How are ETF shares generated?

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How are ETF shares generated?

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Was wondering how ETF shares are put out on the market. I would guess in the beginning the fund is created with x $s to start with x amount of shares released. Sort of like an IPO. How do they determine when to create more shares and buy more assets for the fund? Supply and demand would dictate, but they must follow some type of SEC rules or something.
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