Dollars

Global ETFs and ETPs reach new high of USD2.64 trillion in assets

Exchange-traded funds and exchange-traded products listed globally gathered USD34.8bn in net new assets in June and USD126.6bn year-to-date, which outpaces the previous high of USD106.4bn at this point set in 2012, according to data released by ETFGI. »


Five fingers

CLS expands distribution of five new Core Plus ETF models

Five new Core Plus ETF models from CLS Investments, a third party money manager and manager of ETFs within individual investor portfolios, are no available on the FTJ FundChoice (FTJFC) platform.  »


Globe

HSBC launches HSBC ESI Worldwide Equity UCITS ETF

HSBC ETFs has launched the HSBC ESI Worldwide Equity ETF, an economy-weighted smart beta exchange-traded fund, on the London Stock Exchange. »


Globe and money

Global ETPs gather USD36.3bn in June

Global exchange-traded products have seen inflows of USD123.9bn year-to-date, an increase of 25 per cent compared with the first half of last year. »


Handshake

Source hires head of European capital markets

Exchange-traded fund provider Source has appointed Juergen Blumberg as executive director, head of European capital markets. »


UK flag

UK's financial services trade surplus is world’s biggest, says TheCityUK

The UK's trade surplus in financial services is the biggest in the world, more than two and a half times bigger than the next largest surplus recorded by the US, according to figures from TheCityUK. »


Asia Pacific map

Asia Pacific ETFs go off the boil

The total assets under management (AUM) of the Asia-Pacific exchange-traded fund (ETF) space hardly budged in the first four months of 2014, staying at around the USD170 billion mark. »


Currency cogs

ETF Securities lists range of currency ETVs in Euronext

ETF Securities has listed a range of currency exchange-traded vehicles (ETVs) on Euronext Amsterdam, the first ETVs on Euronext that give exposure to currency pairs. »


ETFs

Compass EMP lists three ETFs on Nasdaq Stock Market

Compass EMP has listed three new smart beta volatility exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on the Nasdaq Stock Market. »


Index

Five out of six MVIS investable long/short equity indices positive in June

All but one of Market Vectors Index Solutions’ (MVIS) six investable long/short equity indices recorded positive performance in June. »


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