It was a very quiet week for trading of ETFs last week with no significant inflows or outflows to any of the funds in our tables. Total cumulative inflows across all the funds during the week amounted only to $1.5m.
ETFs up 60.7% to $17bn at end of March 2015
Exchange Traded Funds and Exchange Traded Commodities Funds Under Management posted substantial annual growth, up 60.7% to $17,121m across 108 products, including six new products this quarter according to research from Plan For Life. iShares is the leading provider with $6,640m or 38.8% of the market, followed by State Street with $4,282m (25.0%) and Vanguard with $2,739m (16.0%).
ASX CASH & BOND ETFs*
|NAME||SYMBOL||CLOSE PRICE||1m (%)||1y (%)||MER (%)||FUND SIZE ($m)|
|BetaShares Aust High Int Cash||AAA||50.12||0.23||3.17||0.18||770.71|
|SPDR S&P/ASX Aust Bond||BOND||25.97||-1.22||7.7||0.24||15.72|
|SPDR S&P/ASX Aust Govt Bond||GOVT||25.56||-1.38||8.01||0.22||5.14|
|iShares Composite Bond ETF||IAF||106.17||n/a||n/a||0.24||184.46|
|iShares Treasury ETF||IGB||105.2||-1.5||7.66||0.26||16.53|
|iShares Govt Inflation ETF||ILB||114.02||-2.03||9.36||0.26||32.37|
|Russell Aust Select Corp Bond ETF||RCB||20.43||n/a||4.84||0.28||79.89|
|Russell Aust Govt Bond ETF||RGB||21.23||n/a||9.31||0.24||133.62|
|Russell Aust Semi-Govt Bond ETF||RSM||20.63||n/a||6.49||0.26||125.72|
|Vanguard Aust Fxd Int Index ETF||VAF||49.72||n/a||n/a||0.2||199.68|
|Vanguard Aust Govt Bond Index ETF||VGB||48.59||n/a||n/a||0.2||49.19|