Blockchain ETFs Gather Assets Amid Cryptocurrency Debate

Digital currencies, including bitcoin, have become synonymous with volatility. Elevated volatility among cryptocurrencies and the lack of a trusted global regulatory framework are among the reasons some market observers back blockchain investments as a way of tapping the digital currency space over the currencies themselves. Still, there…
Single Stocks in Your Portfolio: Pros and Con

What is the best option when you want to invest in the stock market? Is it worth the time and risk to have single stocks in your portfolio or should you instead select mutual funds or ETFs, which allow exposure to sectors you like without the risk…
Profits or Purpose: A Firm Tries to Deliver Both

When it comes to impact investing, the question most asked by investors is likely to be: “Do I have to sacrifice performance to invest with a conscience?” With the idea of socially responsible investing (SRI) gaining momentum and more investments dedicated to this theme…
Top 5 Gold ETFs for 2018

Gold continues to offer good returns, and investors who are interested in owning the precious metal may consider buying shares in a gold exchange-traded fund (ETF). These funds are managed by gold experts, so you stand a better chance of making money than you would…
Lower Fees Making a Difference For These SSgA ETFs

Several months ago, State Street Corporation’s (STT) State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), the third largest U.S. issuer of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), made its presence felt in the ongoing ETF fee battle in significant fashion. The SPDR Portfolio ETFs, which SSgA debuted in…