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Mutual Fund Performance and Fund Flows: Medium-Term Relations in Korean Market
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Mutual Fund Performance and Fund Flows: Medium-Term Relations in Korean Market
Kwon, Kyoung-Min; Kim, Noolee;
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 Abstract
This study examines the relation between mutual fund performance and fund flows in Korean market using weekly and monthly data. The results are as follows. First, the relation between the two variables varies across fund types. Even the relations in equity fund and index fund are different from each other. Second, the structural change in the mutual fund market affect significantly the relation between the two variables. Third, return chasing flow is observed constantly in bond fund and it is observed only after the structural change for equity fund and MMF. However, no return chasing flow is observed for index fund. Fourth, mutual fund flows affect subsequent fund returns only in MMF after the structural change.
 Keywords
Mutual Fund;Fund Performance;Fund flows;Medium-Term Relations;
 Language
Korean
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