Michael Johnston highlights the top categories for ETF inflows for August, including physical...

|By:, SA News Editor

Michael Johnston highlights the top categories for ETF inflows for August, including physical gold (GLD, IAU, SGOL) - $1.1 billion, junk bonds (HYG, JNK, PHB - $900 million, and the brand new WisdomTree Emerging Markets Local Debt Fund ELD - nearly $200 million (despite being launched mid-month). The common denominator: a flight to safety amid unsteady equity markets.