EFAMA’s monthly and quarterly statistical releases provide detailed information on the latest trends in the European fund industry. The international quarterly statistics are compiled by EFAMA and the Investment Company Institute (ICI) on behalf of the International Investment Funds Association (IIFA).
The further decline in demand for long-term funds in the last quarter of 2021, coupled with a sharp upturn in net sales of money market funds, indicates investor caution is on the rise. This trend is likely to continue for a while given the uncertainties concerning monetary policy and the war in Ukraine
Net sales of worldwide MMFs increased markedly in Q4 2021, driven by strong net inflows in the United States and Europe.