Investors redeemed capital from the US 20Y+ Bonds segment for the seventh consecutive day with strong outflows of -$843,62M on Friday’s market session, despite a positive daily performance standing at +3,03%. Over the last 30 days, investors dumped close to $4,8Bn of assets under management from the 12 ETFs of this segment. Year-to-date, the segment progressed by 14,09%, of which 8,29% over the last 30 days.
Bonds have historically been used as an alternative to stocks during times of heightened uncertainty, and this is especially true of shorter-term treasury bonds. 12 ETFs tracking 3 indices are included in the segment for a total of $21,02Bn of assets under management.