ETF data provider ETFGI, reports that assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed globally reached a new record of USD4.103 trillion at the end of May 2017.
In its weekly flows analysis, ETF provider ETF Securities writes that last week saw the price of gold peaking above USD1,290/oz. for two days as the US dollar came under pressure ahead of the testimony of former FBI chief Comey and following tensions in the Middle-East.
Tradeweb reports that trading activity on the Tradeweb European-listed ETF marketplace reached a record-breaking EUR17.744 billion in May, narrowly beating the platform’s previous strongest performance in March 2017.
In its weekly brief, ETF Securities writes that last week saw the largest weekly outflow from Diversified Commodity ETPs for six months at USD80 million. This was the largest weekly outflow in the sector since November 2016. The firm writes that rising inventory levels among individual commodities such as oil, iron ore and sugar have been a drag on prices this year.
Specialist ETF data vendor ULTUMUS has launched, working as a central point of access for all European ETF, ETC and ETN data.
The weekly ETF flow update from ETF Securities sees precious metals inflows continue to rise for a second week at USD126 million, on the back of political uncertainty.
ETF data provider ETFGI reports that assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed in Europe reached a new record high of USD658 billion at the end April 2017 surpassing the prior record of USD640 billion set at the end of Q1 2017.
ETF data provider ETFGI has revealed that assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed in Japan reached a new record high of USD209 billion at the end of April 2017.
BlackRock’s ETP Landscape report for April 2017 shows that global ETP flows of USD40.1 billion in April brought assets close to USD4 trillion.
The latest European ETF Market Review from Thomson Reuters Lipper for March 2017 finds that net inflows, in combination with positive market impacts led to increased assets in the European ETF industry.