UPDATE: How to make money from ETFs' runaway growth
Where we see opportunities internationally and a few things to watch out for.
Cost-conscious investors can use ETFs to implement themes similar to those of smart, well-respected active mutual fund managers.
Although many risks remain, this European equity ETF offers investors a good way to profit if a recovery gains traction.
International opportunities, income, and M&A activity were on investors' minds in September.
Equity ETFs are on track for a record year of inflows, while fixed-income ETF investors are rotating to shorter-duration funds.
In a departure, some of the most interesting and popular new exchange-traded products do not have income as their core selling point. A look at new ETPs devoted to bank loans, Europe, international bonds, and factors.
The Fed's taper dominated the headlines in August, but investors were looking for undervalued stocks, yield, and international opportunities.
Although a cap-weighted strategy is low-cost, it does make large bets in risky areas.
Maybe not, as austerity measures, bank deleveraging, and potential political instability create a challenging operating environment in the near and medium term.