Fund Management Activities in the UK: Market Research Report

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Fund Management Activities Market Research Report | SIC K66.300 | May 2015

In funds: The industry is expected to perform strongly thanks to higher investor risk appetite

IBISWorld’s Fund Management Activities market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The UK Fund Management Activities industry is the second largest in the world and the largest in Europe. The funds under management (FUM) by the industry are expected to reach £5.9 trillion in 2015-16. Industry revenue comes predominantly from management fees, which are normally calculated as a percentage of FUM. Revenue is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 7.8% over the five years through 2015-16, reaching £18.5 billion. Although this suggests that the industry is expected to grow at a robust pace, growth has been boosted by the significant declines registered during the financial crisis... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

Industry establishments are concentrated in London. The South East and Scotland also have relatively high levels of concentration, despite being considerably low when compared with the proportion of establishments located in London.


London is one of the world's largest financial centres and home to about 63% of the industry's establishments. Approximately 30% of the 1 million people employed in the Financial Services sector are employed in London. The largest fund managers are headquartered in London and cater for institutional clients, which are also mainly based in London.

The South East

The South East has the second-highest number of establishments, with approximately 9.2%... purchase to read more


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What is the Fund Management Activities Industry?

This industry includes portfolio and fund management activities provided on a fee or contract basis for individuals and businesses. It covers firms operating and managing assets in the United Kingdom for both domestic and overseas clients.

Industry Products
EquitiesFixed-income assetsCashProperty
Industry Activities
Managing mutual fundsManaging pension fundsManaging other investment funds

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