Funds & ETFs 

When to use a tracker and when to use an ETF

An Investors Chronicle reader has asked about the relative merits of exchange traded funds (ETFs) versus tracker funds, and wants to know whether one is better than the other when it comes to bond exposure. The reader highlights BlackRock Index Linked Gilt Tracker (GB00B83RVT96) and iShares £ Index-Linked Gilts UCITS ETF GBP (INXG) as an example of two comparable products.

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