5 Best and Worst-Performing Funds in 2019

Funds focused on China, the US and technology outperformed in the first quarter of 2019, while an absolute return offering was bottom of the pile

David Brenchley 2 April, 2019 | 7:23AM

Delhi, India, stock market, funds, performance

This year has started with a bang for investors. After a tough 2018 amid slowing global growth, trade worries and Brexit uncertainty to name just a few headwinds, 2019 has been rather more fruitful.

A cursory glance through the average return for funds in each Investment Association (IA) sector shows positive across the board in the first quarter of 2019. That’s in stark contrast to last year, which saw only five finishing in the black.

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David Brenchley  is a Reporter for Morningstar.co.uk

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