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ETFs and ETPs

In this course, learn how to establish a diversified portfolio easily and cost-effectively with a single trade. This course has been updated and now covers fixed income and commodity ETFs in detail.

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Where do ETFs fit in?

ETFs are part of a wider family of products available ETFs are part of a wider family of products available on ASX called Exchange Traded Products (ETPs).

Estimated time to complete: 5 minutes

Where do ETFs fit in? - text version

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1. Introduction to ETFs

Get an overview of ETFs - their features, risks and benefits.

Estimated time to complete: 20 minutes.

Introduction to ETFs - text version (pdf 695.89KB)

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2. What are ETFs?

Detailed review of ETF features. Learn about NAV, physically backed and synthetic ETFs.

Estimated time to complete: 20 minutes.

What are ETFs? - text version (pdf 683.34KB)

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3. Buying, holding and selling ETFs

A practical course about buying and selling ETFs. Learn about market makers, price, distributions, tax and costs.

Estimated time to complete: 20 minutes.

Buying, holding and selling ETFs - text version (pdf 626.95KB)

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4. Australian ETFs

This module covers the main segment of the ETF Market – ETFs over Australian Sharemarket indices.

Estimated time to complete: 20 minutes.

Australian ETFs - text version (pdf 520.64KB)

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5. International ETFs

ETFs offer a convenient way to invest in overseas markets. Learn how they work.

Estimated time to complete: 20 minutes.

International ETFs - text version (pdf 724.44KB)

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6. Fixed income ETFs

Fixed income ETFs give you exposure to bonds. They have unique risks and features.

Estimated time to complete: 20 minutes.

Fixed income ETFs - text version (pdf 651.66KB)

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7. Commodity ETFs

Commodity ETFs offer a convenient way to get exposure to this often difficult to access market segment. However, they also present unique and sometimes complex risks you should understand.

Estimated time to complete: 20 minutes.

Commodity ETFs - text version (pdf 661.24KB)

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8. Currency ETFs

Currency ETFs allow you to trade currency relationships such as US/AUD.

Estimated time to complete: 10 minutes.

Currency ETFs - text version (pdf 195.55KB)