Aneeka Gupta, equity and commodity strategist at ETF Securities, has said flows into energy ETPs this year have been reflective of price chasing by investors, which means they have missed out on buying opportunities.
Three ETF providers at this year's Smart Beta Breakfast Briefing discuss how the evolution of factor-based strategies are allowing them to improve investors' risk-adjusted returns in uncertain times
Also offering currency hedged versions
Increased demand for currency diversification
US market 'never been as concentrated as it is today'
One of the first platforms to offer this
Boosted by Trump's win
To hedge currency risk
Both domiciled in UK
Innovation becoming increasingly difficult
Listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange
Adding to bank's woes
Investment Week is pleased to announce the winners of our second Specialist Investment Awards, designed to recognise boutique & specialist fund managers and passive investing.
Smart-beta ETFs in Europe have experienced record inflows in 2016 so far with assets under management (AUM) reaching $30.6bn; a 40% increase from the $21.6bn seen in 2015.
Accounts for 30% of all US shares traded
Beginning to look attractive
More than $100bn inflows so far this year
European equities range now has $13.2bn AUM
Spent eight years at BlackRock
€4m raised in total
Growing need for low-cost ETF-based solutions
Reflects UK open-ended funds trend
Passive providers could do everything their active peers do with a little creativity and more joined up thinking, writes David Stevenson.
UK CEO to remain head of ETF sales