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ETFGI reports assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed in the United States have increased  24.2% in 2017 to reach a new record of US$3.166 trillion at the end of September 2017  .......

ETFGI, a leading independent research and consultancy firm on trends in the global ETF/ETP ecosystem, reported today that assets invested in ETFs/ETPs listed in the United States have increased 24.2% in the first 9 months of the year to reach a new record of US$3.166 trillion at the end of September 2017, according to ETFGI’s September 2017 preliminary US ETF and ETP industry insights report.

The US ETF/ETP industry had 2,035 ETFs/ETPs, assets of US$3.166 trillion, from 117 providers on 4 exchanges.

ETFs and ETPs listed in the United States gathered US$36.06 Bn in net inflows in September marking 20 consecutive months of net inflows and a record level of US$335.67 Bn in year to date net inflows which is more than the US$152.57 Bn in net inflows at this point last year and US$56.92 Bn more than the US$278.75 Bn net inflows gathered in all 2016.

“The US market typically has performed poorest during the month of September. This year the S&P 500 was up 2.06% in September and is up 14.24% year to date. The S&P 500 Value outperformed S&P 500 Growth up 3.28% and 1.11% respectively, furthering the perception of stronger economic fundamentals. Energy and Financials were September's top performing sectors, up 9.94% and 5.14%, respectively. The S&P Developed Ex-U.S. BMI gained 2.57% in September and is up 20.76% year to date. Emerging markets declined 0.55% in September due to headwinds including a rising dollar but is up 26.95% year to date. The uncertainty of Brexit negotiations and North Korea are still areas of concern for investors.According to Deborah Fuhr, Managing Partner and co-founder of ETFGI.

Equity ETFs/ETPs gathered US$22.51 Bn in net inflows in September, bringing year to date net inflows to a record level of US$227.37 Bn, which is much greater than the net inflows of US$53.63 Bn over the same period last year and more than the US$173.16 Bn gathered in all 2016.

Fixed income ETFs and ETPs gathered a record level of US$10.24 Bn in net inflows in September, growing year to date net inflows to a record level of US$91.83 Bn, which is greater than the same period last year which saw net inflows of US$68.35 Bn.

Commodity ETFs/ETPs saw net inflows of US$2.63 Bn in September. Year to date, net inflows are at US$771 Mn, compared to net inflows of US$22.22 Bn over the same period last year.

iShares gathered the largest net ETF/ETP inflows in September with US$17.13 Bn, followed by Vanguard with US$9.77 Bn and SPDR ETFs with US$4.41 Bn net inflows.

YTD, iShares gathered the largest net ETF/ETP inflows with US$159.33 Bn, followed by Vanguard with US$105.09 Bn and Schwab ETFs with US$19.87 Bn net inflows.
 

Quelle: ETFWorld