Ethical fund Baillie Gifford Positive Change entered the top 10 most-bought funds list in May in ninth place and has since ascended five places to the fourth spot in our league table, which is based on data from interactive investor, Money Observer’s parent company.
The most-bought funds table has been redrawn following the shock the coronavirus pandemic has inflicted on the global economy, with four new entries and some mid-table shifting.
February has been a volatile month for markets as fears about the spread of the coronavirus mount, yet, it has not had a substantial impact on the most-bought funds list.
As sure as night follows day, a hot fund sector will catch the eye of retail investors, which is why at the start of 2020 technology funds are all the rage.
Three tech funds have entered our top 10 most-bought funds table, which is based on the buying behaviour of interactive investor’s customers. The broker is the parent company of Money Observer.
In a list of the most-bought ethical fund options for 2019, based on customer data from investment platform interactive investor, investment trusts claim the three top spots and take up six places in total in the top 10 table.
The popularity of Vanguard’s low-cost trackers among private investors shows no signs of waning in our most-bought funds list.