What Funds are Investors Buying and Selling in 2016?

2016 has been a year full of surprises. So how have investors reacted to the political turmoil and stock market noise? We reveal the most popular funds year to date

Karen Kwok 23 November, 2016 | 10:05AM

What have you been buying and selling this year? The most popular fund of 2016 so far is the Bronze Rated Fundsmith Equity, recording £2.7 billion inflows year to date according to the latest figures from Morningstar Direct.

Investors also poured cash into the Bronze Rated Invesco Perpetual Global Targeted Returns fund to the tune of £2.4 billion, making it the second most popular fund of the year.

And have investors’ purchases paid off? Fundsmith Equity has delivered on performance; the fund gains 23.2% year to date and it has 20% three year and five year annualised returns.

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Karen Kwok  is a Reporter for Morningstar.co.uk

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