Despite the turmoil brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic, family-owned enterprises have managed to stay resilient. The world's largest 500 family businesses generated USD7.28 trillion in revenues, employing 24.1 million people across 45 jurisdictions. These and other findings were published today in the 2021 EY and University of St. Gallen Family Business Index which reveals how the largest family-owned businesses have responded to the recent turbulence in the global economy.
Milltrust International has close to half a billion US dollars invested in the emerging markets, and Eric Anderson Managing Partner at Milltrust International, Head of Emerging Market Investments and the Lead Portfolio Manager on all their Emerging Market strategies, explains that one third of this is used through the firm’s ETF strategy.
ETFGI reports that assets invested in ETFs listed in Latin America reached USD7.99 billion at the end of June 2018; increasing by 3.91 per cent from USD7.69 billion at the end of May.
ETF data provider ETFGI reports that assets invested in ETFs and ETPs listed in Latin America increased by 45.8 per cent during 2017 to reach USD6.80 billion.
Deutsche Asset Management has announced the listing of its first set of UCITS-compliant ETFs on the Mexican Stock Exchange.
Solactive has released the Solactive Emerging Markets Consumer Technology Index, used as the reference index for the KraneShares Emerging Markets Consumer Technology Index ETF.
In their latest collaboration with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), S-Network Global Indexes, a firm that supports socially responsible investment publishing best-practice benchmark indexes in collaboration with Thomson Reuters, has created the IDB-IIC Latin America Corporate Sustainability Index (IndexAmericas).