In recent years, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have seen phenomenal activity and growth. Regulation, product innovation and investor appetite have driven global Assets under management (AUM) to record levels, while also fueling increasing market structure complexity and straining trading platform capabilities across the board. Itiviti, in conjunction with GreySpark Partners, recently engaged in a comprehensive review of the ETF trading landscape, covering market structure, trends and predictions, and the consequent implications on market participants and the trading technology stack. This article summarizes several aspects of GreySpark’s analysis and the resulting white paper now available from Itiviti.
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