29.10.2013 - ETF investors demonstrate appetite for commodities, reveals Barclays Stockbrokers
Data from Barclays Stockbrokers, a leading execution-only broker, has revealed that while UK-focused exchange-traded funds (ETFs) continued to dominate client ETF purchases in September, the month also saw an increase in demand for commodities-based products. During the month, 50% of the top ten ETF purchases made by clients of Barclays Stockbrokers were UK focused. Impressively, the 4.9 billion iShares FTSE 100 ETF (ISF), issued by ETF juggernaut iShares, part of investment giant BlackRock, stayed in top spot as the most purchased ETF for the month a position it has been in for the 18th week in a row this year...............................................Full Article: Source
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