The September BetaShares review finds that the Australian ETF industry recorded another strong month of growth in September, reaching a record high of AUD32 billion in funds under management, an increase of 3.5 per cent (or AUD1076 million) on the previous month.
Ali Chughtai, portfolio manager at USD235 million European macro manager WHARD Stewart, believes that the short term has a real possibility of seeing a correction in emerging market (EM) currencies.
Vik Mehrotra (pictured), CEO and CIO of USD300 million Venus Capital Management, is, along with Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, confident that the 21st century belongs to India.
Jesper Koll, head of WisdomTree Japan has commented on news that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called a snap election.
Jesper Koll, head of Japan at WisdomTree, has written a note on Japan's tourism boom, which he believes will bring growing political support for Yen depreciation.
Jesper Koll, WisdomTree’s Head of Japan, has written a note on why investors should take note of Japan’s latest GDP data.
BetaShares reports that positive net inflows in July raised the Australian ETF industry assets by 2.3 per cent (or AUD688.4 million), to a new record high of AUD30.1 billion.
In a month where the Australian share market was flat, BetaShares reports that 100 per cent of the growth in assets came from net inflows, rather than asset appreciation.
ETF data provider, ETFGI, reports that assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed in Japan have increased by 26.7 per cent from USD173.30 billion to reach a new record of USD219.60 billion in the first half of 2017.
Jeremy Schwartz, Director of Research at WisdomTree, has commented on the fact that Japan is leading dividend growth in international markets.
UBS ETF has announced the launch of the UBS ETF (IE) MSCI AC Asia ex Japan SF UCITS ETF on the London Stock Exchange.