Free ETF Webinar: How To Pick The Right ETF

by on September 13, 2011

ETF Database, one of the leading providers of educational material of exchange-traded products, will be conducting a free webinar on Wednesday October 5. The webinar, which has been approved for 1.0 hours of CE credits by the CFP board, will cover the various metrics that financial advisors and individual investors can consider to identify the ETF that is most consistent with their return objectives and risk constraints.

With more than 1,300 exchange-traded products now available, investors have more options than ever before. And while many ETFs offer exposure to generally similar asset classes and investment strategies, there are nuances to each that can impact the risk / return profile that is ultimately realized. When it comes to picking the best ETF, the details matter; this one hour webinar will cover a variety of factors that should be analyzed when attempting to evaluate the efficiency of an exchange-traded product, including:

Finding The Right ETF
Date Wed. October 5
Time 4ET / 1PT
Length 1 hour
CE Credits 1.0 hour CFP Board
Cost Free
Click here to register
  • Expense ratio differentials
  • Impact of product structure on tax liabilities and risk exposure
  • Analyzing the depth and balance of equity ETFs
  • Evaluating the efficiency of commodity ETPs
  • Pros and cons of various weighting methodologies
  • What various bond yield metrics mean (and which ones are the most important)

The one hour webinar includes a Q&A session with Michael Johnston and Eric Dutram of Registration is free, but space at the event is limited; visit to sign up today!