Dividend ETFs see funds flow boost

Dividend ETFs see funds flow boost

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Dividend exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the US continue to garner impressive inflows in a volatile equity market, while investors remain hungry for yield. "Dividend exchange-traded funds have been outperforming market capitalisation-weighted indexes," says Rene Casis, San Francisco-based iShares portfolio manager. "If we look at the year-to-date net asset value return, DVY (iShares Select Dividend ETF) has returned 7.47% while the S&P 500 has returned 1.3%. DVY, the High Dividend Equity