Slowdown in ETF flows reflect global uncertainty but investors remain resilient

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The Australian ETF market continues to grow year on year albeit at a slower rate, with flows in Q1 2022 reflecting the impact of heightened market volatility, according to data released by the ASX and Vanguard. Australian ETFs recorded A$132 billion in AUM in Q1 2022 (Q1 2021: A$102 billion, Q1 2020: A$57 billion). Compared

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Vanguard investors stay the course through market volatility

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Vanguard Personal Investors have maintained investment discipline and stayed the course despite the recent share market volatility according to the newly launched Vanguard Investor Insights series. The series provides observations dedicated to understanding what drives investment choices and outcomes, based on trends and behaviours observed through activity on Vanguard’s Personal Investor platform. Data from the

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Australian ETF industry sees best quarter on record as investors tap into global equity markets

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The Australian ETF industry saw its strongest quarter on record with A$9 billion in cash flows, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and Vanguard. Continuing to go from strength to strength, the industry also surpassed A$129 billion in AUM. Year on year, this represents a A$35 billion increase or

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Vanguard Australia announces investment leadership changes

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Vanguard Australia has announced changes to its investment management and strategy teams. Duncan Burns has been appointed to succeed Daniel Reyes as the new Head of Investments, Asia Pacific, and a member of the Australian executive team, with a transition of roles expected to be complete by mid-December. Mr. Reyes, who has served as Head

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Vanguard announces fee reductions for key fixed interest funds

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Vanguard has announced it will lower the cost of several of its Australian fixed interest funds, as part of an ongoing commitment to keeping costs low whilst delivering high-value products. Fees on Vanguard’s Australian Fixed Interest Fund and Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) will be reduced from 0.24% to 0.19% and 0.20% to 0.15% respectively. Fees

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Vanguard Australia announces new Managing Director

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Vanguard Australia has announced that Mr Daniel Shrimski will become its new Managing Director. The current Managing Director, Mr Frank Kolimago, who has led the Australian business since 2018, will be taking up a new role for the Vanguard group as Global Head of Talent Management based at the group’s headquarters in Malvern outside Philadelphia

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Vanguard ETFs attract 41 per cent of total market flows as global economic recovery continues 

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Vanguard received 41 per cent of total ETF market inflows in H1 2021, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and Vanguard. Vanguard also recorded its second largest quarter on record with over A$2 billion in inflows and had the top three most popular funds in the market: Vanguard Australian

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20 years on, the Australian ETF industry surpasses A$100 billion

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Vanguard Australia has recorded its strongest first quarter for cash flows on record with A$1.56 billion in ETF inflows, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and Vanguard. More broadly, the Australian ETF industry has surpassed the A$100 billion milestone with A$102 billion in AUM as at the end of

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Vanguard urges vigilance with rise of investment bond phishing scams

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Vanguard is urging investors to remain vigilant following a notable rise in investing scams targeting Australian investors, and are calling on the media to help highlight this significant issue for investors. Following ASIC’s warning earlier this year about investment bond scams, Vanguard has become aware of a phishing scam which is operating under the guise of Vanguard’s

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Vanguard launches new Retirement Income Builder tool for advisers 

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Vanguard Australia has launched the Retirement Income Builder (RIB), an innovative new tool for advisers to deliver client investment and drawdown strategies for retirement. The RIB tool forms part of Vanguard’s broader commitment to building a digital ecosystem to help advisers streamline their client service offerings and create efficiencies in their business models. “Following the

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