Getting Creative With Currency ETFs (CCX, ALD, ICI, DBV, AYT)

ETFs have become popular in recent years as tools for establishing low cost and tax-efficient exposure to traditional asset classes such as stocks and bonds. But the exchange-traded structure
NYSE:ALD April 19, 2011 11:03am

How To Trade Currencies Using ETFs (FXA, FXB, FXC, FXE, FXY, FXM, XRU, FXS, EUO, UDN, UUP, DBV, ICI)

Until relatively recently, currency trading was the domain of the exotic Forex markets but now individual investors can participate in the currency and foreign exchange markets using Exchange
NYSE:DBV September 14, 2010 1:02pm

Get In On The Global Carry Trade With These ETF’s

carry-trade"The global carry trade refers to borrowing in US dollars at low interest rates and investing in higher-yielding currencies…Many believe that
ETF BASIC NEWS December 1, 2009 5:24pm

Five ETFs Most Investors Don’t Understand

stress The majority of ETFs on the market follow the traditional ETF model - tracking an underlying equity or bond index. But as the benefits of the ETF structure become more widely accepted, inflows from increasingly sophisticated investors have created a demand for increasingly complex funds. Here are 5 of the more complex ETFs available to investors today.  Read the full story for explanations of their objectives and strategies.
  • PowerShares S&P 500 BuyWrite Portfolio (PBP):
  • S&P Developed Ex-U.S. Property Index Fund (WPS):
  • SPDR Barclays Capital Mortgage Backed Bond ETF (MBG):
  • iPath Optimized Currency Carry ETN (ICI):
  • MacroShares $100 Oil Up (UOY) and $100 Oil Down (DOY):
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NYSE:DOY May 12, 2009 9:35am

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