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Interview: Why you should invest in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan is a central Asian country best known to western investors as the birthplace of the apple. As of this month, Kazakhstan has an ETF tracking its stock market, thanks […]

Top 5 most underrated Aussie ETFs

Some ETFs deserve lots of assets and get none. Other ETFs deserve no assets and get lots. Eric Balchunas, Bloomberg’s ETF talking head, made an interesting point about this. He […]

Stockspot uses cash ETFs to give savers better deal

Stockspot, Australia’s largest robo-advisor, has launched a high-interest savings account that aims to give Aussie investors an alternative to the shoddy interest rates provided by big banks. The new Stockspot […]

Vanguard becomes Australia’s leading ETF issuer

Australia’s ETF market has reached a record high in Assets Under Management despite having a poor Q4 in 2018, according to Vanguard’s recent report. Most economies struggled in the latter end […]

Short ETFs face outflows as market declines

Despite the return of market volatility, the Australian ETF market saw a 0.8 per cent ($320m) increase in total market cap, according to BetaShares’ November report. Following a steady decline throughout […]

Fidante Partners aims to slay and exploit passive bond ETFs

Most Aussie bond ETFs struggle to outperform cash. But a new actively managed bond ETF aims to fix that. The Aussie bond market has proved a stubborn beast for ETF […]

Australian market sees its first active fixed income ETF

BetaShares has announced its partnership with asset manager Legg Mason for the launch of the third active ETF issued by the pair. The BetaShares Legg Mason Australian Bond Fund (ASX:BNDS) is […]

ETF investors are sheep to the tech bubble slaughter: Montgomery

ETFs investors are blindly buying into the tech bubble, causing the tech bubble to inflate further. When the bubble inevitably bursts, ETF investors, who gained so richly as the bubble inflated, […]

Antipodes Partners goes actively passive

Australian based equity manager Antipodes Partners has launched an actively managed ETF, Antipodes Global Shares (AGX1). Quoted on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), AGX1 will track the MSCI All Countries […]

ETF Securities CURE’s Australia

Australian issuer ETF Securities is listing a new biotech ETF, the first biotech ETF available in Australia. The ETFS S&P Biotech ETF (CURE) will track the S&P Biotechnology Select Industry […]

VanEck Australia lists China new economy smart beta ETF

VanEck’s Australian arm is listing a new smart beta fund that will hunt in China’s A shares bin for ‘growth at reasonable price’ stocks. The VanEck Vectors China New Economy […]