Are UK Income Funds Still Out of Favour?

Despite strong interest in dividends, investors are just not feeling equity income funds

Sunniva Kolostyak 25 November, 2021 | 12:48AM
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UK equity income funds have been unloved by investors for some time. The category has seen consistent outflows for years, something we’ve noted time and time again in our monthly asset flows reports.

In the past month alone, UK equity income funds have leaked a net £664 million. So far this year, outflows are totalling £6.92 billion. Does equity income have an image problem?

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Sunniva Kolostyak  is data journalist for Morningstar.co.uk