Over Christmas and New Year activity tends to quieten down a bit and so we have combined the data for issues and repurchases over the past couple of weeks – this figures cover the period from 16 December – 31 December

Finsbury Growth & Income : FGT raised most money – over £4.4m in total. It was followed by

City of London : CTY – £3.5m

JP Morgan American : JAM – £2.9m

Baillie Gifford Japan : BGFD – £1.5m and

Jupiter European : JEO – £1.3m

A tender held by LXB Retail : LXB shrank that fund by £39.8m over the period and another conducted by JP Morgan Asian : JAI shrank that fund by £11.3m. JP Morgan European Smaller Companies : JESC bought back £15.4m worth of its shares. Other notable repurchasers were

JP Morgan Indian : JII – £2.5m

Bluecrest All Blue : BABS – £2.4m

Vinacapital Vietnam Opportunity : VOF – £1.8m and

Investors in Global Real Estate : IGRE – £1.5m