With a recent survey by State Street ETFs showing that some 83% of professional investors questioned expect demand for ESG ETFs to increase over the next five years, TrackInsight looks at the future of the sector. The diversity of the funds on offer means concrete statistics are hard to gather, but what is it that investors want from ESG and which providers can rise to the challenge?
Equity and bond ETFs in the US barely reacted to two big pieces of market news over the last week, although industry experts have pointed to possible movement of municipal bond ETFs.
Low volatility ETFs are gaining renewed attention from investors this summer despite good performance from non-defensive sectors.
After a turbulent 2016, the new year is promising to be just as full of surprises and volatility. With this in mind, SPDR has issued an outlook for 2017, with three suggestions of how to navigate the current environment.
The year that has passed has been full of shocks and surprises, and this has resonated in the financial markets, causing volatility and unexpected investor behaviour across the board. What does 2017 have in store?
On Tuesday 15 March, during the Edhec Risk Days that took place at the Brewery in London, the first TrackInsight award ceremony rewarded the four most efficient blockbuster ETFs in major exposures widely used by institutional investors.