The first half of the year has seen a turnaround in the fortunes of many global assets, as fears of a global trade war and concerns over the political future of the Eurozone dominated the news pages and affected sentiment for European assets.
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?
Turkish equity exchange traded funds have seen strong inflows over the weeks running up to Sunday’s presidential election, despite steadily falling returns from…
European stocks, and particularly the German market, have been hit once again over recent days by the possibility of political turmoil in Germany caused by disagreements within the ruling coalition over the country’s migrant policy.
Brazilian ETFs have suffered significant falls over the past week as politics, recent labour strikes and lacklustre economic growth have combined to force investors to take a cautious stance.
The weakening euro has provided a boost to a number of European stock markets over recent weeks, with the French CAC 40 being the latest to break out to a decade high.