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Sprott: Will The Rise Of ETFs Be The Market’s Downfall?

By Tom Winnifrith | Saturday 9 September 2017


The rise of exchange traded funds (ETFs) is one of the more interesting topics in light of the ongoing general equity bull market. For the first time in history there are more indexes than stocks! Hence, the rising popularity of ETFs (which track indexed strategies) comes as no surprise. But could this be the cause of the next stockmarket crash? That is the thesis of Kenton Toews of Sprott who writes:

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