VanEck Will Close Two International ETFs-VanEck, the issuer of the VanEck Vectors family exchange traded funds, said Thursday it plans to shutter two international ETFs, the VanEck Vectors Indonesia Small-Cap ETF (NYSEArca: IDXJ) and the
Country ETF Winners and Losers as Oil Prices Rise-Various economies and country-related exchange traded funds could react differently as we see a rebound in crude oil prices. Major oil producers will enjoy a reprieve in their energy-induced sell-off,
Oil’s Demise a Drain on Frontier Markets ETFs-Although it is home to just two members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), the iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF (NYSEArca: FM) has not been immune to slumping
The Ongoing Allure of Frontier Markets-Emerging markets exchange traded funds are starting to make a comeback. How long the rebound lasts is up for debate, but the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEArca: EEM) is
Catalysts for Emerging Markets ETFs? Maybe-For as bad as things have been for emerging markets equities this year, the 1.8% year-to-date losses sported by the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEArca: VWO) and the iShares
Stealth Rally for Gulf States ETF-This has been an excellent year for some Middle East bourses, particularly those in Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates. Investing in those markets is still a new concept
Frontier Market ETFs: Get in on the Ground Floor-Frontier markets are economies that are in the beginning stages of capital market growth. Focused exchange traded funds give investors exposure to the growth spurt as the economies begin industrializing.
How to Invest with International ETFs-With exchange traded funds, the average retail investor can branch out into overseas stock markets, but some have been reluctant to diversify on misconceptions related to investing with foreign ETFs.
Best Emerging Market ETFs-With global growth, copious liquidity and low interest rates spurring riskier investment strategies, emerging market equities and exchange traded funds have been among the most attractive assets this year. "The
ETF Spotlight: Egypt-After a tenuous transition from the ousting of the Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak and continued violence, parliamentary elections helped ease stability concerns, lifting Egyptian markets and a related exchange traded
The Contrarian: Single-Country ETFs-Many exchange traded funds that track individual countries have been beaten to a pulp in 2011. Some bargain hunters see cheap valuations in these hard-hit ETFs despite global debt and
Frontier Market ETFs 101-Frontier markets is an investment sector that is just gaining traction with investors. Exchange traded funds (ETFs) tracking these markets have given individual and institutional investors alike exposure to exotic
ETFs Make Gains as Oil Prices Cool-Exchange traded funds (ETFs) seized an opportunity to turn higher as oil prices paused for a breath in early trading. Middle East ETFs are leading the charge today. Both Market
Middle East ETFs: Volatility Could Rule-Around the world, international economies are showing life again and investors are accepting a little more risk in their portfolios. But investors looking at Middle East markets and exchange traded
Egypt ETF Suspends Share Creation-The rising intensity of unrest in Egypt has forced the Market Vectors Egypt (NYSEArca: EGPT) exchange traded fund (ETF) to suspend share creation. Egypt's stock exchange has closed down for
Sate Your Risk Appetite With Frontier Market ETFs-Were you impressed by your emerging market allocations last year? Well, frontier market exchange traded funds (ETFs) eclipsed those markets and could continue to do so as businesses globalize and
10 ETFs to Play Byron Wien’s 2011 Predictions-A well-known economic prognosticator has issued his 10 predictions for the New Year. If they come to fruition, you'll want these exchange traded funds (ETFs) on your radar to capitalize.
The World Cup Stimulates Host Country ETFs-If you were wondering whether the World Cup actually delivered any meaningful benefit to the host country and exchange traded funds (ETFs) that track it, the proof that it does
Investing in the ‘Islamic Triangle’ ETFs-Investors who want greater diversification in their portfolios need to think globally. Keeping that in mind, investors may want to consider investing in the "Islamic Triangle" or exchange traded funds
Middle East ETFs: A Good Area to Invest?-The Middle East seems to be unfazed by the global economic crisis and investors are putting more money into the region. But has near-term sentiment toward the region's exchange traded
The Vast Appeal of Frontier Market ETFs-Frontier market exchange traded funds (ETFs) present people with the opportunity to invest in regions and areas that would otherwise be unavailable for the average retail investor. These up-and-coming, rapidly
ETF Alternatives for Getting Oil Exposure-Oil prices are inching higher and for exchange traded fund (ETF) investors there are several ways to play the future of oil. ETFs can provide exposure to oil through futures