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A New Short Treasury ETF Is Coming

|Includes: LQD, PST, TBF, TBT, TIP, iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT), TMV, TYO

Despite a growing controversy over the use of leveraged ETFs, ProShares has launched another inverse exchange-traded fund designed to short longer-term Treasuries.


The ProShares Short 20+ Year Treasury (NYSEARCA:TBF) is set to track the Barclays Capital U.S. 20+ Year Treasury Bond Index, an underlying index used for successful traditional funds.


Investors may be temped to believe that a "single" inverse Treasury fund like TBF would be less risky than…READ MORE