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Investing in International ETFs [How To Guide]
(1 minute 59 seconds)

Watch our beginners guide to investing in international ETFs to learn how they can be used to diversify portfolios and offer exposure to many sectors that have strong growth potential on a global scale, but which are under-represented on the ASX.

About our funds

  • Learn more about BetaShares ETFs
    (30 seconds)

    With more than 60 funds, BetaShares offers Australians cost-effective, simple, and liquid access to the broadest range of investment solutions available on the ASX, covering almost every asset class and investment strategy.

  • The BetaShares Cloud Computing ETF (ASX: CLDD)
    (2 minutes 18 seconds)

    CLDD is the first ETF traded on the ASX to focus on the cloud computing market, providing convenient, cost-effective access to a diversified portfolio of leading companies in the global cloud computing industry.

  • The BetaShares S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF (ASX: QUS)
    (1 minute 45 seconds)

    This ETF aims to track the performance of the S&P 500 Equal Weight Index (before fees and expenses), which provides exposure to 500 leading listed U.S. companies, with each holding in the index weighted equally.

  • Learn about the BetaShares Diversified All Growth ETF (ASX: DHHF)
    (1 minute 37 seconds)

    DHHF aims to provide low-cost exposure to a diversified portfolio with high growth potential, that may suit investors with a very high tolerance for risk. The ETF has a 100% allocation to shares, including Australian, global developed and emerging markets.

  • Global Quality Leaders Explainer (ASX: QLTY/ HQLT)
    (2 minutes 6 seconds)

    The BetaShares Global Quality Leaders ETF (ASX: QLTY) and BetaShares Global Quality Leaders ETF - Currency Hedged (ASX: HQLT) provide exposure to a diversified portfolio of quality global companies in a single ASX trade.

  • The BetaShares Australian Ex-20 Portfolio Diversifier ETF (ASX: EX20)
    (1 minute 51 seconds)

    Introducing the BetaShares Australian Ex-20 Portfolio Diversifier ETF (ASX: EX20) - a fund which aims to track the performance of an index (before fees and expenses) comprising the 180 largest stocks listed on the ASX, ranked from number 21 to number 200, based on their market capitalisation.

  • Introducing BetaShares Ethical ETF range
    (2 minutes 24 seconds)

    Introducing BetaShares Ethical ETF range, including the BetaShares Global Sustainability Leaders ETF (ASX: ETHI), BetaShares Global Sustainability Leaders ETF – Currency Hedged (ASX: HETH), BetaShares Australian Sustainability Leaders ETF (ASX: FAIR), and BetaShares Sustainability Leaders Diversified Bond ETF - Currency Hedged (ASX: GBND).

  • BetaShares S&P/ASX Australian Technology ETF (ASX: ATEC)
    (1 minute 21 seconds)

    Find out more about the BetaShares S&P/ASX Australian Technology ETF.

  • Invest how you live, with the BetaShares NASDAQ 100 ETF (ASX:NDQ)
    (2 minutes 11 seconds)

    Access the companies that are revolutionising our everyday lives in a single ASX trade, with the BetaShares NASDAQ 100 ETF (ASX:NDQ)

  • BetaShares Legg Mason Australian Bond Fund (managed fund) - ASX: BNDS
    (4 mins)

    BNDS is the first fixed income Active ETF available on the ASX and is designed to provide efficient access to an actively managed and broadly diversified portfolio of Australian fixed income securities. The Fund is managed by multi award-winning Legg Mason affiliate, Western Asset, led by veteran Fixed Income investor, Anthony Kirkham. Watch our short video as Anthony explains how to use BNDS in your investment portfolio.

ETF Education

  • The ESG revolution - what is behind it? | Launchpad
    (2 minutes 55 seconds)

    Jessica Leung, BetaShares Portfolio Manager, discusses the ESG movement, how it has been shaped from current events and the tangible impact on your investments. ESG investing is not only changing the way we invest, but also changing the role investing has on society.

  • How to choose the right ETF [A 7 Step Investor Checklist]
    (2 minutes 56 seconds)

    Researching, comparing and choosing the appropriate exchange traded fund or ETF for your investment objectives can be overwhelming – especially with the wide range available on the market in recent years. Here’s a checklist of some important considerations when analysing different ETFs and trying to narrow down your investment choice.

  • ETFs for Beginners Episode Three: Managing your portfolio w/Equity Mates
    (38 minutes 26 seconds)

  • ETFs for Beginners Episode Two: Your Options w/Equity Mates
    (33 minutes 3 seconds)

  • ETFs for Beginners Episode One: Basics 101 w/Equity Mates
    (27 minutes 14 seconds)

  • Investing in International ETFs [How To Guide]
    (1 minute 59 seconds)

    Watch our beginners guide to investing in international ETFs to learn how they can be used to diversify portfolios and offer exposure to many sectors that have strong growth potential on a global scale, but which are under-represented on the ASX.

  • Australian ETF Guide | How to invest in Australian Shares ETFs
    (1 minute 55 seconds)

    Watch our beginners guide to investing in Australian shares ETFs and learn how these Australian ETFs can be used to meet a number of investment objectives, such as exposure to the largest 200 companies on the ASX, specific sectors such as tech, financials or resources, or access to different strategies including income generation, risk management, ethical investing or even leveraged investing.

  • ETF Trading Tips | 4 Considerations for Buying & Selling Exchange-Traded Funds
    (2 minutes 43 seconds)

    Whether you're an experienced investor or just starting out, these four tips are helpful for buying and selling exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on the ASX.

  • ETF 101: Liquidity
    (2 minutes 34 secs)

    A common misconception amongst investors when it comes to ETFs is their tradability, or liquidity. Since ETFs trade like shares on the ASX, investors may mistakenly attempt to evaluate their liquidity by their ‘on-screen’ volume. Watch our short video as we debunk the myth that ETFs are illiquid, and explain the basics of liquidity for investors new to ETFs.

  • What is an ETF?
    (2:12)

    Find out what an exchange traded fund is, their benefits and how you can invest in them. Learn why they are one of the fastest growing investment options for Australian investors.

Market Trends

  • Market Trends - August 2021
    (3 minutes 25 seconds)

  • Market Trends - July 2021
    (2 minutes 12 seconds)

  • Market Trends - June 2021
    (2 minutes 53 seconds)

  • Market Trends - May 2021
    (2 minutes 17 seconds)

  • Market Trends - April 2021
    (2 minutes 7 seconds)

  • Market Trends - March 2021
    (2 minutes 6 seconds)

  • Market Trends - February 2021
    (1 minute 53 seconds)

  • Market Trends - January 2021
    (1 minute 46 seconds)

  • Market Trends - December 2020
    (1 minute 48 seconds)

  • Market Trends - November 2020
    (2 minutes 1 second)

Webinars

  • [Webinar] ETF 101 Series: Introduction to Exchange Traded Funds
    (55 minutes 53 seconds)

  • [Webinar] Will delta derail the equity rebound?
    (58 minutes 41 seconds)

  • [Adviser webinar] EINC: The active opportunity in high-yielding Aussie shares
    (48 minutes 1 second)

  • [Webinar] Making an impact: all-in-one ethical solutions
    (40 minutes 38 seconds)

  • [Webinar] BHYB: A new way to access the hybrids market
    (42 minutes 33 seconds)

  • [Webinar] Sticker shock! How to position portfolios when inflation is rising
    (43 minutes 57 seconds)

  • [Webinar] DHHF: Australia’s first ‘all-growth’ all-in-one diversified ETF
    (45 minutes 22 seconds)

  • [Quarterly Economic update Webinar] Will inflation spoil the equity party?
    (47 minutes 27 seconds)

  • [Adviser Webinar] Barbell strategies: Building better portfolios
    (55 minutes 30 seconds)

  • [Webinar] The Road to Zero: Opportunities in Climate Innovation
    (37 minutes 11 seconds)

BetaShares in the Media

  • Commsec Executive Series - How investors are using ETFs to navigate the COVID-19 crisis
    (21:03)

    BetaShares CEO, Alex Vynokur appears on Commsec's Executive Series. In this video, recorded on 27 May 2020, Alex discusses ETFs and several investment opportunities driven by COVID-19.

  • BetaShares pitches to the Channel 9 Investment Series show
    (1:59)

    In this short excerpt from Channel 9's "The Investment Series", BetaShares MD Alex Vynokur 'pitches' the BetaShares philosophy and product range to the Investment Series 'guardians'

  • Commsec Executive Series - An Introduction to ETFs and BetaShares
    (6:18)

    BetaShares M.D. Alex Vynokur appears on Commsec's Executive Series. In this video, recorded on 9June 2016, Alex introduces exchange traded funds and their benefits, as well as to BetaShares specifically

  • Commsec Executive Series: Using ETFs during times of market volatility
    (6:10)

    BetaShares M.D. Alex Vynokur appears on Commsec's Executive Series. In this video, recorded on 29 June 2016, Alex describes some investment strategies that investors have been using to cope with periods of volatility, particular during and after the 'Brexit' period

  • Money Management Interview: BetaShares Global Cybersecurity ETF (ASX: HACK)
    (1:40)

    Money Management interviews BetaShares Managing Director, Alex Vynokur to discuss the growing cybersecurity industry and the launch of our new cybersecurity fund, BetaShares Global Cybersecurity ETF (HACK).

  • CommSec Executive Series Interview: Cybersecurity ETF (ASX: HACK)
    (5.40)

    Watch BetaShares Managing Director, Alex Vynokur, discuss our Cybersecurity ETF.

What Investors Say

  • Financials Sector ETF (ASX: QFN)
    (0:49)

    Nicole, an investor in BetaShares Financials Sector ETF (QFN), talks about her experience with the product and with ETFs

  • Gold Bullion ETF (ASX: QAU)
    (1:36)

    John, an investor in BetaShares Gold Bullion ETF (QAU) talks about his experience with the product and with ETFs in general

Hybrid Securities

  • BetaShares Active Australian Hybrids Fund (managed fund) (ASX: HBRD)
    (2:55)

    Watch our short video for more information on how HBRD can help investors navigate the hybrids market.

  • An active approach to managing hybrids (ASX: HBRD)
    (2:43)

    Watch our short video explaining why an active approach to managing hybrid securities can potentially deliver outperformance and reduce the risk of owing hybrids directly.

  • Hybrid Securities: Mispricings are rife in this Australian market
    (2:42)

    Christopher Joye, Co-Chief Investment Officer at Coolabah Capital - the investment manager of the BetaShares Active Australian Hybrids Fund (managed fund), outlines the common causes of mispricing in the Australian hybrid market and the impact this may have on investors.