Beginner’s Guide To ETFs: ETFs Explained

This is a comprehensive beginner’s guide to understanding and trading ETFs in Australia.

Sections in this guide:

Break down of what ETFs actually are

How and where can I buy ETFs?

List of ETFs, benchmark they track, ticker codes and more

Why invest in ETFs.

  1. What are ETFs?
  2. How do I buy ETFs?
  3. How do ETFs work?
    1. How are ETFs traded?
    2. How is the price of an ETF unit determined?
    3. How does an ETF unit price move with an index
    4. The ETF price adjustment process in detail
    5. Issuing and redeeming ETF units explained
  4. What can I invest in through ETFs?
  5. Advantages of ETFs