DIFC Academy in partnership with Invesco successfully delivered a webinar entitled, “Choosing an ETF: Key decisions for MENA investors” on March 31, 2021.

Matt Tagliani, Head of ETF Product and Sales strategy at Invesco, will answer the two key questions MENA investors should ask when thinking about ETFs: (1) Where to invest, and (2) What structure to use?

  • Where to invest?
    • There is no “right” answer, but there are some key considerations:
      • Benchmark – when do the underlying securities trade?
      • Liquidity – does it matter?
      • Investor’s tax position
  • What structure to use?
    • Key guidelines to help investors choose what’s right for them?
      • Tracking – what is achievable with each replication model?
      • Risk
      • Tax