ETF Trends
ETF Trends

The latest numbers are out and they show sector Exchange Traded Funds are winning over investors.  Data from Financial Research Corp. shows the ETF industry held $263 billion in assets at the end of September.  Sector ETFs have gained $6.7 billion for 2005 (through August) while sector index mutual funds captured $5.3 billion in the same period.  Reasons for the closing gap include increasing awareness and cost.

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