Exchange-Traded Funds Quarterly Update - Q2 2013
The following data is derived from trading activity on the Tradeweb European-listed ETF platform from 1 April to 30 June 2013.
Volume by ETF asset class
Volume in fixed income ETFs increased by 6 percentage points in the second quarter of 2013, reversing the first quarter trend where trading in equities-based ETFs had increased. A higher proportion of overall trading volume was from sell requests; this trend was particularly pronounced in the fixed income sector, where over two-thirds of volume was selling.
* All figures in brackets refer to the previous quarter