For immediate release
Brussels, 8th September 2020 – The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) has today published its Quarterly Statistical Release describing the trends in the European investment fund industry in the second quarter of 2020 with key data and indicators for each EFAMA member countries.
Bernard Delbecque, Senior Director for Economics and Research at EFAMA commented:
“The substantial monetary and fiscal stimulus packages taken in response to Covid-19 and the easing of lockdown measures boosted investor confidence in the second quarter, which led to a sharp rebound in sales of UCITS."
This Quarterly Statistical Release also provides information on the owners of investment funds in Europe and their net purchases of funds during the first quarter of 2020.
Highlights of developments in Q2 2020: