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European ETF market flows for February 2015 came very close to last month’s three-year record high. Net New Assets (NNA) over the month totalled EUR 10.4 billion. Link
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European ETF Market Trends
2014 in Brief
Head of ETF Research
The key highlights include:
• Equity ETFs saw 3-year record high inflows at EUR6.7 billion. Investors continue to favor developed equity ETFs gathering more than EUR 7.8 billion.
• Fixed income ETF inflows have reached a 3-year record high at EUR4.4 billion, 80% above last October’s record.
• Commodities ETFs have continued to see outflows with flows that remain negative on Gold ETFs in a context of sustained deflation fears.
Lyxor Asset Management - www.lyxor.com
Lyxor Asset Management, the fully-owned Asset Manager of Societe Generale Group, was founded in 1998 and counts 600 professionals worldwide managing and advising USD118.4bn* of assets. Lyxor offers customized investment management services in ETFs & Indexing, Alternatives & Multi-Management and Absolute Return & Solutions. Driven by acknowledged research, advanced risk-management and a passion for client satisfaction, Lyxor's investment specialists strive to deliver sustainable performance across all asset classes.
*Equivalent to EUR104.4bn - Assets under management and advisory as of February 28th, 2015
Lyxor ETF - www.lyxoretf.com
Standing among the most experienced ETF providers, Lyxor ranks 3rd in Europe with more than USD 54.8bn* of ETF assets under management. Lyxor offers investors a highly flexible opportunity to diversify their allocation across all asset classes (equities, bonds, money markets, commodities) with access to 220 ETFs listed on 13 regulated exchanges across the world. Ranking #2 in terms of liquidity of its ETFs in Europe, Lyxor also commits to performance, risk control, liquidity and transparency as illustrated by the Lyxor ETF quality charter since 2011.
*Equivalent to EUR 48.8bn - Assets under Management as of February 28th, 2015