Tag Archives: ETF

  • Disadvantages of Exchange Traded Funds

    Posted on October 30, 2011 by admin in Different Types of Funds.

    There are some limited numbers of stock and bond indexes that the ETFs track. Investors want to invest in ETFs have to choose from the limited list which reduces their options for investments. Some ETFs face low trading volume, where liquidity can be an issue for the investors and traders. Investors are exposed to the […]

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  • Advantages of Exchange Traded Funds

    Posted on October 30, 2011 by admin in Different Types of Funds.

    Diversification: ETF provides proper diversification as it enables the investors to invest in broad market based stocks by buying only one unit of ETF. Investors can also invest in bonds through ETFs which help them to diversify the risk. Tradable: ETFs are traded same as shares and traders can perform short-sell and margin transactions as […]

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  • Investment Types of ETFs

    Posted on October 30, 2011 by admin in Different Types of Funds.

    Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) can invest in different types of financial instruments like stocks, bonds and commodities. All these types are explained here Index ETFs: Index ETFs invest in the equity shares in order to replicate performance of any stock index. ETFs replicate the performance of a stock index by holding the portfolio of same […]

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  • Characteristics of ETFs

    Posted on October 30, 2011 by admin in Different Types of Funds.

    Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) have the following characteristics It can replicate any stock index, any popular bond index or any commodity price. The ETF units are tradable on the exchanges just like other common shares. It has more liquidity than the other close-end funds in the secondary market because of unique mechanism adopted by the […]

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  • Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)

    Posted on October 30, 2011 by admin in Different Types of Funds.

    Exchange traded fund (ETF) are special types of funds designed to replicate the performance of a specific stock index, commodity prices, or bond index.  They do so by investing in the same group of stocks, bonds or commodities in the proper weigh which are used to build the index. It is almost same as the […]

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