ETFs

May
04

Graham Tuckwell says active managers are threatened by ETFs

Graham Tuckwell, the Australian Rich Lister behind the world’s first gold exchange traded fund (ETF), has slammed the active funds management industry as his firm gears up for a fresh push into the Australian market. Mr Tuckwell spoke to The Australian Financial Review as he prepares to take full control of a suite of exchange […]

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Apr
20

Why your financial adviser loves ETFs

The next time you chat to a financial adviser about portfolio construction strategies, depending on your investment focus of course, the conversation could very well turn to the use of exchange-traded funds. Advisers have become one of the core drivers behind Australia’s rapidly growing ETFs sector, which at the start of this month edged past […]

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Mar
15

Australia’s $2.2 trillion super pot drives record ETF demand

Australia’s $2.2 trillion superannuation savings pot is fuelling record demand for exchange traded funds. The number of self-managed super funds holding such investments surged to a record 100,000 in September, according to a report from BetaShares Capital and Investment Trends. SMSFs worth $635 billion are stoking hunger for income-producing assets and drove a 31 per […]

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Dec
12

Exchange trade funds to over take listed investment companies by 2018

Exchange traded funds (ETFs) are poised to overtake listed investment companies as the most popular pooled investment option on the ASX within two years if current trends persist. ASX data for November shows that the value of ETFs rose by 17 per cent to $24.5 billion, while the value of listed investment companies rose just […]

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