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There's three new fixed income ETFs available which have been launched in the last couple of months. This brings the number of ETFs available to investors in this space to 19. We take a look at the three options, PLUS, QPON and FLOT. [More]

From famine to feast in Cash ETFs

ETF Watch - Jun 07, 2017

There was a time not too long ago that cash investors had only a single ETF to pick from. That’s recently changed with a number of new listings, and now investors have a wide range of ETFs available to meet their cash needs. We take a look. [More]

The ETFs cashing in on the Tech boom

ETF Watch - Jun 01, 2017

Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, Facebook and Google are all in the top 10 companies in the US based S&P500 index and have seen huge gains over the years as technology becomes more ingrained in society. There's some ETFs that have tech focus, we take a look [More]

Wilson Asset Management is launching yet another LIC to add to their stable, this time with a focus on Microcaps. WAM Microcap Limited (WMI) is raising up to $154m, with the offer expected to be open until 14 June. We take a look at the offer. [More]

Contango Asset Management, ASX listed fund manager are aiming to raise up to $330m for their new Global Growth LIC (CQG), with the offer closing on 8 June 2017. The investment decisions will be outsourced to a US based manager. We take a look. [More]

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The top stock picker for Evans and Partners new global disruption fund says that high-priced US technology stocks are a far better bet than comparable Australian businesses and were even more attractive now following the recent US sell-off. [Link]

The biggest threat to A-REITs could come from left field in the form of exchange traded funds (ETF), Credit Suisse says. While the sector might have been hit by rising bond yields, full valuations and falling yields and the onslaught of... [Link]

Are ETFs Overdone?

FN Arena - Jun 21, 2017

I’m currently in Italy but last Thursday I rang into my radio program, which my colleague Paul Rickard was hosting. Thursday is usually called Radio Russian Roulette where anyone can ask any money question imaginable. [Link]

US index provider MSCI said it will add domestic Chinese equities to its global emerging markets benchmark index. MSCI decided not to add Argentina to the index and will consult on adding Saudi Arabia. Nigeria will remain a frontier market... [Link]

Vaneck to launch Australian floating rate ETF

Money Management - Jun 20, 2017

VanEck has announced that it is “in the final stages of preparations” to launch a new exchange traded fund (ETF) on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), the VanEck Vectors Australian Floating Rate ETF, which will offer the strategy for... [Link]

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