ETFs are exchange-traded (index) funds, which are becoming increasingly popular. The use of ETFs offers several advantages over investing in stocks. Due to the large number of different indices, entire strategies and sectors can be replicated in no time.
Advantages of ETF trading at FXFlat:
- Take advantage of the diversity of 28 exchanges in 14 countries for your ETF trading. Effortlessly expand your strategies with sector, short or leveraged ETFs.
- Benefit from high liquidity through free choice of exchanges as well as best execution through IB's Smart Routing
- Favorable cost structure - starting at only EUR 1.90 per order for German exchanges and from USD 1.90 for US exchanges
|ETFs||Active investment funds|
|Highest diversification possible||Yes||Yes|
|Low running costs||Yes||No|
|Low entry costs||Yes||No|
|Liquidity and tradability||Yes||No|
|Transparency through index tracking||Yes||No|
|Intraday trading possible||Yes||No|
|Option trading on ETFs||Yes||No|