What Fear? China & Korea Funds Saw Inflows – Barron's

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Fund flows in the week ending Aug. 9 show another week of inflows, and despite fear about a North Korean missile attack in the Pacific, China equity funds recorded their biggest inflow since late 2Q16 and even Korea equity funds recorded a small inflow due to domestic institutional commitments, EPFR Group reported Friday.

Globally, investors favored money market funds for the third week in a row. Money market fund net inflows were $46 billion, versus inflows of $6.3 billion to stock funds and $9.5 billion to bond funds,…