Commenting on the US’s negative trade balance with China, Arrow Funds CEO Joe Barrato (pictured), says that this has been growing steadily over the last decade and factors such as growing concerns about China’s high debt levels, asset bubbles, and slowdown in industrial sectors, make this the right time to leverage and demand a balanced traded structure between the two countries, while China still relies on trading with the US.
Australia’s InvestSMART Group Limited has debuted its first ASX listed fund – an active ETF - designed to deliver investors income without sacrificing capital gains.
China Post Global has launched the Market Access STOXX China A Minimum Variance Index UCITS ETF, saying it is the first smart beta ETF on China to launch in Europe.
Market Access has launched the Market Access Stoxx China A Minimum Variance Index UCITS ETF - EUR Share Class on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt.
Australia’s ETF industry continued its upwards trajectory in May, reaching a record high of AUD38.4 billion in funds under management (FUM) – a 5 per cent increase since its drop in assets in March.
ETF data provider ETFGI reports that assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed in Japan reached USD311.06 billion at the end of April 2018.
ETF data provider reports that ETFs and ETPs listed in Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) gathered USD5.29 billion in net inflows during April 2018, the highest monthly amount in two years.
Aussie ETF provider BetaShares has launched the BetaShares Australian Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (ASX: CRED), based on the AUD1 trillion Australian corporate bond market.
iShares MSCI lndia UCITS ETF has been launched on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt and is designed to enable investors to participate in the performance of high and mid-cap Indian stock corporations.
Danny Dolan (pictured), Managing Director of China Post Global, has commented on the inclusion of China’s A-shares in the MSCI EM index.