o Net assets of UCITS increased by 12% to EUR 9,714 billion. Of the largest UCITS domiciles, Ireland recorded the largest net asset increases in 2017 (15.9%), followed by Luxembourg (11.9%), the UK (11.6%), and France (9.8%). Elsewhere in Europe, net asset growth greater than 20% was recorded in Belgium, Bulgaria Cyprus, Czechia, Hungary, Malta, Poland and Portugal.
o Net assets of AIF increased 7% to EUR 5,909 billion. Of the largest AIF domiciles, Luxembourg recorded net asset growth of 15.1%, followed by Ireland (11.8%), Germany (6.9%), Netherlands (5.6%), and France (5.2%). Elsewhere in Europe, net asset growth greater than 20% was recorded in Croatia, Cyprus and Czechia.
o In the UCITS market, eight domiciles attracted net sales larger than EUR 10 billion: Luxembourg, Ireland, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Switzerland.
o In the AIF market, five domiciles attracted net sales larger than EUR 10 billion: Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, the United Kingdom and the Netherland.