The additional volatility in emerging-markets stocks is a reflection of the nature of these assets.
The reasons for sticking to local stocks are fewer by the day.
While the near-term impact of the change may be small, the long-term implications could be tremendous.
The case for index investing rests on the index fund's cost advantage and how representative it is of its actively managed peers, not market efficiency.
This ETF provides broad and low-cost exposure to an attractively valued market.