AdvisorShares Active ETF Market Share Update – Week Ending 1/17/14
The active ETF market continued its upward trend with combined net assets exceeding $15 billion. The total number of active ETFs rose to 75 with the launch of the AdvisorShares Sage Core Reserves ETF last week. The High Yield category had the highest weekly increase in net assets – approximately $68 million – with AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF leading the way. Net assets in the Global Bond category gained over $35 million with RiverFront Strategic Income Fund and PIMCO Total Return ETF as the largest contributors. The Short Term Bond category increased its AUM by almost $25 million with inflows into AdvisorShares, iShares and Guggenheim active ETFs.
To subscribe to our full monthly report, please register at www.advisorshares.com (note the full report is only available to financial professionals).There are risks involved with investing in ETFs including possible loss of money. Shares are actively managed and are subject to risk similar to stocks, including those related to short selling and margin maintenance. Ordinary brokerage commissions apply. Shares are not individually redeemable and owners of the shares may acquire those shares from the Funds and tender those shares for redemption to the Funds in Creation Unit aggregations only, typically consisting of 50,000 shares.