Do Not Fear Small ETFs

Issakainen, Ryan
April 2013
Investment Advisor;Apr2012, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p18
The article focuses on the misunderstanding of the investment managers related to the importance of an Exchange-traded fund's (ETF's) assets under management. It informs that ETFs are created in such a process that adds a secondary level of liquidity to fund shares, thus make them facilitating like large trades. It suggests that fund size is nothing in the analysis of ETFs from a given asset class and an investment advisors should focus more attention on fund attributes that are return rate.


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