The Australian ETF provider BetaShares writes that the Australian ETF industry increased 3.3 per cent (or AUD900 million) to hit a new record of AUD28.3 billion in funds under management (FUM) at the end of April.
Aussie ETF firm BetaShares reports that the Australian ETF industry increased 4.8 per cent (or AUD1.26 billion) to hit a new record of AUD27.4 billion in funds under management (FUM) at th
Jesper Koll, Head of WisdomTree Japan, writes that the coming two weeks are poised to go down as the first real insight into ‘Team Trump’s’ global economic leadership skills.
STOXX Ltd, the operator of Deutsche Boerse Group’s index business has announced that an ETF based on the STOXX ASEAN Select Dividend 30 Index has been tradeable on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) since Tuesday.
Morgane Delledonne, Associate Director –Fixed Income Strategies, ETF Securities writes that the Chinese credit boom could lead to stress in the domestic banking sector and an extended period of below-trend economic growth.
Low cost investing and the rise of the robo-advisory model in Asia are causing a number of traditionally active fund houses to ramp up their passive capabilities, including strategic beta, a new study finds.
ETF provider WisdomTree has launched accumulating and distributing share classes of the WisdomTree India Quality UCITS ETF (EPIQ) on the London Stock Exchange, offering smart beta exposure to Indian stocks with a focus on quality as measured by above average returns on assets (ROA) and return on equity (ROE).
WisdomTree’s, Head of Japan, Jesper Koll has written a note on Trump’s America and Abe’s Japan. He writes: “Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is poised to be the first global leader to present President Trump with a concrete policy proposal that is designed to shape and promote Trump’s ‘America First’ agenda and, at the same time, to advance the US-Japan alliance.”
The Australian ETF industry broke records in both funds under management and trading activity in 2016, despite the high levels of market volatility and uncertainty in the broader macro environment, according to the BetaShares Australian ETF Review – End of Year Review 2016.
The Chinese fund manager GF Fund Management has launched through its European division, GF International Asset Management (UK), its first fund product, the GF International-FTSE China A UCITS ETF.