44% of retail investors plan to increase their usage of ETFs over the next year, according to a...

|By:, SA News Editor

44% of retail investors plan to increase their usage of ETFs over the next year, according to a recent Schwab survey. While limited to individual investors with familiarity with ETFs rather than a cross-section of the investing public, it indicates ETFs will likely continue growing at an impressive pace, benefiting online brokers and ETF firms at the expense of mutual fund managers.