The rapid increase in the number of exchange traded funds (ETFs) in the marketplace in recent years has made the task of navigating the landscape relatively daunting. Selecting an ETF from the sizeable universe can be time consuming and overwhelming. Knowing what you own is an important investment principle regardless of whether you are buying a security, managed fund or ETF.
This series of simple questions can help you create a thorough framework for your analysis to help ensure the ETFs you choose best meet your needs.
It’s the simple questions about what ETFs own, how they work, and who manages them that help you find the ETF that suits your needs.