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Is Europe good value or too risky?

by , 22nd March 2019

European equities probably aren’t the first choice for most investors right now. They’ve fallen this week on the back of concerns about global growth and trade talks. On top of […]

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MSCI

Are Chinese sectors ready for sector investors?

26th November 2018

Sector investing has gained wide traction in developed markets, notably[...]

MSCI

Did the FAANG stocks lead the US stock market drop?

16th October 2018

Most of the market fall last week was in the[...]

Lyxor

Spotlight on US equity: leave no stone unturned

14th October 2018

There's more to come from US equities in this cycle.[...]

MSCI

GICS changes: risk depends on how it’s measured

14th October 2018

What does the new GICS sector in New York mean[...]

Invesco PowerShares

Cigarettes, sunshine and happiness

27th July 2018

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Invesco PowerShares

The stabilisation of global debt

12th July 2018

The global debt burden fell in 2017, particularly in developed[...]

Your ETF selection checklist

If you’re thinking of investing in an ETF, here’s a checklist of issues to consider before you choose your fund: Which strategy to go for? We’re assuming that you’ve already […]

Guide to understanding ETFs: Creation and Redemption

Creation and redemption is how ETFs are made and destroyed. Understanding creation and redemption is crucial to understanding ETFs and crucial to understanding why ETFs are a superior financial technology […]

ETF myths

In this article we look at some widely believed myths about ETFs. Read on to find out why they’re either completely untrue or at least partly untrue. ETFs only track […]

Liquidity and ETFs

Liquidity is an important issue for investors. If you’re investing in an illiquid asset, you may find it difficult or expensive to sell that asset, especially if you’re trying to […]

Leveraged and Inverse ETFs

If you’re very confident that a particular share or market is going to go up, it can be frustrating when you know you don’t have much money available to back […]

ETF costs

One of the biggest selling points for ETFs is that they’re mostly pretty cheap, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t consider costs when you’re picking ETFs for your portfolios. Seemingly […]