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  • 17 TIPS ETFs to Hedge Against Inflation

    05-12-2016 05:18 PM by Max Chen

    In anticipation of rising inflationary pressures ahead, fixed-income investors have turned to a number of Treasury inflation protected securities and bond-related exchange traded funds. U.S. core inflation, which excludes more volatile oil and food prices, increased 0.1% in Ma...

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  • State Street Plans Two New TIPS ETFs

    03-11-2013 09:23 AM by Tom Lydon

    As investors start to ponder the potential inflationary ramifications of the ongoing Fed policies, State Street Gloabl Advisors, the money manager behind the line of SPDR exchange traded funds, has petitioned to launch two new Treasury Inflation Protected Securities funds. Acc...

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  • ETF Chart of the Day: Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS)

    03-19-2012 03:30 PM by Paul Weisbruch, Street One Financial

    Last weeks steep sell-off in U.S. Treasury bonds as well as some other slices of the fixed income market including Investment Grade Corporates sparked some renewed interest in Treasury Inflation Protected Securities, or TIPS, products in the ETF space. The iShares Barclays TI...

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  • Pimco Looks to Expand ETF Presence

    08-12-2011 08:36 AM by Tom Lydon

    Pimco is making waves in the exchange traded fund business with plans to launch an ETF version of Total Return Fund, the huge portfolio overseen by bond whiz Bill Gross. The investment manager has also filed paperwork with regulators to introduce ETFs to track bonds in Austral...

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  • Hedge Against Rising Inflation with TIPS ETFs

    04-15-2011 06:09 AM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded fund (ETF) investors may utilize Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities as a way mitigate the potential hit from inflation. On Friday, the Labor Department said the Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 0.5% in March. A report earlier this week estimated produ...

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  • Bond ETF Investors Can Hedge Inflation With TIPS

    04-04-2011 10:56 AM by Tom Lydon

    The European Union is now faced with rising inflation. Investors may hedge against the potential harm of rising inflation to a government bond through Treasury-inflation protected security (TIPS) exchange traded funds (ETFs). Eurozone inflation for March was a higher-than-expe...

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  • 'Tis the Season for TIPS ETFs?

    10-07-2010 01:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Investors clearly feel that the need for inflation protection is paramount. Activity in one of the largest TIPS exchange traded funds (ETFs) this week nearly brought the fund to a record high. John Spence for MarketWatch notes Wednesday's activity, which pushed iShares Barclay...

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  • 5 ETFs That Offer Inflation Protection

    04-20-2010 03:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Many are betting that inflation will skyrocket in the coming years as the United States continues to increase its deficit to historic heights. John Paulson, the man who scored about $20 billion for his clients during the housing crash, has been buying up gold for that reason. A s...

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  • 12 ETFs to Play Future Fed Rate Hikes

    02-19-2010 11:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Growth in the U.S. economy, markets and exchange traded funds (ETFs) has been aided by our exceptionally low interest rates. Yesterday, we were reminded that it's becoming increasingly important to mind the rates and be prepared to act accordingly. Yesterday, the Federal Rese...

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  • How to Protect Yourself from the Big Deficit With ETFs

    02-09-2010 01:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    The U.S. government is incurring an ever higher budget deficit and it will be up to American citizens to carry the burden. With taxes increasing, inflation rising and the dollar falling, investors may want to change their exchange traded fund (ETF) portfolio strategies in order t...

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  • As the Dollar Weakens, There Are ETFs to Shelter You

    10-21-2009 12:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    A weaker U.S. dollar and fears of inflation have been beneficial to various exchange traded funds (ETFs). According to John Spence for The Wall Street Journal, industrywide, ETF assets have topped $750 billion with year-to-date inflows of nearly $56.3 billion. A large portio...

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  • TIPS and ETFs: Your Questions Answered

    09-22-2009 01:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    We recently got on the phone with Chris Caltagirone, vice president and product manager at PIMCO, to discuss anything and everything related to TIPS, including their role in your portfolio and exchange traded funds (ETFs). What are TIPS? TIPS are Treasury Inflation-Protect...

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  • PIMCO Launches Two New TIPS ETFs

    09-13-2009 01:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    As exchange traded funds (ETFs) continue to prosper, PIMCO has introduced two new fixed income ETFs focusing on the interesting realm of Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS). The first is the PIMCO 15+ Yr. US TIPS Index Fund (NYSEArca:LTPZ), which is designed to cap...

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  • PIMCO's New TIPS ETF a First Of Its Kind

    08-24-2009 11:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    PIMCO, the world's largest bond-fund manager, today launched its first on a line of exchange traded funds (ETFs) that will consist of Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS). Concerns that the government's spending spree could lead to rampant inflation has boosted the p...

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