Weekly ETF Flows
October 24, 2014
Sundry creations in bond funds from BIL, SHV, HYG to AGG fueled net inflows in the week ended Thursday, Oct. 23, as ETF assets jumped 3 percent to $1.856 trillion.
October 17, 2014
SHY, the short-dated T-note fund, added assets in the volatile week ended Thursday, Oct. 16, but the S&P 500 Index's 4 percent drop offset net inflows and yanked ETF assets down to less than $1.8 trillion.
October 10, 2014
In the fast-moving world of ETFs, Gross’ exit has hurt BOND, but helped its biggest competitors.
October 03, 2014
If anyone doubted the importance of Bill Gross to PIMCO, look no further than the outflows from BOND.
September 26, 2014
Equity ETFs, led by SPY, added $9 billion in fresh assets in the week ended Thursday, Sept. 25, but falling markets pulled total U.S.-listed assets down on the week to $1.876 trillon.
September 19, 2014
U.S. equity ETFs attracted more than $12 billion in net inflows in the week ended Thursday, Sept. 18, helping push total U.S.-listed ETF assets up to $1.909 trillion. Not so popular were intermediate U.S. bond funds such as IEF and UST.
September 12, 2014
BND, VWO and VTV led strong equity flows in the week ending Sept. 11, but falling markets offset net inflows and total U.S.-listed ETF assets rose to $1.903 trillion.
September 05, 2014
SPY and midcap fund 'IJH' hauled in major assets in week ended Thursday, Sept. 4, as equity-led net inflows of $3.2 billion lifted total U.S.-listed ETF assets to $1.911 trillion.
August 29, 2014
U.S. and international equities paced inflows of $4.85 billion in the week ended Thursday, Aug. 28, as total U.S.-listed ETF assets rose to $1.905 trillion.
August 22, 2014
Almost $11 billion of inflows to equity funds fuels big week.
August 15, 2014
Investors put more than $7 billion into ETFs in the week ended Thursday, Aug. 14, including more than $4 billion into equities and $2.5 billion into fixed-income funds. Geopolitical tensions seemed meanwhile to ease a bit, helping lift the S&P 500 2.3 percent and total U.S.-listed ETF assets to $1.859 trillion.
August 08, 2014
Investors fled to fixed-income ETFs in the week ended Thursday, Aug. 7, and yanked almost $15 billion from U.S. equity funds, due to increasing geopolitical tensions around the globe. In all, net outflows of $12 billion pushed total U.S.-listed ETF assets down 1.5 percent to $1.819 trillion.
August 01, 2014
U.S. equity ETFs were big winners in the week ended Thursday, July 31, garnering $8.2 billion out of the $11 billion in total inflows, thanks to upbeat second-quarter GDP data. Total U.S.-listed ETF assets rose 0.06 percent to $1.847 trillion.
July 18, 2014
Investors bought bonds last week, as geopolitical issues took their toll on equity prices.
July 11, 2014
Despite growing calls for a correction, equity funds—particularly U.S. stocks—are popular.
July 03, 2014
Between markets smelling an improving job market, and strong flows, ETF assets reach record high.
June 27, 2014
Inflows continue into equity ETFs, but total ETF assets dip.
June 23, 2014
Investors took on the risk of equities last week, as U.S.-listed ETF assets reached a record $.1859 trillion.
June 13, 2014
Falling markets reacting to geopolitical tensions in Iraq and a political upstage in the U.S. dampened the past week’s surge in ETF assets.
June 06, 2014
Another week, another record high for ETF assets.
This week, the NYSE expects to hear from the SEC. What will it mean for ETF investors?
Our annual fixed-income conference is coming up in a little more than a week and I can’t wait.
When it comes to reinvesting dividends, mutual funds have ETFs beat.
With VIX spiking, it’s tempting to pile in or bet against it. Both are a bad idea.