ETF industry grows by $1 billion in one month: BetaShares September 2017 Australian ETF Review

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The Australian ETF industry recorded another strong month of growth, soaring to a record high of $32 billion in funds under management (FuM), an increase of 3.5% (or $1076 million) on the previous month, according to the BetaShares Australian ETF Review – September 2017. This level of growth was the sixth largest month of FuM growth […]

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BetaShares Half Year 2017 Australian ETF Review: Industry adds $3.6B in six months and sets new record FUM at $29.4B

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Strong net inflows in the first half of 2017 raised the Australian exchange traded fund (ETF) industry by 14% (or $3.6B), to end the half year on a new record of $29.4 billion in funds under management (FUM), according to the BetaShares Australian ETF Review – Half Year 2017. In the six months to June, […]

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BetaShares launches Australian Bank Senior Floating Rate Bond ETF

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BetaShares, a leading Australian manager of exchange traded funds, yesterday launched the BetaShares Australian Bank Senior Floating Rate Bond ETF (ASX: QPON), the first ETF in Australia to offer exposure to a diversified portfolio of bank floating rate bonds in one trade on the ASX. QPON aims to provide investors with attractive income paid monthly, along […]

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ETFGI reports assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed in Japan reached a new record of 209 billion US dollars at the end of April 2017

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 ETFGI the leading independent research and consultancy firm on trends in the global ETF/ETP ecosystem, today reported assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed in Japan reach a new record high of 209 billion US dollars at the end of April 2017, according to ETFGI’s April 2017 global ETF and ETP industry insights report (click here to […]

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BetaShares Australian ETF Review: 2016 Review

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The Australian ETF industry broke records in both funds under management (FUM) and trading activity in 2016, despite the high levels of market volatility and uncertainty in the broader macro environment, according to the BetaShares Australian ETF Review – End of Year Review 2016. FUM in the Australian ETF industry rose by $4.4 billion (or […]

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CPD: The rise and rise of Exchange Traded Products

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Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) have proliferated in the Australian (and global markets). They became more prevalent in the Australian market following the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) and today have more than $24 billion assets under management, up 24% over the year ended 30 September 2016[1]. In this article, OpenMarkets examines the stellar rise of ETPs, […]

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ETF market capitalisation up 25%, says Zenith

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The year to 30 September 2016 has been another strong year for growth in Exchange Traded Funds, according to Zenith Investment Partners latest ETF Sector review, with the sector reaching a market capitalisation of $24.1 billion, up 24.7% on the previous year. Product diversity continued to increase as well, with 146 exchange traded products now […]

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BetaShares September Australian ETF Review: New money inflows boost industry FUM to all-time high

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The Australian exchange traded fund (ETF) industry hit a new all-time high in September of $24.1 billion in funds under management (FUM), according to the BetaShares Australian ETF Review – September 2016. FUM grew by 2% ($530 million), with the Australian ETF industry receiving $580m of inflows for the month. Over the course of the […]

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BetaShares launches Cybersecurity ETF

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BetaShares, a leading Australian ETF manager, yesterday announced the launch of the BetaShares Global Cybersecurity ETF (ASX: HACK). The cybersecurity sector is on a growth trajectory, with global spending increasing at an annual rate of around 8% since 2011, reaching $US82 billion in 2016, and projected to grow to over US$100 billion by 2019[1]. HACK aims to […]

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BetaShares August Australian ETF Review: Industry FUM hits new record, growth driven by new money and products

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The Australian exchange traded fund industry hit a new all-time high in August of $23.6 billion in funds under management (FUM), according to the BetaShares Australian ETF Review. The industry gained a modest 1% (or $220 million) in FUM, building on the positive growth from July, which had marked the previous record. With the decline […]

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