UK Investing Experience Comes Up Short

GLOBAL INVESTOR SURVEY: The experience of fund investing in the UK fails to meet the standards set by the US, Netherlands and even Korea, according to a new Morningstar report

Holly Cook 15 May, 2013 | 11:27AM

The experience of the average fund investor in the UK has improved in recent years but it remains worse than that of investors in the Uninted States, Netherlands and even Korea.

Fees remain a relative weak spot for UK funds, according to the Morningstar report.

The 2013 Global Fund Investor Experience report from Morningstar, which assesses the experiences of fund investors in 24 countries across North America, Europe, Asia and Africa, awarded the UK a B- Grade in the 2013 report. In the 2011 report, the UK earned a C+ grade, which was unchanged from its 2009 rating. 

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