Investors Rush to Snap Up Gold Funds as Price Bounces

As investors sought to allocate their 2015/16 ISA and SIPP allowances, they turned to gold and UK equity income investments. We reveal the funds they favoured

Karen Kwok 7 April, 2016 | 5:00PM

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Investors are welcoming gold funds back into their portfolios in a big way, encouraged by significant gold price rally and a low interest rate environment, Morningstar data shows. The gold price has rallied 16% year to date, and the funds in the precious metal equities sector are feeling the benefits.

Woodford Equity Income has remained on the most popular list for 10 months

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Karen Kwok  is a Reporter for Morningstar.co.uk

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