Taxable-bond funds led open-end asset flows in February, with investors showing interest in emerging-markets bonds and bank-loan funds.
Hedge fund-replicating ETFs and mutual funds can provide investors with similar return characteristics at a much lower cost, says Index IQ's Adam Patti.
By breaking down hedge fund returns into various factors, new ETFs can replicate returns at a lower cost and with greater liquidity, says ProShares' Joanne Hill.
Morningstar's Tim Strauts details the complicated tax treatment of MLPs, commodities, and other nontraditional assets, and offers several ETF and ETN picks along with another to avoid.
Investors injected roughly $10.8 billion into mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) for the week.
Are active exchange-traded funds just a gimmick? And is there a resolution in sight for any potential further reform of the money market mutual fund industry?
Determining the net asset value of holdings that trade infrequently requires use of a special system.
We uncover some equity ETFs that look cheap based on the value of their underlying portfolio holdings.
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