alternatives marketplace. According to the company, which has some...
Using Alternatives to Retain Clients
As markets become more challenging, advisors seeking to insulate client portfolios from market volatility are borrowing a page from the playbook of institutional investors, by...
Bad News for Currency ETNs
The tax advantage of exchange-traded notes (ETNs) linked to currencies has evaporated and the status of notes linked to commodities and stocks remains in limbo. In...
Raising ETF Awareness
Rydex Investments has announced the launch of a comprehensive educational initiative to help bridge the gap between the burgeoning ETF marketplace and investor awareness about...
Leveraged and Inverse
Rydex Investments has launched six ExpressShares ETFs, which trade on the American Stock Exchange and provide leveraged and inverse exposure to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400, and Russell 2000 indices.
Cutting the Tax Man's Take
If you're looking for ways to boost your client's investment performance, the key may reside in how well you use ETFs to reduce the bite...