Square Mile: Advisers increasingly seek inflation protection as interest in Artemis surges

Searches for Schroders declined in Q4

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Interest in fixed income declines

Interest in fixed income declines

Financial advisers increasingly sought funds offering inflation protection in the final quarter last year, according to Square Mile’s latest quarterly Market Intelligence Report.

Some 14.5% of all searches carried out within the Academy of Funds were inflation protection-focused, up from 4.5% the previous quarter. Meanwhile, funds with a focus on capital preservation also saw more interest, accounting for 13.2% of all searches in Q3. The most popular viewed outcome was - yet again - capital accumulation, however interest dropped considerably from 52.2% in Q3 to 39.9% in Q4. Interest in income stayed stable at 32.9%. Square Mile removes Artemis funds ratings following senior departures Artemis Fund Managers registered a strong surge in renewed interest am...

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