Reality Check: Who Is Still Buying Gold? (GLD, IAU, GDX, SGOL, AGOL)

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NYSE:AGOL February 17, 2012 12:28am

State Street Global Advisors Launches Preferred Stock ETF (PSK)

BOSTON — September 17, 2009 — State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), the investment management arm of State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT), today announced that the SPDR® Wells Fargo® Preferred Stock ETF (PSK) began trading
NYSE:PSK September 17, 2009 10:05am

The Boston Options Exchange “BOX” Will Allow FREE Trading On 3 ETF’S (SPY, QQQQ, IWM)

The Boston Options Exchange “BOX” will eliminate trading fees for three exchange traded funds “ETF’s”.  They will eliminate the fees on three ETF’s in hopes to gain business in options trading for these funds.  The three ETF’s are SPDR Trust Series (SPY), the PowerShares QQQ
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NASDAQ:QQQQ June 24, 2009 11:55am

Think Your Gold ETF Really Invests In Gold? Better Check The Small Print

Several analysts are bullish on gold right for reasons such as the threat of inflation or potential weakening of the dollar. However if you want to invest in gold ETFs be careful. Not all ETFs are created equal. According to
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NYSE:GLD June 3, 2009 9:21am

SPDR University weds learning with marketing

In April 2008, State Street’s intermediary business group, which is the investment management arm of State Street Corporation, launched SPDR University—an agile learning portal exclusively for financial advisors. The intermediary business group is responsible for distributing its SPDR (pronounced “spider”)
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ETF BASIC NEWS May 31, 2009 5:03pm

ETF KBW Mortgage Finance (KME) Ready For Trading Today!

“The latest offering from State Street, SPDR KBW Mortgage Finance ETF (KME), began trading today.  The new ETF is designed to track a Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (KBW) index of the 24 largest mortgage finance companies listed on U.S. exchanges. 
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NYSE:KME May 1, 2009 9:13am

SSgA Plans VRDO Muni Bond ETF

With market volatility still a concern and Treasury yields relatively low, State Street Global Advisors has filed to launch a new municipal bond exchange-traded fund. The SPDR S&P Municipal VRDO ETF will track an index of variable rate demand obligations.
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ETF BASIC NEWS April 16, 2009 10:52am

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