Lookback: Broad exposure ETFs beat single-country funds

Lookback

Emerging markets

Inflows this year into exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that provide broad exposure to emerging markets have been outstripping flows into single-country emerging markets funds. January saw the strongest monthly flows in three years for broad emerging markets ETFs, with $7 billion in new money, according to asset manager Blackrock. As of February 12, $7.5 billion had been poured into exchange-traded product (ETPs) offering exposure to broad emerging markets equities, and $5.5 billion had gone into