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Stock Funds Get Record $44.5 Billion Inflows on Vaccine Optimism

  • U.S. funds dominated additions with inflows into large-caps
  • Vaccine news fuels investments into energy, financials

Stock funds attracted a record amount in a busy week that included Joe Biden’s election victory and promising results for a coronavirus vaccine.

Equity funds added $44.5 billion in the week through Nov. 11, dominated by inflows to the U.S. of $32.5 billion, according to Bank of America Corp. and EPFR Global data. Exchange-traded funds led the additions, pulling in $38.7 billion with the rest going into mutual funds, according to a BofA note.