UK exchange traded funds have edged back into the green despite recent political upheaval yet inflows and performance have struggled to gain traction due to Brexit fears.
Investors have flocked to Saudi Arabia following market-friendly reforms and the announcement that the Kingdom will be promoted to emerging market status next year.
Emerging market corporate bonds have seen a performance boost over the last month following a sell-off in other developing economy assets.
Socially responsible investments (SRI) within ETFs continue to raise positive returns in 2018 and have recovered better from earlier dips compared to many other mainstream markets.
Bond ETFs attract record inflows as investors spooked by equity uncertainty.
While ETF investors may have temporarily dipped out of large cap US stocks, small caps in particular are still in the black as investors feel they will benefit from the domestic agenda.