Report Predicts Shrinking Mutual Fund Numbers

March 2009
Journal of Financial Planning;Mar2009, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p10
Academic Journal
The article discusses the results of a study by the Celent consulting firm, which indicated that the number of mutual funds is likely to drop dramatically due to the global financial crisis. The report, which focused on wealth management, predicts that fewer than a third of mutual funds will survive, unless regulations on how they can operate are significantly altered.


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