BetaShares/Investment Trends ETF Report 2013
SYDNEY, 13 May 2013: The number of investors in exchange traded funds (ETFs) continues to grow strongly, with 79,000 expected by the end of 2013, according to forecasts contained within the BetaShares/ Investment Trends ETF Report released today.
At the end of 2012, there were estimated to be 69,500 ETF investors, an increase of 15% from the prior year. If the midpoint of the forecasts were achieved, that would represent a 13% increase in 2013.
The BetaShares ETF Report is the leading comprehensive research study of Australian ETF users available to the market, surveying 10,425 investors and 822 advisers on their experiences and usage of ETFs.