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With 51.9% of the vote the UK has voted to leave the European Union. Markets have reacted with expected volatility. We have a look at some of the ETFs that are sure to be affected by this momentous event. [More]

What are Exchange Traded Managed Funds?

ETF Watch - Jun 19, 2016

With AMP and Betashares recently launching the first of their joint venture actively managed ETFs, it’s timely to have a look at Exchange Traded Managed Funds (ETMFs), what they are, how they work and who offers them. [More]

Last month Betashares launched two new ETFs, a Europe based ETF, and a Japan based ETF. Both of these ETFs have been created by Wisdomtree, a US based ETF provider with over $35b under management. Betashares announced back in 2014 that they had... [More]

It’s official, the Australian Share Market has gone nowhere in the last 10 years. What’s been missed in this comparison however is the impact of dividends on returns. We take a look at the long term listed LICs on the ASX and track their performance. [More]

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New ETFs to meet investor demand

Money Management - Jun 22, 2016

The Australian exchange traded fund (ETF) provider, BetaShares, says it has launched Australia's first global energy ETF, and that more global industry sector ETFs will follow. The ‘global energy companies ETF' would trade under the ASX code FUEL... [Link]

New factor based indexes coming soon

Money Management - Jun 21, 2016

Exchange traded fund (ETF) issuers are demanding new factor investing indexes, so they can accordingly develop new ETF funds. That was according to research-based index and analytics provider, MSCI, which said a lot of fund managers and... [Link]

VanEck today announced that Lonsec has assigned a ‘Recommended (Index)’ rating to its VanEck Vectors FTSE Global Infrastructure (Hedged) ETF (ASX code: IFRA). [Link]

Last week in this space, I made the case for using exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to provide broad, instant exposure to a market, and as an easy, low-cost, hassle-free way to automatically harness the benefits of diversification. [Link]

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