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There is also the small risk of buying/selling at a discount or premium to NAV with an ETF, which is not an issue with an open end mutual fund.

There may also be a minimum holding period requirement with a mutual fund there would not be with an ETF.

ETFs are more tax efficient, if these are being held in a taxable account, when compared with their open end MF counterparts. That's because on large share redemptions the ETF can pay its institutional holders in-kind with the most appreciated shares of a stock as opposed to a MF which must first sell the shares into the market thus realizing the capital gain.

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