Investors withdrew from the IA UK Direct Property sector in every month of 2019 with December's gating of the M&G Property Portfolio highlighting widespread concerns regarding fund liquidity profiles, and a growing proportion of assets now being allocated to vehicles in other sectors instead.
Almost £3.4bn was pulled from IA UK Direct Property funds over the course of 2019, according to FE fundinfo, without a single month of net inflows. The exodus from property funds, however, did not have...
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