9 New Bond ETFs in February

Nine new bond ETFs came to market in February, including the first sector bond ETFs and leveraged TIPS spread funds.  Seven of the nine came from BlackRock’s iShares brand.  The 2/16/12 launches included bond sectors, high quality corporates, mortgage-backed...

First ETF Closures of 2012

Global X previously announced (pdf) that Thursday, February 16, 2012 will be the last day of trading for eight Global X ETFs.  I encourage all shareholders to sell their shares prior to delisting to avoid the ETF liquidation process.  Due to light volumes and wide...