Record inflows to equity funds in Q1 as 2024 starts with a bang______

UK investors continued their stampede into equity funds in March, adding a net £2.30bn to their holdings. This ensured Q1 2024 was a record for equity fund inflows, totalling £6.97bn since January.

Key highlights from this month’s FFI:

  • UK investors added a record £6.97bn to equity funds in Q1 2024
  • North American funds absorbed a record £5.72bn of UK investor capital in Q1, more than three times the previous best quarter
  • More UK investor cash has flowed into North American equity funds in the last four months than in the previous nine years combined
  • Global equity funds and emerging markets also enjoyed strong inflows; inflows to European funds slowed sharply
  • UK-focused equity funds saw outflows jump to their highest since February 2023 – now 34 consecutive months of net selling

View this edition of the FFI in full

View this edition of the FFI in full

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