Exchange-Traded Funds Quarterly Update
The following data is derived from trading activity on Tradeweb’s European-listed ETFs platform from 1 January to 31 March 2013.
Volume by ETF asset class
The proportion of volume in equities-based ETFs increased by 5 percentage points this quarter, to 65%, while trading in fixed income and commodities ETFs each saw a small drop to 25% and 10% of total volume respectively. In contrast to the last quarter, more buy requests were executed for equities and there were more “sells” in fixed income.