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Time To Buy Volatility Again?

September 30th, 2013

volatile VIXJohn Rubino: The following chart tells two stories. The first is that the deficit spending and debt monetization of the past few years has calmed the markets. Volatility (more accurately fear), as measured by the VIX index of S&P 500 options, has meandered Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

The New ETRACS Diversified High Income ETN (DVHI) An Attractive Offering

September 23rd, 2013

ubs1Ron Rowland: UBS rolled out the ETRACS Diversified High Income ETN (NYSEARCA:DVHI) on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. The new exchange traded note (ETN) is targeted at investors desiring significant monthly income from a diversified Read more…

NYSE:DVHI, NYSE:HYD, NYSE:PFF

Gold ETPs: Why The Best Gold ETF…Isn’t an ETF (GLD, DGL, UBG, IAU, PHYS)

April 9th, 2012

Michael Johnston: As interest in gold as an investable asset has increased in recent years, more and more investors looking to gain exposure to the precious metal are turning to exchange-traded products. U.S.-listed gold ETPs now have assets in excess of $80 billion, representing a material portion of the total Read more…

NYSE:DGL, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IAU, NYSE:PHYS, NYSE:UBG

ETFs To Invest In The Next Facebook (BDCS)

February 17th, 2012

Stoyan Bojinov:  With all of the buzz and excitement building around Facebook’s IPO, it’s likely that some investors are wishing they could have gotten in on the ground floor. Private equity investments Read more…

NYSE:BDCS

Swank Energy Income Advisors, LP Announces Launch of ETN Tracking the Cushing(R) 30 MLP Index

April 14th, 2010

Swank Energy Income Advisors, LP (“Swank Energy”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC and investment advisor to The Cushing MLP Total Return Fund (NYSE: SRV), today announced Read more…

NYSE:SRV

A Closer Look At The DJIA And The ETFs That Follow It

February 4th, 2010

dow-jonesThe Dow Jones Industrial Average is one of the most widely-followed stock indexes in the world, seen as a barometer of U.S. equity market performance. The rise of the ETF Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS, NYSE:DDM, NYSE:DIA, NYSE:DOD, NYSE:DOG, NYSE:DXD

ETFs’ Troubled Cousins Bid For New Investors

June 8th, 2009

etnBackers of exchange-traded notes are hoping financial markets settle down enough for investors to see the investment’s advantages rather than just its credit-related risks.

Before the credit crunch, ETNs were sometimes lumped with their more popular cousins, exchange-traded funds, or ETFs. Although structured differently, both generally follow indexes and trade on exchanges like stocks. Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS




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