NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The quantity of products on ETF Deathwatch for November shrunk by 19 compared to a month ago. However, readers should not assume this is the result of an improved ETF landscape. Instead, it's because ETFs and ETNs are actually dying and closing.The changes for November consist of just eight products coming off the list due to an increase in their assets or trading activity. Thirteen new additions more than offset the eight coming off. The major difference lies with the 24 ETPs that were removed because they were among
8. Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF ( VTWV)
ETF Deathwatch Criteria (objective criteria used to generate list.) ETF Deathwatch Archives (past monthly issues.) At the time of publication the author held no positions in any of the securities, companies or ETF sponsors mentioned. Follow @RonRowland This article is commentary by an independent contributor, separate from TheStreet's regular news coverage.