It may have taken more than 20 years, but ETFs finally seem to be getting the recognition among the financial adviser community they warrant
Investors globally are in the midst of a cost-driven revolution. Consultant PricewaterhouseCoopers is predicting that index-linked investing will double its proportion of global AUM by 2020
The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) revealed in May that it is working on pilot schemes for equity ETF options, as part of its plan to promote more sophisticated investing
Taiwan’s ETF landscape has long been controlled by a small group of players. However, a decision by the island’s regulatory watchdog to relax constraints on alternative index products has opened
The size and success of the ETF industry in the United States means that it is often considered a mature market
More than 200 executives from Asia-Pacific’s top pension funds, insurance companies and other institutional investors gathered in Hong Kong
25 August 2014
Chinese stocks have shown an impressive performance over the past month or so as investors are dumping riskier assets in favour of low-risk and blue-chip companies. This is because concerns over a sooner-than-expected interest rate hike, the Russia-Ukraine standoff and escalating violence in the Middle East will continue to weigh on domestic economic growth, making investors cautious, according to a report written by Sweta Killa for Zacks Investment Research.
ETFI Asia magazine – ETFI being an acronym for exchange traded funds and index funds – is published four times a year and is dedicated to providing in-depth coverage of ETFs and the indexing industry in the Asia-Pacific region.
15 August 2014
Global index provider FTSE Group has announced that ETF assets under management (AUM) tracking FTSE China indices reached over US$20 billion for the first time, as at the end of July 2014.
Directed at a very focussed institutional audience in the Asia-Pacific region, ETFI Asia has an average qualified circulation of 5,169 for the 6-month period: March 2013 to Septmeber 2013.