Covid-19 driven fund freezes emphasize liquidity mismatches

On the 06.23.20 at 2:07PM


Tuba Raqshan

Fitch Ratings revealed that at least US$62bn of global mutual funds have suspended redemptions year-to-date, highlighting liquidity risks.

Fitch Ratings’ new research underlines that this number is above full-year volumes and is symptomatic of limited holdings of highly liquid assets to meet any sudden increase in redemptions.

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