The ETF Industry ETF

It was only a matter of time before someone created an ETF to track the ETF industry. With last Thursday’s introduction of the ETF Industry Exposure & Financial Services ETF (TETF), that time has come. The event prompted multiple reactions, including “what took...

ETFs-of-CEFs

Closed-end funds (“CEFs”) are different animals from exchange-traded funds (“ETFs”) and traditional mutual funds. CEFs do trade on an exchange, like stocks and ETFs, which leads to some confusion. However, they cannot create and redeem shares in response to changes in...

Micro-Cap ETFs

Micro-cap stocks generally refer to U.S. publicly traded companies with a market capitalization between $50 million and $500 million. Micro-cap ETFs are exchange-traded funds that focus on this segment of the market. However, most micro-cap indexes target specific...

Water ETFs Everywhere

The world’s safe water supply is a concern to many individuals, groups, nations, and continents. As well it should be. According to the World Health Organization, 663 million people on earth lack access to safe water. The World Economic Forum claims that the water...