What is an ETF?

Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) are funds that trade like a stock. They are an easy-to-use, low cost and tax efficient way to invest your money.

 

Word on the street

We took to the streets of San Francisco and asked people, "What is an exchange traded fund?" In their words, here's what they had to say.

5 ETF must-knows

5 ETF must-knows

Get answers to frequently asked questions

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Growing use of ETFs

Growing use of ETFs

Explore the ETF growth story over 20+ years

Comparing ETFs vs. mutual funds

Comparing ETFs vs. mutual funds

See how ETFs are like mutual funds, and how they differ

iShares is a leading provider of ETFs
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iShares is a leading ETF provider with more than a decade of expertise and commitment to investors.1
iShares is a leading provider of ETFs
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iShares is a leading ETF provider with more than a decade of expertise and commitment to investors.1