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If you'd like some help choosing the best exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and exchange-traded commodities (ETCs) for you, you've come to the right place. The ETFs and ETCs in our preferred list are handpicked by our analysts for their low costs, tracking ability, size and interest to UK investors. But what are ETFs and ETCs? Watch our video and read the articles below; then click through to our preferred list.   


What is an ETF?

An exchange traded fund offers market diversification in a single product, we look into how it does this along with the added benefits and costs.

What is an ETC?

Appealing to the more adventurous investor, we look at why along with the structure and benefits of an exchange traded commodity.

Investing in Gold

Financial writer Michael Baxter, looks at three ways to invest in gold including exchange traded commodities and what is the motivation?

ETFs vs mutual funds

Investment analyst Ian Forrest, looks at the difference and benefits of investing in ETFs and how they compare to mutual funds.

Diversifying your portfolio

Analyst Ian Forrest looks at using ETFs & ETCs for a diversified portfolio.

BRICs and ETFs

Financial writer Michael Baxter looks at investing in BRICs through ETFs.


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