ETFGI reports assets of US$306.69 billion invested in ETFs listed globally providing exposure to China at the end of February

Press Release
 

LONDONMarch 28, 2024 — ETFGI, a leading independent research and consultancy firm covering trends in the global ETFs ecosystem, reported assets of US$306.69 billion invested in ETFs listed globally providing exposure to China at the end of February. ETFs and ETPs listed globally providing exposure to China gathered net inflows of US$25.55 billion during February. Total assets invested in ETFs listed globally providing exposure to China have increased year-to-date by 20.7% from US$254.06 billion at the end of January 2024 to US$306.69 billion, according to ETFGI’s February 2024 ETF and ETP China industry landscape insights report, an annual paid-for research subscription service. (All dollar values in USD unless otherwise noted.)


Highlights

  • Assets of $306.69 Bn invested in ETFs listed globally providing exposure to China at the end of February.
  • Assets have increased by 20.7% YTD, going from $254.06 Bn at end of 2023 to $306.69 Bn.
  • Net inflows of $25.55 Bn during February.
  • YTD net inflows of $45.95 Bn are the highest on record, followed by $20.29 Bn YTD net inflows for 2022 are the second highest record, and $6.86 bn YTD net inflows for 2020 are the third highest record.
  • 4th month of net inflows.


Register for our 5th Annual ETFGI Global ETFs Insights Summit - Asia Pacific – September 11th in Hong Kong to learn more.

“The S&P 500 index increased by 5.34% in February and is up by 7.11% YTD. Developed markets excluding the US increased by 1.90% in February and are up 1.58% YTD. Ireland (up 8.60%) and Israel (up 8.27%) saw the largest increases amongst the developed markets in February. Emerging markets increased by 4.18% during February and are up 0.57% YTD. China (up 8.41%) and Peru (up 7.12%) saw the largest increases amongst emerging markets in February”, according to Deborah Fuhr, managing partner, founder, and owner of ETFGI.

 

ETFs listed globally providing exposure to China asset growth as of end of February

A graph with blue and green bars

Description automatically generated

 

Since the launch of the first China exposure ETF in 2001, the iShares MSCI China Index ETF, the number and diversity of products have increased steadily.  At the end of February, there were 1,051 ETFs listed globally providing exposure to China, with assets of $306.69 Bn.  

Substantial inflows can be attributed to the top 20 ETFs by net new assets, which collectively gathered $29.44 Bn during February. China CSI 500 ETF - Acc (510500 CH) gathered $4.03 Bn, the largest individual net inflow.

 

Top 20 China exposure ETFs/ETPs by net new assets February 2024

Name

Ticker

Assets

($ Mn)

Feb-24

NNA

($ Mn)

YTD-24

NNA

($ Mn)

Feb-24

China CSI 500 ETF - Acc

510500 CH

        10,684.25

3802.67

            4,028.45

China AMC CSI 300 Index ETF

510330 CH

        13,030.41

7209.48

            3,761.86

Harvest CSI 300 Index ETF - Acc

159919 CH

        14,139.49

7837.25

            3,541.06

E Fund CSI 300 ETF

510310 CH

        16,316.94

8996.53

            3,419.42

Huatai-Pinebridge CSI 300 ETF

510300 CH

        26,134.98

7350.13

            3,061.85

China Southern CSI 1000 ETF - Acc

512100 CH

         3,325.11

1771.12

            2,054.74

E Fund ChiNext Price Index ETF

159915 CH

         8,308.93

2672.52

            1,768.36

China AMC China 50 ETF

510050 CH

        15,667.61

3892.37

            1,339.90

ChinaAMC CSI 1000 ETF

159845 CH

         1,929.57

990.38

            1,164.17

GF CSI 1000 ETF

560010 CH

         1,738.38

503.59

              969.46

Harvest CSI 500 Index ETF - Acc

159922 CH

         1,658.84

782.98

              910.25

China AMC CSI 500 ETF

512500 CH

         1,677.66

759.83

              768.45

E Fund CSI Science and Technology Innovation Board 50 ETF

588080 CH

         5,054.55

859.67

              630.77

GTJA Allianz CSI 300 ETF

515660 CH

            675.22

409.06

              397.97

Fullgoal CSI 1000 ETF

159629 CH

            899.05

250.27

              375.31

Huatai-PineBridge CSI 2000 ETF

563300 CH

            497.68

276.52

              351.46

Fullgoal ChiNext ETF Launched Fund

159971 CH

            292.42

284.83

              255.22

KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF

KWEB US

         5,495.51

349.78

              237.82

GF the ChiNext Board ETF Index Fund - Acc

159952 CH

            923.85

345.29

              209.03

iShares Core MSCI China ETF

2801 HK

            971.71

265.26

              198.59

https://etfgi.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature_image/public/source_3.png?itok=sw3zyEon

 

 

Please contact deborah.fuhr@etfgi.com if you would like to discuss the cost to subscribe to any of ETFGI’s research or consulting services.