Best Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) so far this year and the Goldman Sachs N11

Below you can see a table of the best and worst Exchange Traded Funds. These can be bought and sold via an online broker such as chalesschwab or interactivebrokers. You can also place a spread bet or CFD trade via a company such as IG Index or Cantor Index.

What is interesting is that 3 of the best markets so far in 2012 are in fact in the N11.

The Next Eleven (N-11) are the eleven countries—Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Turkey, South Korea, and Vietnam—identified by Goldman Sachs investment bank and economist Jim O’Neill.

Whilst we all know growth is slowing down in developed markets and areas such as Europe are in a recession many parts of the world are seeing massive changes and growth of the new middle class. I explain more about looking for new opportunities and trends in my course Making Money From Financial Spread Trading, click here for more details.