Funds by Amundi and Lyxor among entrants
Deal would create Europe’s largest ETF provider
Splits views on fund types
Powerful and transformative forces
Inflows of $99.1bn in Q1
New quarterly series
44% outperformed up from 28%
Fees as low as 0.04%
Pioneer appoints in Dublin, Lyxor and State Street Global create new roles and Mirabaud expands global high yield bond team.
Alan Burnett, head of UK intermediary business at Martin Currie, is to leave the firm at the start of June for Lyxor Asset Management.
Lyxor Asset Management (Lyxor) has teamed up with Koris International for a two year partnership offering alternative investment solutions for distribution across continental Europe.
Some 54% of fund managers are set to increase their exposure to ETPs and ETFs over the next three years, with a quarter anticipating an increase of 10% or more.
Equity ETF inflows topped bond ETFs for a second week at the start of November but positive sentiment following the Eurozone deal disappeared as a turn in events left equity indices down.
ETF investors ploughed money into riskier assets last week following news of the Eurozone deal and despite recent developments, interest in high yield and corporate bond ETFs remains.
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Emma Cusworth looks at what affect the eurozone crisis has had on synthetic ETFs
As equity indices continued their upwards trend last week, Cowen reports a strong increase in primary market activity.
The European ETP market has shown resilience in the face of volatility, growing 10% this year to the end of September.
Lyxor has created an ETF Quality Charter as a commitment to its clients following months of scrutiny of ETFs.
European ETP activity fell last week as equity markets finished higher, having dipped mid-week. The Eurostoxx 50 finished up 4.1%, while the S&P 500 was up 2.1%.
As the equity markets experienced a volatile end to the third quarter, the ETP market saw a surge in activity.
The US ETF market is expected to see significant growth in the coming years, but breaking into this lucrative market is proving to be a challenge, as Emma Cusworth reports
Tony Raw managing director, global sales at FTSE talks to Clare Dickinson about how the indexing business has developed
Cowen and Lyxor both present weekly summaries showing that risk reduction remains in force as uncertainty turns into fear and pushes indices below or close to year-to-date lows.