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First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Real Estate Index Fund ETFFund

 

Global Equity ETF

  • 44 Best REITs ETFs to Generate Yields

    05-05-2016 04:39 PM by Max Chen

    Real estate investment trusts (REITs) and sector-related exchange traded funds (ETFs) are a good source of attractive payouts in a low-yield environment. REITs are securities that trade like a stock and invest in real estate directly through property ownership or mortgages. Co...

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  • ETF Chart of the Day: Global Real Estate

    03-02-2012 10:40 AM by Paul Weisbruch, Street One Financial

    The rally in emerging markets has contributed to solid returns in the Global REIT space, which is rather well represented these days in the ETF universe with a number of potential investment choices. Currently, the most popular fund in the category is SPDR DJ International Rea...

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  • The Global REIT Comeback

    03-03-2011 01:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Reports of the death of the real estate market have been greatly exaggerated. At least, that's the belief of asset manager Cohen & Steers, which feels there's a strong case to be made for the global commercial real estate market and the time to strike may be now. "Real est...

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  • 4 Reasons to Consider Global Real Estate ETFs

    02-10-2011 02:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    In this day and age, if you want to maximize your portfolio, you'll diversify with global assets and exchange traded funds (ETFs), and international real estate market is no exception. Investors should have learned three lessons from our economic upheaval: Bubbles pop, a broad...

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  • 5 ETFs Where Income Can Be Found

    05-28-2010 12:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Continued market volatility has sent investors toward the safe haven of U.S. debt. But that appeal comes at a cost - higher prices for that debt and lower yields. If you're looking for yield now, you may have to look beyond Treasury exchange traded funds (ETFs). U.S. Treasury...

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