10 Most Significant ETFs

Published on by on September 9, 2013 | Updated February 25, 2014

Now with 20 years of experience, the ETF market is a continually expanding and shifting investment space that many investors are just discovering. With the creation of new funds almost every week, there are a number of ways for ETFs to stand out in the quickly crowding market. Below we outline the most significant funds by varying investment objectives.

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Ten Oldest ETFs
SPDR S&P 500 (SPY), 1/22/1993
SPDR MidCap Trust Series I (MDY), 4/27/1995
MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund (EWU), 3/12/1996
MSCI Mexico Index Fund (EWW), 3/12/1996
MSCI Singapore Index Fund (EWS), 3/12/1996
MSCI Japan Index Fund (EWJ), 3/12/1996
MSCI Canada Index Fund (EWC), 3/12/1996
MSCI Germany Index Fund (EWG), 3/12/1996
MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund (EWH), 3/12/1996
MSCI Australia Index Fund (EWA), 3/12/1996

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