Research is an important element in the IMA’s work, providing insight into the asset management industry and its environment.
UK Investment Management Strategy
... promoting the UK for asset management
Read the IMA’s report on the use of dealing commission for the purchase of investment research
Costs & Charges
The IMA has issued a revised SORP for authorised funds
The fourth report on adherence to the FRC’s Stewardship Code is now available
The Investment Management Association (IMA) represents the UK investment management industry. Our members manage over £4.5 trillion of assets on behalf of UK and overseas clients.Follow @fundsindustry
The IMA has issued a revised Statement of Recommended Practice (SORP) for the financial statements of UK authorised funds. These revisions were subjected to a public consultation in 2013.
|Funds under management||£801 billion|
|Net Retail sales||£1.9 billion|
|Net Institutional sales||-£311 million|
The IMA’s purpose is to ensure investment managers are in the best possible position to:
- Build people’s resilience to financial adversity
- Help people achieve their financial aspirations
- Enable people to maintain a decent standard of living as they grow older
- Contribute to economic growth through the efficient allocation of capital
Investment management – a force for long-term, sustainable value creation by companies?
Last week saw a profound change in the landscape for engagement between companies and their shareholders.
The industry in numbers
£4.5trnTotal assets managed in the
UK by IMA member firms
£660bnManaged in UK-authorised
funds (OEICs and unit trusts)
£1.8trnAssets managed in the UK
on behalf of overseas clients
£721bnUK-managed funds domiciled
Data as at 31 December 2012