An Inside Look at ETFs

Exchange-traded funds¬†(ETFs)¬†have been one of the most successful financial innovations in recent years. Since the introduction of ETFs in the early 1990s, demand for these funds has grown markedly in the United States, as both institutional and individual investors have increasingly found their features appealing. In the past decade alone, total net assets of ETFs…

 

How Many Mutual Funds Should You Have in Your Investment Portfolio?

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Frontier Markets Offer Growth From a Very Diverse Set of Economies AAII Journal editor Chuck Rotblut interviews Laura Geritz, manager of the Wasatch Frontier Emerging Small Countries Fund. These smaller countries have strong growth prospects and companies that are often oligopolies or monopolies tied…