Monthly average daily turnover of Asia Pacific exchange-traded funds rose 11.6 per cent to USD870m during the week ending 23 April, according to Deutsche Bank.
The largest ETF by turnover was the China 50 ETF issued by China Asset Management with USD195m accounting for 22.4 per cent of total turnover.
Assets under management rose three per cent to USD63.5bn. The largest ETF by AUM is the Topix ETF managed by Nomura Asset Management with AUM of USD6.6bn.
There are 214 equity based ETFs in the Asia Pacific region with 301 listings across 12 countries and 15 exchanges. Japan has the largest market share by AUM accounting for 42.13 per cent of the whole market, whilst China has the largest market share by turnover with 34.75 per cent.