Betashares A200 ETF (ASX:A200)
The Betashares A200 ETF provides exposure to the largest 200 Australian companies, based on market capitalisation. Unlike many other Australian shares ETFs, A200 uses the Solactive Australia 200 Index. This is virtually the same thing as the indices provided by S&P/ASX, as it also uses a market capitalisation weighting.
What does the A200 invest in?
The Betashares A200 ETF invests in Australian shares, which offer growth and income potential. You could buy all of these companies yourself using a share brokerage account, but that would be a very expensive and time-consuming process. ETFs are an effective way to invest in an entire sector through a single trade.
What do investors use A200 for?
The Betashares A200 ETF could be used by investors to gain exposure to a diversified basket of Australia’s largest public companies, which are likely to grow their profit over time and pay regular dividends to their shareholders.
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