Match the market's returns with exchange-traded funds (what are ETFs?)
Magazine | 27 Aug 2013
Explaining the logic behind passive investing, the important differences between tracker funds and ETFs, and the best-buy passive vehicles to follow markets from the FTSE 100 to the MSCI Emerging Markets index.
Guides | 24 Jul 2012
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) allow you to track the performance of a whole market – anything from the FTSE 100 to precious metals. Read on for What Investment’s starter guide.
Magazine | 1 Jun 2012
Angelos Damaskos, who has run the Junior Gold Fund since launch in 2009, and Stuart Alexander, managing director of Gemini Investment Management, debate the outlook for gold.
Magazine | 1 Apr 2012
With sales of cheap passive funds and ETFs on the increase, we look at whether active funds can justify their existence.
Magazine | 31 May 2011
Rob Langston looks at the exchange traded product industry, which until fairly recently has been largely overlooked by financial regulators.
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Feature | 28 May 2011
Rob Langston looks at the exchange-traded product industry, which until fairly recently has been largely overlooked by financial regulators...
Magazine | 28 Apr 2011
What Investment's editor asks why the regulator has failed to move in the row over complex exchange traded products.
Feature | 28 Jul 2010
With the ETF market becoming ever more populated, Joe McGrath considers where the value remains.
Opinion | 27 Aug 2009
Stephen Barber, head of research at Selftrade, explains how a range of ETFs can utilise market volatility for the advantage of active investors.
Opinion | 20 Mar 2009
Andrew Merricks looks at one of the options for fund investors who want exposure to gold.
Feature | 21 Nov 2008
Jenny Lowe explains how exchange-traded funds (ETFs) can help private investors put their asset allocation decisions into practice.
Feature | 3 Oct 2008
Jenny Lowe reviews the role of passively managed and index-tracking funds in an investor’s portfolio.
Feature | 30 Apr 2008
Investors are being urged to familiarise themselves with the recent changes to tax laws to ensure they are seeing the full investment benefits of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs).
Feature | 26 Nov 2007
Daniel Draper, head of Lyxor ETFs UK, Ireland and the Nordic region, explains the basics of exchange-traded funds (ETFs).