This post first appeared on FloatingPath
We have previously highlighted Deutsche Bank’s very informative 10 Year of Fund Flows heatmap, which also includes all ETFs. Now that 2013 has ended, let’s revisit it to see where the funds were flowing last year.
2013 saw an outflow of funds from the global bond markets into equities. The only bond funds that increased last year were corporate high yield funds.
Japanese equities especially were on the receiving end of heavy investment with total assets increasing by 27.7%.