The Best ETF Developments of 2013

The past 12 months have been another banner year for exchange-traded funds (ETFs), but what were the best new developments on the ETF front in 2013? While there are plenty of positive development candidates to choose from during the year, I have narrowed down my personal list to what I think are the three best of the best developments on the ETF front over the past year — and here they are.

1) Hedged currency ETFs

There’s been a lot of upside in Asian equity markets this year, and perhaps the best example is Japan. That nation’s stock market skyrocketed in 2013, and though the upside in the space was stellar, it’s tough not to be concerned about the currency fluctuations with the yen.

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