September 'challenging' for investors but ETFs prove resilient

Year-to-date ESG ETF subscriptions represent almost half of total flows for 2021

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ETFs resilient in September despite volatility
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ETFs resilient in September despite volatility

September was a “challenging” month for investors as they faced increased market volatility due to concerns the global recovery from the pandemic may be stalling while inflationary pressures also became more persistent, but ETFs were "resilient", according to a report by Lyxor ETF.

The S&P 500 recorded its largest monthly drop in 2021, hit by higher government bond yields at the end of the month, the report highlighted. Nevertheless, despite the market volatility, European ETFs attracted...

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