UK assets in retail ETFs more than double that of a year ago, says iShares

Rows of coins
Money in UK ETFs keeps rising

The exchange-traded funds (ETFs) sector continues to expand, with UK retail the latest market segment to see substantial growth, according to ETF provider iShares, which reported a 106% increase in assets held in UK wrap platforms last year.

The increase is partly attributed to the rising number of independent financial advisers (IFAs) that recommend the funds for their clients' portfolios.

"Historically, there have been advisers who have used iShares tactically to complete a portfolio or

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: