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Exchange Traded Products (ETPs)

Infographic showing six different types of Exchange Traded Funds: Index, Commodity, Inverse, Actively Managed, Industry and Foreign Market - Exchange Traded Products

Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) are investments that can be bought and sold just like shares on an open market, such as ASX or AQUA.

ETPs are a commonly used, low-cost, managed investments.

Types of ETPs:

  • Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) – you get returns similar to a share index. It can contain all types of investments including stocks, commodities, or bonds.
  • Synthetic ETFs – an asset designed to replicate the performance of an underlying index using derivatives and swaps rather than physical securities.


Check out these links for further information:
ASIC’s MoneySmart
Investopedia: Exchange Traded Products

You can also complete one of the ASX’s free online courses to learn about ETFs and ETPs in more detail.

 

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