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ETFs for Mutual Fund Representatives


You'll gain a comprehensive understanding of the financial and legal structure of ETFs, creation and redemption processes, and learn about the risks and benefits of holding this popular investment alternative in a portfolio. You will also learn about the various types of ETFs and the taxation implications of holding them.

Upon Completion of the Course Students Will Be Able To:

  • Know how trading on an exchange works
  • Examine the key features, structures and fundamentals of ETFs
  • Understand the distinctions between ETFs and Mutual Funds
  • Describe the disclosure requirements for ETFs
  • Expand your credentials with up-to-date knowledge of this new stock market offering
  • Enlist a systematic approach to investment management
  • List and describe the various types of ETFs
  • Explain the various risks that are specific to ETFs
  • Illustrate how ETFs can fit into a client portfolio

This ten-hour online course is designed for investment professionals who are currently licensed as mutual fund dealing representatives.

Quiz Format Online
Question Format Multiple Choice
Questions Per Quiz 60
Attempts Allowed 2
Passing Grade 60%
Enrolment Period 6 months

Continuing Education (CE) Credits

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