Highlights : The promoters of ETFs enjoyed for March net inflows (+€0.8 bn).
By Detlef Glow, Head of EMEA research at Thomson Reuters Lipper
The assets under management in the European ETF industry (€628.3 bn) decreased for March, down from €632.2 bn at the end of February 2018.
Equity ETFs (+€0.9 bn) posted for March the highest net inflows of the European ETF industry.
The best-selling Lipper global classification for March was Equity US (+€1.8 bn), followed by Equity Emerging Markets Global (+€1.1 bn) and Equity Global (+€0.7 bn).
Xtrackers was the best-selling ETF promoter in Europe for March (+€0.8 bn), ahead of UBS ETF (+€0.7 bn) and Vanguard (+€0.5 bn).
The ten best-selling funds gathered total net inflows of €3.4 bn for March.
The best-selling ETF for March, iShares $ TreasuryBond 7-10yr UCITS ETF USD (Dist), accounted for net inflows of €0.7 bn or 84.68% of the overall net inflows.