Australian (ASX) Stock Market Forum


  1. MattyJ

    ETF return vs the index

    Hello, I was thinking of investing in some ETF's which I mentioned to a friend of mine. He told me that he invested in ASX:IVV last December and has just sold them because the return did not match the index - it was in fact something like 5% below the index, which seems strange to me. My...
  2. G

    How can ETFs track indices?

    Sounds like a newbie question but still: Let's take ASX:IVV, an ETF that tracks S&P 500. The ETF itself is traded within ASX trading hours, and the price is obviously determined by those who buy and sell. On the other hand, stocks that compose S&P 500 are traded within the U.S. trading hours...
  3. System

    IVV - iShares S&P 500 ETF

    iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (IVV) was formerly known as iShares S&P 500 Index Fund.