And they’re off!

We may be in a new year, but the stellar sales flows of 2017 live on. Equity funds were the centre of investors' attention in January after a long absence from the top of the sales board, and product developers also had this asset class in their sights. Of the 182 launches registered in FundFile, 67 were equity offerings, with the global, European and alternatives spaces particularly busy. Elsewhere, 43 bond funds and 36 mixed funds swung into action, while 28 new funds of funds came to market.

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