The latest European ETF Market Review from Thomson Reuters Lipper shows that Positive market impacts in combination with net inflows led to increased assets under management in the European ETF industry (€514.5 bn) for December, up from €495.8 bn at the end of November…….
By Detlef Glow, Head of EMEA research at Thomson Reuters Lipper
The increase of €18.7 bn for December was mainly driven by the performance of the markets (+€13.8 bn), while net sales contributed €5.0 bn to the assets under management in the ETF segment.
Equity ETFs (+€4.5 bn) posted their third consecutive month of having the highest net inflows in the European ETF industry for December.
The best selling Lipper global classification for December was Equity Europe (+€1.0 bn), followed by Equity US (+€0.9 bn) and Equity Eurozone (+€0.7 bn).
iShares, with net sales of €3.2 bn, was the best selling ETF promoter in Europe, followed by Amundi ETF (+€1.6 bn) and SPDR (State Street) (+€0.4 bn).
The ten best selling funds gathered total net inflows of €4.0 bn for December.
iShares Core S&P 500 UCITS ETF USD (Acc) (+€0.6 bn) was the best selling individual ETF for December.