exchange traded funds

08 Dec: Exchange Traded Funds Investing

Investing with Exchange traded Funds Exchange-Traded Funds Are an Interesting Way to Invest. Reading this article about ETFs on FT.com and systemic risks it is interesting and worthwhile to refer to some of the advantages and disadvantages of Exchange traded funds. As the article mentions, ETFs have gained a lot of popularity during last years as a new form of passive investing. There are many categories of ETFs offering both flexibility and the freedom for a passive investor to choose what type of investment to focus on. From popular commodities such as oil and gold to major indices such as S&P 500 or Nasdaq ETFs allow to any investor to follow the moves without worrying too much about individual stock picking. Major advantages of ETFs: 1. Invest in a wide range of assets at any time on a daily basis, buy or sell 2. Passive investing, capturing the return of…