ETF Monitors


Weekly ETF Monitor for week ending 11 January 2019


This week's highlights

  • The S&P 500 returned its third straight positive weekly gain continuing a promising start to the New Year. Both ETFS S&P Biotech ETF (CURE) and Betashares Crude Oil ETF (OOO) were the top performers for the week and also the Year to Date.

  • Geared Australian and U.S equity funds also had a strong week along with thematic ETFs ROBO and RBTZ.

  • Looking longer term ETFS Physical Palladium (ETPMPD) ETF was the best performing ETF over the previous 12 months returning 33.9%.

  • Domestic cash and equity products saw majority of the flows and turnover for the week and continued the trend so far for 2019.

  • The biggest outflows for the week were for international equity exposures IEU and IVV.