How to Find the Best Biotech ETFs

The best biotech ETFs allow investors a diversified way to play the volatile biotechnology industry. Here's how to find them.

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Biotechnology might not be at the top of every investor's mind, but biotech ETFs (exchange-traded funds) should always at least be on your radar.

This area of healthcare resides at the intersection of biology and technology. It leverages cellular and biomolecular processes to create new technologies, from healthcare to sustainable fuel sources and agriculture practices. The industry may have garnered more interest thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, but the practice has been around for more than 6,000 years and is unlikely to stop growing any time soon.

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Coryanne Hicks
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Coryanne Hicks is an investing and personal finance journalist specializing in women and millennial investors. Previously, she was a fully licensed financial professional at Fidelity Investments where she helped clients make more informed financial decisions every day. She has ghostwritten financial guidebooks for industry professionals and even a personal memoir. She is passionate about improving financial literacy and believes a little education can go a long way. You can connect with her on Twitter, Instagram or her website,