ETF Monitors


Weekly ETF Monitor for week ending 21 January 2022


This week's highlights

  • Global markets began to retreat last week which meant inverse funds and precious metals began to perform well. ETFS Ultra Short Nasdaq 100 Hedge Fund (SNAS) was up 18.4%, and precious metals ETFs ETFS Physical Palladium (ETPMPD) and ETFS Physical Platinum (ETPMPT) were up 7.3% and 7.1% respectively. Crypto assets were down heavily, with Cosmos Global Digital Miners ETF (DIGA) falling 22.2% for the week.

  • Net flows for the week remained positive at A$318m. This consisted of A$370m of inflows and A$52m of outflows. The best inflows were in BetaShares Australia 200 ETF (A200) and BetaShares Australian High Interest Cash ETF (AAA). Whilst the highest outflows were seen in SPDR S&P/ASX 200 Fund (STW).

  • ETFS Ultra Short Nasdaq 100 Hedge Fund (SNAS) is a trading product offering negatively geared exposure to the Nasdaq-100 Index. SNAS provides exposure to the Nasdaq-100 Index within a target range of -200% and -275% of the SNAS net asset value. SNAS is up over 30% YTD.