ETFs pose threat to opaque funds

Stodell, Hannah
July 2009
Money Marketing;7/16/2009, p21
The article reports that advisers have believed that exchange-traded funds (ETF) will be a major threat to underperforming opaque funds in Great Britain. Ben Yearsley, investment adviser at Hargreaves Lansdown, stated that there are many unnecessary funds that should be shut down in the market. It relates that it is important for clients to know the insurance they are paying for.


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