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Investment masterclass: WTF are ETFs?

Investment masterclass: WTF are ETFs?

Update: 2023-07-25


Exchange traded funds or ETFs have been growing in popularity recently but as Money Clinic listener Saranya has found, there’s a bewildering array of different types of ETFs to choose from. Presenter Claer Barrett is joined in the studio by Dave Baxter, funds editor at the Investors’ Chronicle, and Lynn Hutchinson, head of ETF and index solutions at investment manager Charles Stanley. They unpick the many different types of ETFs, how to use them to build an investment portfolio and what to look out for in terms of fees.

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Presented by Claer Barrett. Produced by Persis Love. Our executive producer is Manuela Saragosa. Sound design is by Breen Turner, with original music from Metaphor Music.

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Kenny Howse

Investor's Chronicle article isn't free to read, a subscription is required!

Jul 25th








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Investment masterclass: WTF are ETFs?

Investment masterclass: WTF are ETFs?