The dominant growth of ETFs in wealth management is no secret, and according to a 2016 survey conducted by the Journal of Financial Planning and the FPA Research and Practice Institute, their popularity among financial advisers is showing no signs of slowing.

For the second year in a row, ETFs topped the list as the investment product of choice, with 83% of survey respondents indicating that they currently hold ETFs in client portfolios or are recommending ETFs to their clients, a modest increase from last year’s 80%.

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