Currency-hedged exchange-traded funds (“ETFs”) have become extremely popular among international investors due to the weakness in the euro and yen relative to the U.S. dollar over the past several months. During the first half of 2015, 40% of ETFs... (full story)
ETFs continue to open up the doors to international markets that were previously too difficult, or costly, to access for mainstream investors. While many have taken advantage of this by adding geographic diversity to their portfolios, few have... (full story)
While the timing may not be known for certain, one of these days, the Federal Reserve is going to raise key benchmark interest rates. The decision to move even a quarter of percentage point will be a landmark one. Since the credit crisis, the Fed has... (full story)
James Rickards - Daily Reckoning - Tue Oct 06, 4:37PM CDT
This post SAIS and Your Inside Connection to the IMF appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
How Jim Rickards is able to be your fly on the wall in the IMF and highest echelons of the global financial elite. Here’s what they've got planned next for... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Tue Oct 06, 4:07PM CDT
After a precipitous sell off since the June highs, some have warmed up to Chinese equities, finding value in China stocks and country-specific exchange traded funds.
ETF investors who are interested in the Chinese market have a number of options to... (full story)
Peter Schiff - Daily Reckoning - Tue Oct 06, 3:45PM CDT
This post Failure to Launch appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
Peter Schiff explains why the dismal September jobs report may prove to be the flashing red beacon that even the most skilled apologists can't explain away...
The post Failure to... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Tue Oct 06, 3:39PM CDT
Exorbitant drug price concerns and a new Trans-Pacific Partnership deal sent biotech stocks and sector exchange traded funds reeling Tuesday.
Biotech sector stocks were among the worst performing areas of the market Tuesday. The iShares Nasdaq... (full story)