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Definition of 'ETF - Exchange Traded Funds'
ETFs are funds that offer investors an interest in a pool of securities and other assets that are traded on stock exchanges. Because ETFs are traded on stock exchanges, they can be bought and sold at any time like other publicly traded securities.