Jethro's Braindump

Investing In ETFs

Identifying good ETFs (Joshua Giersch, Rich By Retirement)

Good ETFs satisfy the following conditions:

  1. Low fees (<0.3% per annum)
  2. Plenty of assets in the fund (above $100 million)
  3. “Cash” or “physical”, not “synthetic”
    1. This is because if the counterparty collapses, the synthetic ETF will start tracking the bunch of miscellaneous stocks