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Posted by on Sep 17, 2013 in Active ETF Reports, AdvisorShares

AdvisorShares Active ETF Market Share Update – Week Ending 9/13/13

AdvisorShares Active ETF Market Share Update – Week Ending 9/13/13

Last week, total AUM in all active ETFs increased by over $68.76 million. Assets in “Short Term Bond” active ETFs increased by nearly $140 million. The second largest increase in AUM came in the “High Yield” ETF category, which rose by about $20.366 million, largely due to creation units. “US Equity” active ETFs also saw a significant increase in AUM of over $8.68 million. The biggest decreases in AUM came in the “Global Bond” and “Foreign Bond” categories, which fell by $58.85 million and $44.3 million respectively. Assets in the “Alternative Income” category increased again but by less than in previous weeks; AUM increased by nearly $1.286 million. AUM for the “Alternative” active ETF category fell by almost $6.35 million. The “Currency” active ETF category saw an increase in value of about $2.56 million for the week, nearly as much as it added the week before. The smallest active ETF category, “Sustainable” ETFs, saw an AUM increase of nearly $1.185 million bringing the total AUM in that category to around $20.6 million.

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