Investors withdraw from UK and US equities in favour of safe havens - Calastone

UK suffers record outflows while ESG rises

clock • 4 min read
UK equities out of favour
Image:

UK equities out of favour

2022 continues to be a torrid time for UK equities as the sector experiences record outflows in April, surpassing the previous high set at the beginning of the year, Calastone data reveals.

The latest Fund Flow Index (FFI) from Calastone shows investors pulled £836m from UK-focused equity funds last month, meaning two-thirds of UK funds experienced outflows, as investors sought out safe havens...

To continue reading this article...

Join Professional Adviser

 

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, industry insights and market intelligence.
  • Stay ahead of the curve with spotlights on emerging trends and technologies
  • Receive breaking news stories straight to your inbox in the daily newsletters.
  • Make smart business decisions with the latest developments in regulation, investing retirement and protection.
  • Members-only access to the editor’s weekly Friday commentary
  • 
 Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes.

Join

 

Already a Professional Adviser member?

Login

More on Investment