Speaking at this week’s Inside ETFs conference in London, Brendan Ahern (pictured), CIO of KraneShares, explained that investors in China and the emerging markets need to be sure how the indices and the ETFs focused on the area are constructed.
Latest research from Cerulli Associates in Singapore reveals that ETFs in Japan more than tripled their assets in the five years between 2014 and 2018 to JPY33.6 trillion (USD304.4 billion).
ETFs Down Under have pushed through the AUD50 billion milestone for the first time at the end of June, according to Australian ETF provider BetaShares.
The KraneShares CSI China Internet UCITS ETF has just been listed on Euronext Amsterdam, bringing the UCITS version of the USD1.7 billion ETF to a European audience.
ETF Securities Australia has launched the ETFS Battery Tech & Lithium ETF (ASX: ACDC) that tracks the Solactive Battery Value-Chain Index.
Australia’s ETF industry has reached a new record high of AUD41.5 billion in assets under management, according to the BetaShares Australian ETF Review – August 2018.
Hang Seng Indexes has launched the Hang Seng China New Economy Index and Hang Seng Stock Connect Sector Top Index.
Singapore Exchange has listed the Nikko AM SGD Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF, writing that this is the first ETF that offers investors easy access to a basket of Singapore dollar-denominated, investment grade corporate bonds in affordable units.
Aussie ETF provider BetaShares is to expand its global shares product suite via the launch a range of new international ETFs.
ETF data provider ETFGI reports that assets invested in ETFs and ETPs listed in Japan reached a record high of USD313 billion at the end of July 2018, surpassing the previous record of USD312 billion set at the end of June 2018.