Investors have invested about $ 8.2 billion in ETF-funds specializing in stocks in the week that ended Oct. 28 - Materials AMarkets.
Last week, the FED announced its intention to withhold the rate at zero for some time. Besides, the regulator continues to keep the market in suspense, promising to think about raising rates at the next meeting in December. After the publication of information about the American rate of the Central Bank reduced its Chinese bid. There is every reason to believe that additional stimulus and the ECB wants. All last week can be described as very positive for the US stock market.
It is believed that ETF-investors their actions reflect the mood of the class of institutional investors, including hedge funds. Whereas mutual investment funds - "the mirror of the soul" of the retail investor. But last week, despite povalny positive, not all classes of players were ready to buy risk. The funds with a low level of risk, such as SPDR S & P 500 ETF and PowerShares QQQ Trust, investors invested in the period $ 15.7 billion. It is interesting that a week earlier, this category of assets lost $ 2.7 billion - the data Lipper. Funds mutual investment last week, attracted only $ 221 million. Almost 80% of all new capital that came last week in the ETF and mutual investment funds - investments in US stocks. Taxable bonded funds for the period raised $ 432 million. Bond funds with high stakes and the risk could increase its volume of $ 2 billion (Week 4 podyard capital inflows). Interestingly, the demand for junk bonds is increasing parallel to the growth in demand for the shares. During the period under trezheris funds had outflows of $ 1.6 billion.