Fixed-income products have soared in popularity
Thursday 10 Oct 2019 Author: Martin Gamble
Investors have piled into bonds in 2019 at the expense of equities, with more than £8bn inflows into UK bond funds and over £4bn flowing out of equity funds in the first eight months of the year according to the Investment Association. Data from the US show similar patterns. This might be caused by investors responding to fears about a slowing global economy amid fractious trade talks between the...