- The First Trust Managed Municipal ETF (FMB) will offer investors current income through municipal bond investments which is exempt from regular federal income taxes.
- According to a statement issued by First Trust: "Recent tax increases have boosted the demand for tax-exempt investments. At the same time, some municipalities have been facing increasing economic challenges, raising the importance of active credit analysis and municipal bond expertise."
- There are currently three other actively managed municipal bond ETFs on the market, all of which feature a focus on maturity: the PIMCO Intermediate Municipal Bond Strategy (MUNI), the Columbia Intermediate Municipal Bond ETF (GMMB) and the PIMCO Short Term Municipal Bond Strategy ETF (SMMU).
- Other municipal bond ETFs: MUB, PZA, TFI, ITM, MLN, SHM, XMPT, PRB, SUB, SMB, PVI, VRD, RVNU
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