iSHARES ETFs EXPLAINED

Capital at risk. All financial investments involve an element of risk. Therefore, the value of your investment and the income from it will vary and your initial investment amount cannot be guaranteed.

What is an ETF?

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) can provide a simple and easy way to build a diverse portfolio at a low cost.

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ETFs explained

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    What are ETFs?

    ETFs are pooled investment funds which can be bought and sold on a stock exchange.
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    How to choose an ETF

    To make the right choice, you need to consider three key aspects: investment objective; time horizon and risk appetite.
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    Considerations when buying ETFs

    The first key consideration when choosing an ETF is cost; the second is risk.
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    How to buy iShares ETFs

    Once you have chosen the ETF which suits your needs there are four main ways for you to buy.
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    ETFs vs index mutual funds

    ETFs are often compared to index mutual funds with which they share key similarities, but also some differences.
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