UPDATE: How to choose ETFs to get better returns
Total return and risk-adjusted performance both support the view that mutual funds , closed - end funds, and exchange - traded funds are not created equal.
Maybe you should trade that dull mutual fund for a shiny ETF
This two-ETF portfolio takes the labor out of investing
UPDATE: Picking the right ETF or mutual fund is getting even easier
The index fund at 40: older and better
We take a look at a tactical closed - end fund investing strategy.
ETFs can offer better tax efficiency, but mainly in the domestic-equity realm.
The Federal Reserve's bond purchases are contributing to greater inflows into fixed-income funds, while demand for stock funds is near multiyear lows.
In-kind redemptions give ETFs an edge in tax efficiency, but other factors are bigger when comparing them with mutual funds .