ETFs/ETPs post 53rd monthly inflow
July 13, 2018

ETFGI, an independent research and consultancy firm covering trends in the global exchange-traded funds/productsETF/ETP ecosystem, reported today that ETFs and ETPs listed globally gathered US$8.69 billion in net inflows, the lowest monthly amount since January 2014 when the global ETF/ETP industry experienced net outflows of $6.25 billion, according to ETFGI's June 2018 Global ETF and ETP industry landscape insights report, an annual paid-for research subscription service. 

Highlights 

Net new assets gathered by ETFs/ETPs listed globally were $8.69 billion in June.

53rd month of consecutive net inflows into ETFs/ETPs listed globally.

442 new ETFs/ETPs were listed in the first half of 2018, which is greater than the 408 new ETFs/ETPs in H1 2017.

The S&P 500 was up 0.62 percent in June and 2.65 percent in the first half of 2018. International markets (developed ex US) and Emerging markets posted losses during June and during the first half of 2018, down 1.48 percent and 3.40 percent in June and 2.45 percent and 6.05 percent in the first half, respectively, driven by a strong dollar, trade concerns, and rising interest rates.

At the end of June 2018, the Global ETF/ETP industry had 7,430 ETFs/ETPs, with 14,237 listings, assets of $4.986Tn, from 376 providers listed on 70 exchanges in 57 countries.  Due to market moves the assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed globally decreased by 0.35 percent from $5.004Tn in May 2018 to $4.986Tn.

Growth in Global ETF and ETP assets as of the end of June 2018.

Equity ETFs/ETPs listed globally gathered net inflows of $2.08 billion in June bringing net inflows for 2018 to $150.21 billion, which is less than the $239.54 billion in net inflows at this point last year. Fixed income ETFs and ETPs listed globally gathered net inflows of $7.58 billion in June, growing net inflows for 2018 to $46.42 billion which is less than the $84.08 billion in net inflows at this point last year. 

June marked the 53rd consecutive month of net inflows into ETFs/ETPs listed globally, year-to-date in 2018 there have been net inflows of $223.26 billion which is 86.32 percent less than the $347.73 billion in net inflows at this point last year.

The majority of these flows can be attributed to the top 20 ETFs by net new assets, which collectively gathered $105.43 billion during 2018. The iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF (IEFA US) on its own accounted for net inflows of $18.07 billion, says ETFGI.





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ETFGI, an independent research and consultancy firm covering trends in the global exchange-traded funds/productsETF/ETP ecosystem, reported today that ETFs and ETPs listed globally gathered US$8.69 billion in net inflows, the lowest monthly amount since January 2014 when the global ETF/ETP industry experienced net outflows of $6.25 billion, according to ETFGI's June 2018 Global ETF and ETP industry landscape insights report, an annual paid-for research subscription service. 

Highlights 

Net new assets gathered by ETFs/ETPs listed globally were $8.69 billion in June.

53rd month of consecutive net inflows into ETFs/ETPs listed globally.

442 new ETFs/ETPs were listed in the first half of 2018, which is greater than the 408 new ETFs/ETPs in H1 2017.

The S&P 500 was up 0.62 percent in June and 2.65 percent in the first half of 2018. International markets (developed ex US) and Emerging markets posted losses during June and during the first half of 2018, down 1.48 percent and 3.40 percent in June and 2.45 percent and 6.05 percent in the first half, respectively, driven by a strong dollar, trade concerns, and rising interest rates.

At the end of June 2018, the Global ETF/ETP industry had 7,430 ETFs/ETPs, with 14,237 listings, assets of $4.986Tn, from 376 providers listed on 70 exchanges in 57 countries.  Due to market moves the assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed globally decreased by 0.35 percent from $5.004Tn in May 2018 to $4.986Tn.

Growth in Global ETF and ETP assets as of the end of June 2018.

Equity ETFs/ETPs listed globally gathered net inflows of $2.08 billion in June bringing net inflows for 2018 to $150.21 billion, which is less than the $239.54 billion in net inflows at this point last year. Fixed income ETFs and ETPs listed globally gathered net inflows of $7.58 billion in June, growing net inflows for 2018 to $46.42 billion which is less than the $84.08 billion in net inflows at this point last year. 

June marked the 53rd consecutive month of net inflows into ETFs/ETPs listed globally, year-to-date in 2018 there have been net inflows of $223.26 billion which is 86.32 percent less than the $347.73 billion in net inflows at this point last year.

The majority of these flows can be attributed to the top 20 ETFs by net new assets, which collectively gathered $105.43 billion during 2018. The iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF (IEFA US) on its own accounted for net inflows of $18.07 billion, says ETFGI.



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