Read our latest press releases covering IA and industry news, developments and events.

Press release
05
Dec
2019

Demand for bonds boost fund sales to £2.5 billion

UK savers invested £2.5 billion in funds in October, with a return to equity fund inflows following record outflows in Q3, according to latest figures published today by the Investment Association (IA).
Press release
18
Nov
2019

Launch of industry-wide common language brings clarity to responsible investment

The investment management industry has come together to agree a common language and clear product categorisation for responsible investment approaches to help savers better access and compare funds with a focus on environmental or social outcomes. Currently a variety of terms and phrases are used in different ways, which could leave customers confused or unable to find the investment opportunities to match their diverse responsible investment goals.
Press release
07
Nov
2019

Equities firmly out of favour with record quarterly outflows

Savers invested £350m in UK funds in September, but money flowed out of equity funds at a record level, according to latest figures published today from the Investment Association (IA), the trade body representing UK investment managers.
Press release
21
Oct
2019

IA boosts Corporate Affairs team with senior Government hire

The Investment Association (IA), the trade body for the investment management industry whose members manage £7.7 trillion of assets, has appointed Katie Martin as its new Head of Communications, in a move to further strengthen the industry’s media profile.