Advantage Viewership Report – August 2019

About the Report

Understanding the firms, their products, and strategy universes of greatest and rising interest within the global institutional community is a unique advantage for asset managers, and an intriguing view into regional peer preferences for investors and consultants. The goal of this report is to provide all parties clarity on evolving themes and preferences as they emerge each month.

Equity Universes and Strategies Rule Top Global eVestment Lists

All but one of the top 10 universes viewed in August on eVestment were equity universes, with one fixed-income universe – US High Yield Fixed Income – coming in at No. 10. Similarly, all of the top 10 most-viewed products on eVestment in August were equity strategies.

Report Highlights:

  • Vanguard retains top spot on the rising firms list for US-based investors and consultants as Wellington Management and BlackRock switch places for most viewed firm.
  • RQFII/QFII-China A-Shares Equity becomes a rising universe across multiple regions.
  • Investors and consultants in Asia ex-Japan show most interest in emerging markets fixed income.

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