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European ETF Market flows have reached a three-year record high in January 2015. NET NEW ASSETS during this month amounted to EUR10.9bn, nearly 50% above the latest record reached in July 2014. Link
European ETF Market flows reached a three-year record high in 2014. Net New Assets for last year amounted to EUR 44.8 billion, nearly three times their 2013 level. Link
On November 27th, 2014, The Financial Times and Investors Chronicle hosted their 19th Investment and Wealth Management Awards. Link
For the first time Lyxor is awarded “Europe ETF Provider of the Year“ by Funds Europe. The prestigious awards ceremony took place on the 27 November in London. Link
Risk factor investing is growing in popularity, but there’s a risk of getting lost in the factor “zoo”. In this Expert Opinion Thierry Roncalli, Head of Quantitative Research at Lyxor Asset Management, explains the concept of risk factors and distinguishes between facts and commonly held fictions regarding factor investing.
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 USD113.8bn* 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 EUR99.8bn - Assets under management and advisory as of January 31, 2015
Lyxor ETF - www.lyxoretf.com
Standing among the most experienced ETF providers, Lyxor ranks 3rd in Europe with more than USD 50.4bn* 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 44.6bn - Assets under Management as of January 31, 2015