Woori Bridgewater Brokerage Notes Investors Are Very Bullish on Emerging Market ETFs

TORONTO, Canada, Feb. 24, 2017 /CNW/ -- More than $7 billion has filled into trade exchange-traded funds (ETF'S) following emerging market stocks and bonds this year through February 19th, as indicated by Bloomberg information.

That runs counter to the month and a half after Trump's race triumph when financial specialists pulled $2 billion from the assets on worries about his guarantees to reshape the U.S.'s trade agreements. Plainly those feelings of fear have now subsided.

Trump's talk had an "impermanent effect" on emerging markets, as per Peter Roberts, Senior Vice President at Woori Bridgewater Brokerage. Emerging markets are "developing at twofold or triple the rate of Europe or Japan, and the expansion will quicken through 2020," he said.

Emerging business sector bulls indicate the solid basics in the area, enhancing a local direction and the chance to get resources for as little as possible. In the wake of tumbling to a four-month low one week after the U.S. race, the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, which is intensely weighted in China and South Korea, had moved by 12 percent to 944 on Monday, as per Bloomberg information.

"This is the way individuals will be situating portfolios advancing and being billed as the next big thing," said David Fraser, Head of Corporate Trading at Woori Bridgewater Brokerage.

The iShares' Core MSCI Emerging Markets fund (IEMG), has developed by about $4 billion, or around 20 percent, this year, the greater part of any U.S.- recorded ETF, as indicated by Bloomberg information.

The biggest developing business sector ETF, Vanguard's FTSE Emerging Markets ETF, image VWO, has seen a significant portion of the inflows. However, its cost proportion is marginally higher than IEMG's. Nations that are drawing in deal seekers this year include Mexico and Turkey, as according to Woori Bridgewater Brokerage.

About Woori Bridgewater Brokerage

We were founded in 2011, and are strategically positioned with our retail private client services based in Toronto, Canada and our corporate trading division in Seoul, South Korea.

With over a decade of experience working within the markets at a global level, we now effectively manage over $5.25 billion in assets for approximately 5000 clients worldwide.

Media Contact: Mr. Wayne Price | Research Director | Woori Bridgewater Brokerage
Email: wayne.price@wbbmanagement.com | Switchboard: +1 647 946 8305  | Website: https://wbbmanagement.com

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