For immediate release
Brussels, 21st December 2020 - The European Fund and Asset
Management Association (EFAMA) has today published its latest quarterly
international statistics, tracking and analysing trends in worldwide regulated
open-ended fund assets and flows for Q3 2020.
Delbecque, Senior Director for Economics and Research commented: “Despite strong net outflows from equity funds in
the United States, net sales of worldwide long-term funds remained very high
in Q3 2020. A trend supported by continued demand in Europe and other
advanced economies, the sharp increase in net sales of multi-asset funds in
China and the sustained demand for bond funds in the United States”.
The main developments in Q3
2020 can be summarised as follows:
Growth in worldwide net
assets of investment funds
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International quarterly statistics (Q3).
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Notes to editors:
report for the second quarter of 2020 contains statistics from the following
47 countries: Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Mexico, Trinidad
& Tobago, United States, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus,
Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland,
Italy, Lichtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland,
Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey,
United Kingdom, Australia, China, India, Japan, Rep. of Korea, New Zealand,
Pakistan, Philippines, Taiwan, South Africa.
About the European Fund and Asset Management
voice of the European investment management industry, represents 28 Member
Associations, 60 Corporate Members and 24 Associate Members. At end Q3 2020,
total net assets of European investment funds reached EUR 17.6 trillion.
These assets were managed by more than 34,200 UCITS (Undertakings for
Collective Investments in Transferable Securities) and almost 29,400 AIFs
(Alternative Investment Funds). At the end of Q2 2020, assets managed by
European asset managers as investment funds and discretionary mandates
amounted to an estimated EUR 24.9 trillion. More information is available at www.efama.org.
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