In its weekly update, ETF Securities writes that gold inflows have risen to a three-week high as investors seek a haven asset amid continued sabre-rattling.
ETF data provider ETFGI reports that assets invested in smart beta equity ETFs/ETPs listed globally have increased 18.3 per cent in the first eight months of the year, reaching a new record of USD630 billion at the end of August 2017.
IndexIQ’s hedge indexes’ results for August 2017 revealed the top performing index as the IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Index, up 0.67 per cent in the month, followed by the IQ Hedge Long/Short Index, which returned 0.56 per cent in the period.
BRI Partners is a firm that designs, builds and researches investable indices. Stephen Scott, (pictured) partner at the firm, explains that the company has been in the sector for a year but individually each partner has had extensive investment industry experience.
The weekly ETF flows report from ETF Securities finds USD107 million of outflows from their gold ETPs as geopolitical tensions eased.
Flow Traders has published July 2017 ETP Markets volumes revealing that over that month the global ETP assets under management declined marginally to EUR3,590 billion versus EUR3,604 billion in June 2017.
Stephen Cohen, Head of Fixed Income Beta at BlackRock writes that the global bond ETF industry achieved another strong quarter with USD43.3 billion inflows in Q2 2017, just short of the industry record set in Q1 2017 when the products attracted USD44.5 billion in assets.
ETFGI reports assets invested in Smart Beta equity ETFs/ETPs listed globally reached a new record of USD592 billion at the end of the first half of 2017.
ETF data provider, ETFGI, reports that assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed in Europe reached a new record of USD686 billion at the end of the first half of 2017.
ETF data firm ULTUMUS and Horizon Software have partnered in a deal designed to improve ETF trading efficiencies and result in traders having a single point for analysing and executing ETF trades.