One ETF can give the holder exposure to a group of equities, market segments or styles. In comparison to a stock, the ETF can track a broader range of equities.
Lower Fees Compared to Managed Funds
ETF’s require less active management and as such have much lower costs compared to other managed funds.
Trades Like a Stock
Although the ETF might give the holder the benefits of being able to invest in multiple equities, it still trades like an equity.
ETFs can be freely purchased and sold throughout the trading day.
They trade at a price that is updated throughout the day.