Global Insights

Ongoing research commentary on the European, Cross-border, Asian, Latin American, and Australian fund industry, providing in-depth analysis of product Innovation, trends, distribution themes, and success stories.

  • Dec 13, 2017 The Global Investment Funds Industry in Transition

    Intense competition, product proliferation and commoditization, and the battle for access to distribution have characterized the investment fund management business for the past decade. But disruptive, low-cost products and distribution conduits, a growing interest in liquid alternatives, sweeping r...

  • Dec 12, 2017 3Q 2017 - Asia, Local Europe and Cross-Border

    Across Asia, Europe and Cross-Border markets, long-term funds launched during 3Q’17 garnered $67.4 billion in net new investor money. Though net subscriptions into Asian products increased compared to 2Q’17, they still fell short of their 1Q’17 result of over $60 billion. Nonetheless, the region led...

  • Aug 24, 2017 2Q 2017 - Asia, Local Europe and Cross-Border

    Across Asia, Europe and Cross-border markets, about $58 billion was deposited into 1,277 newly launched long-term funds. Net subscriptions into new Asian products dropped nearly 60% since 1Q’17. Across European and Cross-border markets, net sales also decelerated, but to a much smaller extent than i...

  • Jun 05, 2017 The Long-Term Mutual Fund Industry Recovers with Half a Trillion Dollars in Net Flows during 1Q 2017

    After gaining $615 billion in net flows last year, the global mutual fund industry came back strongly in the first quarter of 2017, reaching nearly $0.5 trillion in net new cash into long-term mutual funds and ETFs in Asia, Cross-border, Europe and the U.S. Bond funds still led flow contributions, r...

  • May 22, 2017 1Q 2017 - Asia, Local Europe and Cross-Border

    Nearly $98 billion was invested into 1,561 newly launched long-term funds across Asia, Europe and Cross-border markets during 1Q’17. Asia continued to dominate new product development although net flows recorded in the region declined over the quarter, while new money deposited into local European n...

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