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  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    ETFs may be a "disruptive innovation" but experts have concerns about the rapid growth of the ETF business.

  • When it Comes to ETFs, How Much Is Too Much? Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    With optimism about the growth of exchange-traded funds comes a less obvious question about whether the industry might be growing too fast.

  • Which ETFs Are Investors Buying? Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    The market's recent run has investors on the hunt for where to put their money. What are the big bets?

  • By the Numbers: ETF Fund Flows Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 11:55 AM ET

    The ETF business is one of the few areas in the financial services business that is growing robustly.

  • Herb Greenberg's Weird ETFs, Revisited Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 12:08 PM ET

    Last year we listed eight ETFs we thought were plain weird, including two we lumped in because they seemed wrongheaded. This year we checked with Matt Hougan of Index Universe. Here is his list.

  • Inside the ETF Boom  Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani goes inside the largest ETF conference in the world with Indexuniverse's Matt Hougan to discuss the future of the ETF market and what it is about this booming business that keeps him up at night.

  • ETF Price Wars Keep Heating Up Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 12:26 PM ET
    Specialist Gerry Petti, right, directs trades in shares of Kookmin Bank on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday Oct. 30, 2006. Kookmin Bank, South Korea's top lender by assets, reported Monday a bigger-than-expected 28% drop in third-quarter net profit due mainly to falling margins and a lack of non-operating gains it enjoyed in the year-earlier period.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    The ETF price wars continue to heat up. Charles Schwab just announced it is offering a broad, free ETF trading program that is another sign that the ETF price wars are continuing.

  • Playing IPO Resurgence With a High-Flying ETF Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    While small, the sole exchange-traded fund (ETF) focused on the initial public offering market continues to deliver impressive returns for investors.

  • NYSE traders

    Exchange-traded funds are the most important development for investors — and the fund industry — in decades.

  • ETFs Growing and Growing, and "Here to Conquer' Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 8:07 AM ET

    More and more investors are turning from managed funds and using indexes to express their sentiment about where the financial markets are heading.

  • ETFs Turn 20: So Where Do We Go From Here? Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 4:10 PM ET
    NYSE exchange floor

    If there's a single investing vehicle that has come a long way, it's the exchange-traded fund.

  • The ETF Turns 20!  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 3:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani talks with Jim Ross, State Street Global Advisors, about investors getting back into the stock market via Exchange Traded Funds.

  • Just What is an ETF?  Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Exchange-traded funds or ETFs are attracting assets because they're a low-cost way to gain access to stocks, bonds and commodities. But the ETF experience is not flawless, and if you're new to this you might be wondering, just what is an ETF?

  • ETFs vs Mutual Funds: The Debate Heats Up Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 9:16 AM ET

    Forget any nice talk about how mutual and exchange-traded funds can peacefully co-exist.

  • How Investing Is Just Like Working at Jiffy Lube Sunday, 10 Feb 2013 | 6:28 PM ET

    For many investors, the idea of who their manager is can be amorphous. For Ric Edelman, though, his job is simple: Just think of him as the guy who changes the oil in your car.

  • When It Comes to ETFs, Know What You Own Sunday, 10 Feb 2013 | 7:31 PM ET

    Reciting the benefits of exchange-traded funds has become so routine that it's gotten easy to forget the drawbacks.

  • Emerging Markets: The Big Story of 2013? Sunday, 10 Feb 2013 | 8:44 AM ET

    As fears recede about a dreaded hard landing in China, investors have been pouring money back into emerging markets exchange traded funds in the past few months.


  • A CNBC reporter since 1990, Bob Pisani covers Wall Street from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Jeff Cox is finance editor for CNBC.com.


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