ETFGI reports that assets invested in actively managed ETFs and ETPs reached a new record high of US$182.72 billion at the end of June 2020

 

LONDONJuly 24, 2020 — ETFGI, a leading independent research and consultancy firm covering trends in the global ETF/ETP ecosystem, reported today that actively managed ETFs and ETPs saw net inflows of US$7.04 billion during June, bringing year-to-date net inflows to US$26.69 billion which is significantly more than the US$16.41 billion gathered at this point in 2019. Assets invested in actively managed ETFs/ETPs finished the month up to 8.1%, from US$168.98 billion at the end of May to US$182.72 billion a new record, according to ETFGI's June 2020 Active ETF and ETP industry landscape insights report, an annual paid-for research subscription service. (All dollar values in USD unless otherwise noted.)

Highlights

  • Assets in actively managed ETFs/ETPs reached a new record high of $182.72 Bn at the end of June.
  • YTD net inflows of $26.69 Bn are significantly more than the $16.41 Bn gathered at this point in 2019
  • Actively managed fixed Income ETFs/ETPs account for 67.4% of overall assets followed by 27.1% in equity products.

“The S&P 500 gained 1.99% during June.  In Q2, U.S. equities staged a recovery from the Q1’s decline.  Although Covid cases in the U.S. are still increasing the stimulus from the Fed and Congress, aided the market rebound. During June developed markets outside the U.S. were up 3.44% and up 16.8% in Q2.  In June Hong Kong (up 11.35%), New Zealand (up 10.09%) Netherlands (up 8%) and Germany (up 6.08%) as the top performers. Emerging markets gained 7.6% in June and are up 19.3% in Q2.” According to Deborah Fuhr, managing partner, founder and owner of ETFGI.
 

Growth in actively managed ETF and ETP assets as of the end of June 2020

 

Fixed Income focused actively managed ETFs/ETPs listed globally gathered net inflows of $4.82 BN during June, bringing net inflows for the year to June to $14.38 BN, more than the $12.88 Bn in net inflows Fixed Income products attracted for the year to June 2019. Equity focused actively managed ETFs/ETPs listed globally attracted net inflows of $1.89 Bn during June, bringing net inflows for the year to June 2020 to $10.35 Bn, greater than the $3.25 Bn in net inflows equity products had attracted for the year to June 2019.

 

Substantial inflows can be attributed to the top 20 ETFs/ETPs by net new assets, which collectively gathered
$6.41 billion during June. JPMorgan Ultra-Short Income ETF gathered $1.36 billion alone.

Top 20 actively managed ETFs/ETPs by net new assets June 2020

Name

Ticker

Assets
(US$ Mn)
Jun-20

NNA
(US$ Mn)
 YTD-20

NNA
(US$ Mn)
 Jun-20

JPMorgan Ultra-Short Income ETF

JPST US

12,782.38

2,508.79

1,364.38

iShares Liquidity Income ETF

ICSH US

3874.66

1,230.48

828.42

PIMCO Enhanced Short Maturity Strategy Fund

MINT US

13,877.35

209.12

610.25

ARK Innovation ETF - Acc

ARKK US

4,766.14

1,694.89

583.61

HSBC Multi Factor Worldwide Equity UCITS ETF

HWWA LN

770.52

422.41

408.76

PIMCO US Dollar Short Maturity ETF

MINT LN

3,865.51

23.78

390.16

First Trust TCW Opportunistic Fixed Income ETF

FIXD US

2,762.35

1,409.03

272.36

Franklin Liberty US Treasury Bond ETF

FLGV US

245.39

243.64

243.64

Janus Short Duration Income ETF - Acc

VNLA US

1,782.25

712.60

212.92

Franklin Liberty Investment Grade Corporate ETF - Acc

FLCO US

905.00

302.72

210.65

ARK Web x.O ETF - Acc

ARKW US

1,280.27

503.74

192.16

First Trust Low Duration Mortgage Opportunities ETF

LMBS US

5,593.03

1,661.14

178.27

BMO Ultra Short-Term Bond ETF

ZST CN

469.72

17.34

159.28

Invesco Ultra Short Duration ETF

GSY US

2,535.92

201.95

146.13

ARK Genomic Revolution Multi-Sector ETF - Acc

ARKG US

1,318.73

473.11

124.23

Hartford Core Bond ETF

HCRB US

136.01

134.95

114.85

American Century Focused Dynamic Growth ETF

FDG US

130.75

124.95

109.51

BetaShares Australian Strong Bear Hedge Fund

BBOZ AU

310.98

292.92

97.46

Fidelity Limited Term Bond ETF

FLTB US

232.09

91.40

85.92

Invesco Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy No K-1 ETF

PDBC US

2,108.63

802.48

78.92


Investors have tended to invest in Fixed Income actively managed ETFs/ETPs during June.


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