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Top Cryptocurrency ETFs of 2023

18 Jul
Cryptocurrency ETFs

A Comprehensive Guide to Cryptocurrency ETFs of 2023 The emergence of cryptocurrencies as a popular asset class in the last decade has been nothing short of extraordinary. At the same time, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), with their inherent benefits such as diversification, liquidity, and low costs, have made investing more accessible and efficient for a broader […]

Open AI on ETF vs Mutual Fund

12 Mar
exchange-traded fund (ETF) is a type of pooled investment security. The word is written on money background

What are the differences between an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) and a Mutual Fund? Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) and Mutual Funds (MFs) are both investment vehicles that pool money from individual investors and invest it in a variety of assets, such as stocks, bonds, and other securities. However, there are several differences between these two […]

Who Are Wall Street’s Biggest ‘Carbon Offenders’?

17 Oct
Lightning Bolt, Lightning, Power, Storm, Thunder, Flash - Carbon

Analysis: Top 10 Mutual Fund, ETF Managers All Have Above-Average Carbon Footprints New Web Tool Shows Unexpectedly High Carbon Exposure of Funds As You Sow, YourSRI.com team up to carbon footprint $11 trillion in funds utilizing data from South Pole Group and exposing carbon risk – available now at fossilfreefunds.org OAKLAND, CA, ZURICH & VADUZ, […]

Why investing into Australia makes sense

28 May
Mountains behind Byron Bay, Australia

Investing into Australia For a country that is renowned for it very tough and rigid regulatory environment many international advisers, private investors and family offices may not be aware it a fairly simple procedure to invest directly into Australia. Elston offers a range of risk defined portfolios via our Individually Managed Account (IMA) that is […]

Compounding and Pyramiding Compared to Capital Protection

27 Aug
Synthetic made gold crystals by the chemical transport reaction in chlorine gas. Purity >99.99% - Pyramiding

This presentation is not a recommendation or solicitation. We will compare different approaches to how $100k could be employed with a common assumption that the price of gold will increase from $1,000 to $1,611, The first approach is to buy and hold gold bullion. The results would be, in USD terms, a profit of $61,100 […]

Stock Market Speculation with Inverse ETF’s

19 Jun
NYC NYSE - Inverse ETF

An inverse exchange-traded fund is an exchange-traded fund (ETF), traded on a public stock market, which is designed to perform as the inverse of whatever index or benchmark it is designed to track. These funds work by using short selling, trading derivatives such as futures contracts, and other leveraged investment techniques. By providing, over short […]

DBA The agricultural ETF

17 Jan
coffee beans - ETF

Several new ETFs were introduced that enhance the ability of investors to join in the commodities game. While many of them including the oil, gold, and silver ETF (DBO, DBS, DGL) are improvements on previous funds, the DBA fund is the first that allows investors to get involved in the agricultural commodities – perhaps the […]

Invest offshore in ETF’s

02 May
Invest offshore in ETF's

QUESTION: What are the tax implications for an american citizen of buying exchange traded funds in another currency in an offshore account? REPLY: According to MSN Money Central, an exchange traded fund (ETF) is essentially an index fund. As such they would be treated as mutual funds by the IRS. Those that are available through […]

Rydex ETF equal-weights S&P 500 stocks

01 Mar
economic indicators

BOSTON – Exchange-traded funds that invest in widely-held S&P 500 companies can look markedly different, depending on how much they allocate to individual stocks. The Rydex S&P Equal Weight ETF (RSP) invests the same amount — 0.20 percent — in every stock in the S&P 500 index (SPX), rebalancing quarterly to maintain the portfolio. The […]