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Diversification & Flexibility with
Exchange
Traded Funds

Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) offer a simple way to buy a diversified portfolio of investments.4 Like mutual funds, ETFs are a basket of securities. However, ETFs are traded on stock exchanges, can be traded throughout the day, and have a fluctuating value like stocks. ETFs are typically passively managed and track a specific index, such as the S&P 500. ETFs involve risk, as do all investments.

At E*TRADE, you can trade every ETF sold, plus over 80 commission-free ETFs2 from leading independent providers

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How to Diversify with ETFs
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  • Diversification
    Made Easy

    Many different stocks and/or bonds make up each ETF

  • Built-in
    Flexibility

    Sell your ETF any time the exchanges are open

  • Portfolio
    Balancing

    Choices cover a range of strategies, sectors & geographies

  • Low
    Cost

    Compared to many actively-managed mutual funds

Fast Facts

You can use Online Portfolio Advisor to get a broadly diversified ETF portfolio.

Manage it yourself or enroll in an Online Managed Investment Portfolio and let the professionals at E*TRADE Capital Management do it for you.5

E*TRADE Financial Consultants can help you choose the right ETFs.

Rely on us for 100% unbiased advice and a choice of every ETF publicly sold.

Conditional orders, margin, and options work with ETFs.

ETFs offer the ultimate in trading flexibility and value.

ETFs are as easy to trade as individual stocks.

Unlike mutual funds, ETFs can be bought and sold throughout the trading day.

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