In March 2016, ETFs/ETPs listed in the US gathered net inflows of $33.00 billion. Equity ETFs/ETPs gathered the largest net inflows with $22.34 billion, followed by fixed income ETFs/ETPs with $8.38 billion, and commodity ETFs/ETPs with $1.00 billion.[related_stories]
In March 2016, 17 new ETFs/ETPs were launched by nine providers and 17 ETFs/ETPs were closed, according to data from ETFGI.
Here are a few highlights:
- iShares gathered the largest net ETF/ETP inflows in March with $14.78 billion, followed by Vanguard with $9.07 billion and SPDR ETFs with $5.76 billion net inflows.
- YTD, iShares gathered the largest net ETF/ETP inflows YTD with $16.50 billion, followed by Vanguard with $16.43 billion and SPDR ETFs with $7.64 billion net inflows.
- S&P Dow Jones has the largest amount of ETF/ETP assets tracking its benchmarks reflecting 33.7% market share; MSCI is second with 14.9% market share, followed by FTSE Russell with 13.8% market share.