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Re: Leveraged Extended ETNs?

Hi Paul, thanks for the info, that was pretty eye opening. I guess I didn't really understand what an ETN was. So just to be clear, ETNs don't actually hold the assets of the index that they are tracking? How does that work? Also, since they are unsecured debt securities, if the issuing bank default...
by gopercy01
Sun Mar 24, 2013 9:01 pm
 
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Leveraged Extended ETNs?
Replies: 2
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Leveraged Extended ETNs?

I came across these leveraged ETNs and I wanted to get some opinions about them. The symbols I'm looking at are BXUC and SFLA. Both of their goals are to utilize leverage to amplify the return of the S&P 500 on a long term basis. These are not similar to funds such as SSO, that use leveraged to ...
by gopercy01
Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:24 pm
 
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Leveraged Extended ETNs?
Replies: 2
Views: 227

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