Friends With Money #110: The ETF advantage

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The popularity of exchange traded funds (ETFs) has surged in the past decade, but how much have they actually delivered for investors?

On this episode of the Friends With Money podcast, Money's Tom Watson is joined by founder and chief executive of Stockspot, Chris Brycki, to chat about the past, present and future of ETFs.

  • Why have ETFs become so popular?
  • What kind of returns have ETFs delivered?
  • Are you seeing any trends among ETF investors at present?
  • Is ETF overlap something investors need to be wary of?
  • Where do you see the ETF sector heading in the future?


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Tom Watson is a senior journalist at Money magazine, and one of the hosts of the Friends With Money podcast. He's previously worked as a journalist covering everything from property and consumer banking to financial technology. Tom has a Bachelor of Communication (Journalism) from the University of Technology, Sydney.

Chris Brycki is the founder and chief executive of Stockspot. He has more than 25 years of investment experience and spent most of his early career as a portfolio manager at UBS. Chris has been a member of the ASIC Digital Advisory Committee and volunteers as a member of the Investment Committee for the NSW Cancer Council. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting/Finance Co-op Scholarship) from UNSW.
Arthur Pritchard
August 5, 2023 11.59am

Why can't we read this article. Not everybody wants to listen to a podcast. It should be available in both formats.

Very frustrating.

Money magazine
August 8, 2023 8.35am

Hi Arthur,

You can read a transcript of the podcast here:

Or you can check out more of our coverage on ETFs here:

- Money team