ISS FWW News Corner 02.01.2018

Funds without distribution: Manufacturers of investment funds have to state which customers they serve

Manufacturers of investment funds must state for which customer target group they have been produced. Otherwise they cannot be sold. A lot of data is missing shortly before deadlines.

Despite the possible consequences, thousands of data records are still missing, according to the fund data specialist FWW. The company, which provides fund information to investors, calculated that only one third of the data records is available for over 30,000 products.

To the press article on Süddeutsche Zeitung