September 28, 2009
LatAm equity funds posted inflows of $241m in the week ended September 23,
LatAm equity funds posted inflows of $241m in the week ended September 23, according to EPFR Global. Brazil funds raked in $70.4m, while GEM funds hit 39-week high, drawing in almost $2.1bn. Lipper data shows that performance for the week was negative, with LatAm funds down 1.3% for the week ended September 24, though still up 76.7% YTD. EM funds dropped 1.2% in the week and are up 60.5% YTD, while global small and mid-cap funds lost 1.8% for the week, bringing YTD performance to 35.6%.