Week of November 16, 2020 KPI Summary
This week, the ETF market experienced six launches and only one closure. This brought total US ETFs up to 2,288, and the Open-to-Close ratio to 0.86. US ETF assets and ETF Expense Ratio revenue continue to increase. Assets went from $5.09 Tn to $5.13 Tn; revenue went from $9.03 Bn to $9.42 Bn. Returns for both indexes decreased this week. The Toroso ETF Industry Index went from 3.91% to 1.02%, and the S&P Financial Select Sector Index went from 8.32% to 0.55%.
TETF.Index Performance vs. S&P Financial Select Sector Index
(as of November 20, 2020)
TETF.Index Performance vs. Other Leading Financial Indices
(March 31, 2017 through November 20, 2020)
JPMorgan BetaBuilders US Small Cap Equity ETF (ticker: BBSC)
Leatherback Long/Short Alternative Yield ETF (ticker: LBAY)
2ndVote Life Neutral Plus ETF (ticker: LYFE)
2ndVote Society Defended ETF (ticker: EGIS)
ATAC US Rotation ETF(ticker: RORO)
Virtus Terranova US Quality Momentum ETF(ticker: JOET)
Why Follow the ETF Industry KPIs
The team at Toroso Investments began tracking the ETF Industry Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) in the early 2000’s and have been consistently reporting on, and analyzing these metrics ever since. The table above was the impetus for the creation of the TETF.Index, the index that tracks the ETF industry. Each week, we will share the statistics we believe to be the most useful for identifying industry trends, in addition to the performance of the TEFT.Index.
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