Coming & Going: January 2012
|December ETF Launches|
|Ticker||ETF||Assets (In Millions)||Avg. Volume|
|FLRN||SPDR Barclays Capital Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF||$6||1,500|
|INFL||DB US Inflation ETN||n/a||100|
|DEFL||DB US Deflation ETN||n/a||200|
|QQQM||NASDAQ 400 Mid Cap ETF||$2.4||300|
|QQQV||NASDAQ 500 ETF||$2.4||1,100|
|GREK||FTSE Greece 20 ETF||$1.3||3,200|
|KNOW||All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares||$3.7||9,200|
|INSD||Large Cap Insider Sentiment Shares||$3.7||9,600|
|TNDQ||NASDAQ-100 Trendpilot ETN||n/a||2,200|
The coming of the new year hasn’t slowed down the rapid pace of the ETF industry, with December showing high levels of activity on the product development front. This past month saw the debut of a number of first-to-market products as well several new and intriguing investment strategies.
The total new ETF launches for 2011 shattered previous records, with 284 products hitting the markets. Nine of those debuted during the month of December.
For those looking to find their way through these uncertain times, we outline all 9 ETF launches in December to help investors decide which choices may be right for their portfolio:
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