IA stats: Investors pile into risk-managed funds

November flows

Beth Brearley
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The Volatility Managed sector saw a record high of £411m in net retail sales
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The Volatility Managed sector saw a record high of £411m in net retail sales

Retail investors piled into risk-managed funds in November, with the Volatility Managed sector the best-seller for the first time since its launch in 2017, according to the latest Investment Association (IA) statistics.

The Volatility Managed sector saw a record high of £411m in net retail sales, more than double the average monthly inflows since its launch and comprising a quarter of all fund sales. In second and...

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