Income investors looking to generate cash flow with ETFs can choose from fixed income, dividend and international funds.
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ETF investors have several choices for gaining exposure to gold including funds that hold physical gold, invest in futures contracts or own gold mining stocks. Leveraged and inverse funds are also available.
Frontier Markets ETFs are a recent innovation and only a few have been launched.
The popularity of Emerging Markets investing has lead to the introduction of several types of ETFs.
There are several ways to invest in clean energy with exchange traded funds. The largest of the group is the $1.6 billion PowerShares WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio (PBW) which tracks an index designed to deliver capital appreciation through the selection of companies that focus on greener and generally renewable sources of energy and technologies that facilitate cleaner energy.
A quick way to get diversified exposure to Brazil is through an ETF. A well established Brazil ETF is the iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund (EWZ).
Investors can gain exposure to agriculture through several ETFs that differ by asset class and concentration levels.