Trading Survey 2018
Liquidity improving, trade sizes growing
This report presents the findings from Risk.net’s second annual global exchange-traded fund (ETF) trading survey, commissioned by Jane Street. It includes responses from 296 institutional investors, as well as qualitative interviews from 14 buy-side firms.
Nearly 90% of institutional traders think ETFs are more liquid or just as liquid as they were three years ago, across all asset classes, including emerging market ETFs, fixed-income ETFs and developed market ETFs. See more.
The Value of Competitive Pricing
Competitive pricing is the most important criterion for selecting counterparties, with 55% of institutions putting it in first place. See more.
Market-Makers Gaining Traction
Independent market-makers are the top choice of counterparty among buy-side institutions. See more.