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2015 to Set a New Record of Mutual Fund Flows with $820 billion Collected During 1h’15  Aug 31 2015
Strong demand for mutual funds persisted through Q2’15, as investors globally poured a net $390 billion into long-term funds, increasing the aggregate net flows over the first half of this year to exceed $820 billion. Mixed and multi-asset funds saw $225 billion in net flows during Q2, more than half of which or $125 billion came from new mixed flexible fund launches in China, which was fueled by the roaring Chinese stock markets during 1h’15 and last year’s regulatory changes for mixed fund in China.

Global FlowWatch - June 2015  Aug 27 2015
In June, investors deposited a net $95 billion into long-term fund globally, bringing aggregate net flows to $828 billion during the first half 2015. Mixed and multi-asset funds led June contributions with $60 billion, followed by equity products at $43 billion, and ‘others’ vehicles at $16 billion. Bond products saw net redemptions of $24 billion in June, as European bond funds suffered sell-off during the month.

Europe FlowWatch - June 2015  Aug 5 2015
A net €1.6 billion was deposited by investors into long-term funds in June, with €6 billion of net flows into cross-border funds more than offsetting outflows (€4.4 billion) from local Europe. Mixed and 'other' funds were the only products that garnered positive inflows at €12 billion and €9 billion, respectively. Bond vehicles experienced €16 billion in net redemptions, while equity and guaranteed products saw about €2 billion in net outflows each.

Asia FlowWatch - June 2015  Aug 5 2015
In June 2015, long-term funds in Asia attracted $82 billion in net flows, of which $59 billion came from China and $11 billion from Japan. Mixed products led with $45 billion in net new money, followed by equity funds at $31 billion, while bond, real estate, guaranteed, and other alternative products collectively raised $6 billion this month. Mixed Flexible was the top selling category, gathering about $39 billion mostly from China. Equity Asia Pacific and Equity Sector/Other took in $17 billion and $12 billion, respectively. In contrast, Bond High Yield experienced close to $1 billion in net redemptions in June.

Global FlowWatch - May 2015  Jul 22 2015
In May, investors deposited a net $129 billion into long-term funds globally, bringing year to date flows to $708 billion, on track to set a new record for global fund flows. Mixed funds led May contributions with $74 billion, followed by equity and bond products at $19 billion each, and ‘others’ vehicles at $17 billion.

Asia FlowWatch - May 2015  Jul 6 2015
In May 2015, long-term funds in Asia (excluding existing funds in China, which report data on a quarterly basis) attracted $72 billion in net inflows, of which $51 billion came from new fund launches in China. Mixed funds led with $45 billion (mainly from China), followed by equity ($16 billion), bond ($5 billion), and real estate products ($2 billion). ‘Other’ funds, including alternative and guaranteed products, together garnered close to $3 billion this month. Mixed Flexible was again the top selling category in the region, totaling $38 billion (mostly from China). Equity and Bond Asia Pacific added $12 billion and $5 billion, respectively.

Europe FlowWatch - May 2015  Jul 6 2015
Investors in Europe deposited a net €35 billion into long-term funds in May, of which €17 billion originated from cross-border products. Mixed funds led the way collecting €20 billion in net new money, followed by 'other' funds at €10 billion, and bond products at €6 billion. Meanwhile, equity products experienced €1 billion in net redemptions for the month.

 
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