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by PraefectusDelegatus
Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: What are incompatible index definitions
Replies: 1
Views: 356

What are incompatible index definitions

From the wiki: first line underneath the table at investing Belgium.

This seems a low-effort post but I googled it and looked it up on the wiki with no results. Maybe the wiki should explain it further then.
by PraefectusDelegatus
Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing [Greece]
Replies: 33
Views: 3188

Re: New to investing [Greece]

Sorry, I forgot to mention. I used this tool which says +165% dividends reinvested . PraefectusDelegatus: Try justetf: https://www.justetf.com/de-en/etf-profile.html?groupField=index&from=search&isin=IE00B5BMR087&query=IE00B5BMR087&tab=chart you can see the effect of different currencies and if you...
by PraefectusDelegatus
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing [Greece]
Replies: 33
Views: 3188

Re: New to investing [Greece]

Just to understand each other, my post above was for: 1. iShares Core MSCI World UCITS ETF 2. iShares Core MSCI EM IMI UCITS ETF The first is having stocks of developed markets, the second stocks of emerging markets. With these 2 ETFs, you basically own the global stock market. They are having any ...
by PraefectusDelegatus
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing [Greece]
Replies: 33
Views: 3188

Re: New to investing [Greece]

CSPX has tripled since January 2011, while the S&P 500 has increased by less than 150%. Does that mean CSPX is not hedged against currency volatility? I assume the difference in performance is because EUR is so cheap compared to USD?
by PraefectusDelegatus
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing [Greece]
Replies: 33
Views: 3188

Re: New to investing [Greece]

I can't get the XAMS (Euronex Amsterdam) version of the ETFs (in EUR) if I look them up on morningstar.com. So I think Dutch is the only option. Though don't have a lot of experience with this.
by PraefectusDelegatus
Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: Belgian citizen living in Germany, how to get started?
Replies: 12
Views: 1044

Re: Belgian citizen living in Germany, how to get started?

2. I would not recommend DeGiro at all. You would have to agree that they will lend your securities to third-parties for short periods of time, I suppose to support short-sellers and make a buck here and there off your portfolio. Personally I object to this but it's your decision. This can easily b...
by PraefectusDelegatus
Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing [Greece]
Replies: 33
Views: 3188

Re: New to investing [Greece]

You need to grasp the concept of the different types of ETF currencies and mainly the difference between "trading currency" and the currencies of the assets that the ETF holds. There is a nice summary here: https://www.bogleheads.org/wiki/Non-US_investors_and_ETF_currencies . Basically, you choose ...