Investor Guide To U.S. Junk Bond ETFs

Eric Dutram: Despite the low rate environment, the bond market is seeing a great deal of popularity as of late. Yet although the broad sector is seeing significant inflows, many investors are zeroing in on the high yield segment instead thanks to their outsized yield and the relatively
NYSE:ANGL December 12, 2012 3:51pm

Market Vectors ETFs Offers 6 Additional ETFs To Qualified Investors in Mexico

Market Vectors ETFs, the fifth largest provider of exchange-traded products in the U.S. and the eighth largest provider of ETPs globally, announced today that it has added six NYSE Arca-traded ETFs to the growing list of depository receipts based on Market Vectors ETFs currently available
NYSE:HYD November 29, 2012 4:33pm

Van Eck Files For Junk Muni ETF, BroadSouth Plans Its Debut (HYD)

Stoyan Bojinov: Equity markets have been drifting sideways with a downward bias as low trading volume remains a dominant theme while anticipation ahead of today’s speech at Jackson Hole has also played a key part in keeping a lid on investors’ confidence.
NYSE:HYD August 31, 2012 11:20am

5 ETF Surprises From The First Half (XIV, HYD, ITLY, EIRL, GLD)

Michael Johnston: As an up-and-down (and up again) first half of the year draws to a close, many portfolios have managed to squeeze out moderate gains so far in 2012. Looking around at the various exchange-traded products reveals some interesting
NYSE:EIRL June 28, 2012 12:50pm

A Look At 12 High-Yielding Monthly Distribution Bond ETFs

Stoyan Bojinov: The hunt for yield continues to challenge investors of all walks in this historically ultra low-rate environment, although a certain breed of ETFs
NYSE:BAB May 21, 2012 11:43pm

Market Vectors Municipal Bond Exchange-Traded Funds Top $1 Billion In AUM (HYD, MLN, ITM, SMB, PRB, XMPT)

New York-based asset manager Van Eck Global announced today that its family of municipal bond Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) recently passed the $1 billion mark in combined assets under management (AUM).
NYSE:HYD February 7, 2012 1:53pm

A List Of The Top Ten (10) Total Bond Muni Preferred ETFs (AGG, BND, BSV, SHY, PFF)

David Fry: This posting completes a comprehensive review in the fixed-income ETF segment. While this review seems a grab-bag collection of issues, we like keeping the list of choices at 10. This seems more manageable for most investors. We’re not necessarily recommending one issue over another and where
NYSE:AGG October 12, 2011 5:16pm

Using ETFs To Build A Complete Bond Portfolio (HYG, JNK, BWZ, PCY, AGG, BND)

Michael Johnston: In recent years, ETFs have become increasing popular tools for accessing the fixed income corner of the market. The space initially grew much more slowly than equity ETFs, but investors have gradually become more comfortable with the combination of fixed income exposure
NYSE:AGG August 18, 2011 4:45pm

Van Eck Introduces Market Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF (MORT)

“Yields from mortgage REITs have been higher in recent years than those provided by equity REITs and a number of other income-oriented products,” said Jan van Eck, Principal at Van Eck Global. “We’re pleased to bring out MORT, an ETF which we think could be a valuable portfolio building tool for yield-focused investors in this
NYSE:EMLC August 17, 2011 12:36pm

Market Vectors Fixed Income ETFs Announce July 2011 Distributions

The Market Vectors ETF Trust announced regular monthly distributions today for its five municipal bond ETFs, Market Vectors Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF, Market Vectors Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF and Market Vectors LatAm Aggregate Bond ETF.
NYSE:BONO July 31, 2011 9:30pm

Five Muni ETFs To Watch If Meredith Whitney’s Call Is Right (MUB, BAB, HYD, NYF, CMF)

According to the ancient Mayan calendar, the world will end in December 2012. If banking analyst Meredith Whitney is right, the beginning of the end might be around the corner. Whitney, who rose to prominence after a pessimistic report on Citigroup issued in late 2007 later proved to be
NYSE:BAB June 29, 2011 2:50pm

Fixed Income: Three Bond ETFs With Juicy Yields (VIG, SDY, BDCS, HYD, HYLD, PCEF)

With interest rates continuing to hover near record lows, investors accustomed to generating attractive current returns from high quality fixed income securities have been forced to get
NYSE:BDCS May 23, 2011 3:34pm

Van Eck Files For Municipal Bond Closed-End Fund ETF (HYD, PCEF)

Van Eck, the New York City-based ETF issuer known for its lineup of sector specific ETFs in the commodity space, filed with the SEC to expand its footprint in the bond arena with a proposal for
NYSE:HYD May 22, 2011 9:44pm

Buying This Nuveen S&P High Yield Municipal Bond ETF Requires A Leap Of Faith (HYMB, HYD, CBND)

Ron Rowland:  Can a passive index fund accurately track its index when it has only one holding for every 423 holdings of the underlying index?  Last week (4/14/11), State Street Global Advisors
NYSE:CBND April 22, 2011 12:26pm

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