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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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  • Alternative TIPS ETFs To Hedge Against Inflation

    05-14-2013 09:29 AM by Tom Lydon

    Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities help investors hedge against the risks of diminished purchasing power although easy monetary policies by central banks have yet to stoke runaway inflation. If interest rates rise, investors would do better with global and short-term TIPS re...

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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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  • Vanguard Launches Short-Term TIPS ETF

    10-16-2012 07:03 AM by Tom Lydon

    Vanguard has been at the forefront of the ongoing so-called price war in the exchange traded funds industry. Now, the third largest fund provider is marketing a cheaper alternative to current short-term Treasury Inflation Protected Securities ETFs on the market. On Tuesday, Va...

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  • Vanguard Extends ETF Price War to TIPS

    07-26-2012 10:30 AM by Tom Lydon

    Vanguard, the third-largest U.S. exchange traded fund provider, has filed for a new low-cost, short-term inflation-protected securities index fund, fueling the ongoing so-called price war among fund providers. According to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing, the Vangu...

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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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  • New ETF Pairs High Yield with Active Management

    12-03-2010 02:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    If you're one of the millions of investors looking for yield these days, there's a new exchange traded fund (ETF) in which you can find it. This week, AdvisorShares launched the Peritus High Yield ETF (NYSEArca: HYLD), the first-ever actively managed high-yield bond ETF. The ...

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