The latest PwC Annual Global Fund Distribution (GFD) poster revealed that the number of fund registrations grew by 7.02% over 2019.
British investors have opted for ESG funds more enthusiastically from 2017 onwards than any other category of investment fund, according to latest Fund Flow Index from Calastone, a global funds network.
German fund industry registered inflows of €24bn during the first quarter of the year, according to latest data from fund industry association BVI.
Danish retail funds recorded an increase of more than DKK 54bn (€7.24bn) in April.
After strong net outflows in March, Swedish investment funds recorded new inflows in April as net deposits in mutual funds amounted to SEK 17.7bn (€1.67bn) for the month.
The Spanish regulator CNMV has analysed gross returns and costs of local collective investment funds over the 2009-2019 decade.
Investors bought into the market rally in April, as equity funds recorded £2.6bn inflows, according to latest data from Calastone.
Asset News has caught up with Yan-Taw Boon, director of research Asia and portfolio manager of the 5G Connectivity Fund at Neuberger Berman, on 5G as a proper investment theme.