NSX Releases May 2011 ETF/ETN Data Reports;
Monthly Net Cash Outflows Posted For First Time During 2011
Thursday, June 2, 2011
National Stock Exchange, Inc. (NSX®) announced that assets in U.S. listed Exchange-Traded Funds (ETF) and Exchange-Traded Notes (ETN) totaled approximately $1.11 trillion at May 2011 month-end, an increase of almost 40% over May 2010 month-end when assets totaled over $798 billion. At the end of May 2011, the number of listed products totaled 1,254 compared to 995 listed products at the same time last year.
ETFs/ETNs posted net cash outflows of approximately $978 million for the month of May 2011. However, year-to-date net cash inflows stood at $50.4 billion, an increase of approximately 83% over the same time period in 2010 when net cash flows were $27.6 billion. For May, Fixed Income products had net inflows of $4.8 billion, while Equities and Commodities products realized net cash outflows of $3.7 billion and $3.5 billion, respectively.
This and more data is included in the full NSX May 2011 Month-End ETF/ETN Data Report released by the Exchange, which has become a key industry source for ETF/ETN data. These Data Reports are published following the end of each calendar month.
To view the full reports go to: http://www.nsx.com/content/market-data. NSX also publishes a product-by-product breakdown of the 1,254 products on which the data is based. The complete list can be accessed at: http://www.nsx.com/content/etf-product-list
The NSX monthly statistics include shares of open-end exchange-traded products, encompassing U.S. listed shares of investment companies, grantor trusts, ETNs and commodity pools.
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