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Posted by on Aug 23, 2016 in Active ETF Reports, ETF Strategist

AdvisorShares Active ETF Market Share Update – Week Ending 8/19/2016

AdvisorShares Active ETF Market Share Update – Week Ending 8/19/2016

Assets in actively managed ETFs increased by $80 million, or 29 basis points, to $26.868 billion. There was one new fund launch last week, from Virtus, which takes the overall count to 151.

On the plus side of the ledger, First Trust brought in $85 million followed by $32 million into State Street and $25 million for Guggenheim. Declines were muted as $32 million left PIMCO while WBI an WisdomTree each dropped by $25 million.

At the strategy level, Short Term Bond added $84 million, Alternative Income grew by $39 million and Alternative tacked on $34 million. Several strategies had outflows close to $20 million including US Bond, Foreign Bond and Tactical.

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Number of Active ETFs by Sponsor

Number of Active ETFs by Strategy


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