Why are some ETFs priced so high?

Buying a fraction of a fund could be the solution for retail investors
Thursday 24 Nov 2016 Author: Emily Perryman
Despite being billed as a cost-effective way to invest, the manner in which some exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are priced makes them prohibitive to all but the wealthiest individuals. Some ETFs cost over £100 each Many ETFs cost in excess of £100 for just one share, making it extremely difficult for smaller investors to try to build a diversified portfolio. This is leading some platforms to consider allowing investors hold...

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