Media Release - IFIC Updates Monthly Statistics for March 2017
April 21, 2017
Toronto, ON April 21, 2017 The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) released updated sales data for the month ending March 31, 2017. The assets under management (AUM) for the mutual funds industry reached $1.39 trillion. Year-to-date, industry AUM increased by $53.0 billion or 4.0%.
Net sales for the mutual funds industry were $5.76 billion. Net sales of long-term funds were $5.29 billion and net sales of money market funds were $472.0 million.
For more information on these results, view the following link (https://www.ific.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-03-IFIC-Industry-Overview.pdf/16917/).
Data for this report is compiled from IFIC and other sources to comprehensively reflect the size and activity of the Canadian retail mutual funds industry. Aggregate totals are provided by Strategic Insight.
The Investment Funds Institute of Canada is the voice of Canadas investment funds industry. IFIC brings together 150 organizations, including fund managers, distributors and industry service organizations, to foster a strong, stable investment sector where investors can realize their financial goals. By connecting Canadas savers to Canadas economy, our industry contributes significantly to Canadian economic growth and job creation. The organization is proud to have served Canada's mutual funds industry and its investors for more than 50 years.
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