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Five wild stats from October ETF flows

The leaves and the weather weren’t the only things that changed in October.

Investor sentiment also shifted sharply across the board as shown in the month’s exchange-traded fund flows. 765 more words

U.S. Federal Reserve

iShares MSCI Turkey ETF (TUR): Analyst Report

The iShares MSCI Turkey ETF (TUR) provides equity exposure to Turkey which is the largest economy in emerging Europe. This exchange traded fund (ETF) offers risky single country emerging market equity exposure and should be deployed as tactical tool within a diversified portfolio. 683 more words

Emerging Markets

Investing Outside the U.S.

I continue to believe that the US equities market is overvalued. Granted, I’ve thought this since July 2012, and clearly have been wrong, but after seeing it go up so far so fast, I just have to believe that at some point soon there will be a big correction. 330 more words



After I settled each asset allocation I went searching for the equivalent ETF. Because US ETF market is much bigger and offers an enormous variety of funds compared to Europe I decided only to buy US ETFs. 499 more words

Learning Process

The End of Mutual Funds?

The ETF industry has had a tremendously good run.

The first ETF launched in 1993.  Today, just over 20 years later, there are well over $2 Trillion in over 1700 ETFs.  502 more words

China chocolate market seen growing to $4.3 billion by 2019: Hershey | Reuters

(Reuters) – Chocolate sales in China should grow to $4.3 billion by 2019, up nearly 60 percent from $2.7 billion in 2014 and driven by… 133 more words

China Alert

OIL Trade: Part III

When last I posted about the fictional OIL trade, I had acquired 447 shares of the ETN and had a cash position of $5,005.88.  I also had a placed a limit order for 250 shares at $10 even. 269 more words