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

Press release
04
Aug
2022

Funds hit by £4.5 billion in outflows amidst intensifying economic uncertainty

UK savers took £4.5 billion out of funds in June 2022, the highest monthly outflow of the year so far and the second highest on record, according to data published today by the Investment Association (IA). Investors responded to intensifying economic uncertainty following a challenging first half of the year for market performance.
Press release
13
Jul
2022

Risk and compliance functions have an important role in net zero transition

Risk and compliance functions at investment managers have an important role in supporting their firm in the transition to net zero, according to a new report by the Investment Association (IA) and Deloitte. These functions are well positioned to help prepare firms for the future and to mitigate reputational, conduct, regulatory and liability risks that may arise from not being able to meet transition plan targets.
Press release
07
Jul
2022

Savers diversify as market uncertainty continues

UK savers took £822 million out of funds in May 2022, in the fourth month of net retail outflows so far this year, according to data published today by the Investment Association (IA).
Press release
06
Jun
2022

Fund flows turn positive in ISA season boost

Investors put £553 million into funds in April 2022, according to data published today by the Investment Association (IA). April’s inflow follows a £3.5 billion outflow in March. After pulling £7.1 billion out of funds in Q1 2022, a record quarterly outflow, April’s data suggests that ISA season* has helped to boost sales to retail funds.