Press releases

Press release | Statistics

16/05/19

German fund industry attracted inflows to the tune of EUR 24 billion during the first quarter

Fund companies in Germany saw net inflows to the tune of EUR 24.5 billion during the first quarter 2019. At EUR 23.8 billion, open-ended Spezialfonds...more...

Regulations | Press release

13/02/19

BVI: EU needs to deliver on its promise of better regulation

Following a period of strong growth, the European investment funds industry now faces the task of adapting to changed market conditions resulting from...more...

Press release | Statistics

13/02/19

BVI: 2018 was a good year for funds

"Even though it was a weak year for the stock markets, the fund industry developed positively during 2018. Investment funds attracted EUR 119 billion...more...

Press release | Statistics

17/01/19

BVI: investment funds sector increases pace of digital transformation

New technologies such as blockchain, big data, artificial intelligence and cloud computing pose great challenges for the investment funds sector. The...more...

Press release | Statistics

17/01/19

BVI welcomes ESMA study on costs and performance of investment funds

The German Investment Funds Association BVI has responded favourably to the latest study by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) – the...more...

Press release | Statistics

16/01/19

Germany: Funds raise over EUR 100 billion

From the beginning of January to the end of November 2018, investment funds in Germany collected EUR 100.7 billion net in new money. Fund sales are...more...

Press release

20/12/18

Autumn survey by the German Investment Funds Association BVI

According to a survey of the senior management of all BVI member companies in December, the German fund industry is not concerned about the prospects...more...

Press release | Statistics

13/12/18

Germany is the largest fund market within the EU

According to the European Central Bank, private and institutional investors have invested an amount totalling EUR 11.8 trillion in investment funds....more...

Press release | Statistics

12/12/18

Germany: Funds register inflows to the tune of EUR 87 billion

Investment funds raised EUR 86.6 billion net in Germany from the beginning of January to the end of October 2018. At EUR 65.7 billion, open-ended...more...

Regulations | Press release

04/12/18

PRIIPs: Important steps achieved for consumers

The German Investment Funds Association BVI considers that the proposals of the European Parliament’s Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs...more...