ETFs 101: A Guide For Investors

by: TD Wealth

How do ETFs compare to mutual funds?

Which characteristics should investors look at before investing?

What are some of the pros and cons of having ETFs in a portfolio?

ETFs can bring diversification, reasonable fees and smooth out volatility when sharp highs and lows rattle stock pickers. Andres Rincon, Director, TD Securities, talks about how these alternative investments can be part of a balanced portfolio, and the mechanics, pricing and characteristics investors should look at before investing with ETFs.