July ETF data from ETFGI reveals that ETFs and ETPs listed in Europe gathered net inflows of USD10.16 billion in July marking the 33rd month of consecutive inflows.
Year to date, net inflows stand at a record USD74.02 billion which is more than double the net inflows of USD31.74 billion at this point last year and more than the record USD55.69 billion gathered in all of 2016.
YTD through end of July 2017, ETF/ETP assets have increased by 22.2 per cent from USD573 billion to reach a new record USD700 billion.
At the end of July 2017, the European ETF/ETP industry had 2,292 ETFs/ETPs, with 7,252 listings, assets of USD700 billion, from 60 providers listed on 27 exchanges in 21 countries.
Equity ETFs/ETPs received net inflows of USD6.25 billion in July, bringing year to date net inflows to a record USD43.10 billion, which is greater than the net outflows of USD1,742 million over the same period last year.
Fixed income ETFs and ETPs experienced net inflows of USD2.75 billion in July, growing year to date net inflows to USD19.80 billion, which is less than the same period last year which saw net inflows of USD22.20 billion.
Commodity ETFs/ETPs accumulated net inflows of USD810 million in July. Year to date, net inflows are at USD7.75 billion, which is below the net inflows of USD10.11 billion gathered over the same period last year.
iShares gathered the largest net ETF/ETP inflows in July with USD4,491 million, followed by Xtrackers with USD1,822 million and UBS ETFs with USD1,796 million net inflows.
YTD, iShares gathered the largest net ETF/ETP inflows USD24.08 billion, followed by UBS ETFs with USD9.30 billion and Lyxor AM with USD8.80 billion net inflows.