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HNW Lending reports strong growth in alternative lending

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 09:22

HNW Lending, an alternative lender that provides individual loans of between GBP50,000 and GBP2 million to clients against their valuable assets, lent GBP14.4 million in 2016, 334 per cent higher than in 2015. Since its launch in April 2014, it has lent well over GBP30 million. »

ETF Securities reports third consecutive week of long gold outflows

Mon, 19/06/2017 - 16:07

ETF Securities’ weekly flows report reveals that bargain hunting drove USD79.7 million into long crude oil ETPs last week as crude oil slipped 3 per cent as US inventories withdrawals continued to disappoint. »

Charles Hepworth, GAM

GAM’s Model Portfolio Service hits GBP 1bn milestone

Tue, 13/06/2017 - 11:01

GAM’s Model Portfolio Service has reached GBP 1 billion in assets under management, as at 31 May 2017. »

Global ETFs surpass USD4 trillion in May

Tue, 13/06/2017 - 09:30

ETF data provider ETFGI, reports that assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed globally reached a new record of USD4.103 trillion at the end of May 2017. »

Tradeweb sees record-breaking ETF trading activity

Tue, 13/06/2017 - 08:53

Tradeweb reports that trading activity on the Tradeweb European-listed ETF marketplace reached a record-breaking EUR17.744 billion in May, narrowly beating the platform’s previous strongest performance in March 2017. »

Bernard Delbecque, EFAMA

European funds industry maintains momentum in Q1 2017 with strong sales

Fri, 09/06/2017 - 08:58

Net sales of UCITS and AIF reached EUR262 billion in Q1 2017, compared to EUR120 billion in Q4 2016, according to the latest Quarterly Statistical Release from the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA). »

Tilney reports record AUM, revenues and profits

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 10:18

Financial planning and investment group Tilney has reported a 138 per cent increase in assets under management (AUM) to GBP22.4 billion (2015: GBP9.4 billion) for the year ended 31 December 2016. »

TrackInsight reports bond ETFs gathering strong flows

Mon, 05/06/2017 - 16:28

ETF selection platform TrackInsight reports that despite continued preference among investors for equity markets, bond ETFs have been gathering strong flows across the globe, with UK government bonds emerging as the only major losers in recent days. »

Lyxor ETF marks 2017 growth

Mon, 22/05/2017 - 12:05

Lyxor ETF reports that it enjoyed a strong start to 2017, building on growing investor appetite to become Europe’s second largest ETF provider with assets under management of EUR60 billion. »

EMQQ comments on Alibaba’s results

Mon, 22/05/2017 - 09:55

Commenting on Alibaba’s quarterly and full fiscal year results, Kevin Carter, founder of EMQQ, the Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce ETF says: "The Chinese consumer is alive and well, and increasingly looking online to buy the goods and services they want. Revenue growth accelerated to 60 per cent and was strong in all segments of the company's business, while core Ecommerce revenue rose by 47 per cent, cloud revenue doubled, and media and entertainment revenue tripled. All of this is quite impressive, and the share buyback program is a positive piece of news as well." »


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