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Posted by on May 2, 2017 in Active ETF Reports, ETF Strategist

AdvisorShares Active ETF Market Share Update – Week Ending 5/2/2017

AdvisorShares Active ETF Market Share Update – Week Ending 5/2/2017

Assets in actively managed ETFs added $237 million, or 0.70%, and now stand at $33.70 billion. There were no new funds which leaves the count at 162.

First Trust was by far the leader in new AUM at $136 million with PIMCO at $46 million a distant second. Losses were very modest, Fidelity declined by $8 million.

Category gains were slightly more balanced. Alternative Income added $68 million followed by $52 million for Global Bond and $38 million for Short Term Bond. Losses here were even more modest led by $4 million from Currency.

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Number of Active ETFs by Sponsor

Number of Active ETFs by Strategy


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