ETF Research

The Stockspot Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) Research includes:
– The best performing ETFs in Australia
– The top 5 ETFs across different asset categories
– The most popular ETFs
– ETF Performance Tables
– ETF trends and market insights for 2019
– Stockspot recommended ETFs

Stockspot is Australia’s largest ETF online investment adviser and fund manager. We build and manage personalised ETF portfolios for thousands of Australians.

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ETF Research, ETFs 101

About this research

Welcome to Stockspot’s 2019 ETF Research Report. We’ve analysed over 190 ETFs by looking at factors like fees, performance, size and activity.

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ETF Research, ETFs 101

What are ETFs?

An introduction into Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), how they work and trade, their key benefits, and risks.

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ETF Research, ETFs 101

ETFs vs LICs compared

Comparison between Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) and Listed Investment Companies (LICs).

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ETF Research, ETFs 101

Are ETFs safe or risky?

Debunking the biggest ETF myths and addressing the criticism.

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ETF Research, ETFs 101

ETF glossary

A helpful dictionary and glossary of terms for all ETF and investment related terminology.

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ETF Market Update, ETF Research

ETF market summary

A summary of the Australian ETF Market including trends, predictions and reasons why the industry will continue to grow.

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ETF Market Update, ETF Research

10 key research highlights

10 key statistics from our ETF Research over the last year.

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Australian vs global ETF market

Comparison between the Australian and Global ETF market.

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ETF Market Update, ETF Research

ETFs by sector group

A summary of trends and growth in each ETF sector such as Global Shares, Australian Shares, Bonds, Currency, Commodities, and other ETFs.

ETF Market Update, ETF Research

ETFs by issuer

A summary of trends and growth in each ETF issuer.

ETF Market Update, ETF Research

New ETFs

A summary of all the newly listed ASX ETFs over the past year.

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ETF Market Update, ETF Research

Closed ETFs

A summary of all the ASX listed ETFs that have closed or delisted over the past year.

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Best performing ETFs for 2019

The Top 5 ETF Performers who had the best returns over the past year.

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ETF Market Update, ETF Research

Worst performing ETFs for 2019

The Bottom 5 ETF Performers who had the worst returns over the past year.

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ETF Market Update, ETF Research

Most Popular ETFs

Most popular ETFs by examining the largest increases in size and flows over the past year.

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ETF Market Update, ETF Research

Least popular ETFs

Least popular ETFs by examining the largest decreases in size and flows over the past year.

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ETF Investing Tips, ETF Research

How to invest in the best ETFs

How to avoid investing in bad ETFs. We share some tips for investors when looking to invest and pick the best ETFs.

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ETF Investing Tips, ETF Research

How to be a better ETF investor

Tips to become a better ETF investor. We go through the key mistakes to avoid.

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ETF Investing Tips, ETF Research, Global Share ETFs

Benefits of Investing Overseas with Global ETFs

Opportunity of investing globally through ETFs, why most investors have a home country bias, and how ETFs provide diversification and asset allocation benefits.

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ETF Investing Tips, ETF Research, Global Share ETFs

Should I Buy Hedged or Unhedged ETFs

Comparison between hedged and unhedged ETFs and how foreign currencies affect ETF Returns.

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Bond ETFs, ETF Investing Tips, ETF Research

Bond ETFs can help you earn smoother returns

How using Bond ETFs in a portfolio helps as a defensive cushion to smooth out returns.

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ETF Research, Ethical ETFs

Are ethical ETFs really that ethical?

Why ethical investing continues to grow and the motives behind it.

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ETF Research, Smart Beta ETFs

Can Smart Beta ETFs work? A look through factor investing

Showcasing that Smart Beta Factor Investing may work but has risks associated with timing.

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Australian Share ETFs, ETF Performance Tables, ETF Research

ETF Performance Tables – Australian Share ETFs

Summary of all Australian Share ETFs by Performance and Returns.

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ETF Performance Tables, ETF Research, Global Share ETFs

ETF Performance Tables – Global Share ETFs

Summary of all Global Share ETFs by Performance and Returns.

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Bond ETFs, ETF Performance Tables, ETF Research

ETF Performance Tables – Bonds, Fixed Income and Cash ETFs

Summary of all Bond, Fixed Income and Cash ETFs by Performance and Returns.

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ETF Performance Tables – Ethical ETFs

Summary of all ASX Ethical ETFs by Performance and Returns.

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ETF Performance Tables, ETF Research

ETF Performance Tables – Other ETFs (Currency, Commodities, and Multi Asset)

Summary of all currency, commodity, multi-asset, and all other ETFs by Performance and Returns.