US equity funds also perform well
Share buyback representing 15% of market cap
Investors have shunned UK stocks ever since the country voted to leave the European Union, with more than £1.8bn flowing from the Investment Association's UK All Companies sector in 2017 alone, writes River & Mercantile's Hugh Sergeant.
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Speaking to Artemis and AllianzGI
FTSE 100 up 6.84% over the month
CEO blames "equity weakness"
Fund buyers have said they are increasingly turning towards more specialist funds as they seek alternative sources of yield and/or uncorrelated returns in anticipation of more rocky markets in 2018.
Biggest monthly fall in sentiment since 2013
Time for contrarian approach
Focus on 2018
'Bulls silenced but not defeated'
Losses from global and UK teams
Global version of UK special sits fund
Industry reacts to landmark arrangement
We're nearly nine years into the current bull market. Alex Wright explains why now might be the time, against mounting pressures of higher inflation and interest rates, for value investors to start to look at which stocks offer absolute value.
Equity exposure remains high
Boutique asset manager Evenlode has announced plans to soft close its Evenlode Income fund, managed by Hugh Yarrow and Ben Peters, as it has reached £2bn in assets under management.
Net retail outflows of £532m in January
Part of strategic plan
'It is insane to risk what you have and need in order to obtain what you do not need'
Inflows of €2.9bn