What is an ETF?

An exchange-traded fund (ETF) is a basket of securities you buy or sell through a brokerage firm on a stock exchange. ETFs are offered on virtually all asset classes ranging from traditional investments to alternative assets like commodities or currencies.

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Have you heard of exchange-traded funds and want to explore more? This video is a great starting place to learn about three key attributes of ETFs as it relates to trading, costs, and tax efficiency.

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