ETF investors have pumped more than $180 million into Austria stocks year to date, shrugging off concerns over the recent election of a nationalist.
US investors have started selling their exposures to European equity ETFs as a strengthening dollar is drawing attention to domestic assets, while European counterparts continue to buy into local equities. Elsewhere, US financials are on track for the biggest annual inflows since 2013.
The promoters of ETFs enjoyed net inflows (+€6.6 bn) for September. This was a significant increase compared to the net inflows of €3.1 bn for August but still below the rolling 12-month average of €6.7 bn.
Discover the findings from Risk.net’s first global exchange-traded fund (ETF) trading survey, commissioned by Jane Street: insights into how institutional investors approach ETF trading, the counterparties they work with and how they evaluate liquidity.
Japan ETFs are attracting assets from global investors as they are confident that leader Shinzo Abe will win the snap election on 22 October.
European investors have been selling out of gold ETFs, according to figures from the World Gold Council, with the price of the shiny metal falling back below the $1,300/oz mark during September.