What are people investing in? Best-selling funds of May 2020

By Mike Narouei, by Content Producer

30 June, 2020

The nation's been turned on its head and many investors' strategies have had to change too. So what are people doing now and which are the most popular funds on the market today?

Top 10 funds from AJ Bell

Most popular investment funds bought through AJ Bell between 29 May – 29 June.

  1. VT AJ Bell Adventurous I Acc

  2. Fundsmith Equity I Acc

  3. VT AJ Bell Moderately Adv I Acc

  4. VT AJ Bell Balanced I Acc

  5. VT AJ Bell Global Growth I Acc

  6. Vanguard LifeStrategy 100% Equity A Acc

  7. Vanguard LifeStrategy 80% Equity A Acc

  8. Lindsell Train Global Equity B GBP Inc

  9. Baillie Gifford American B Acc

  10. Polar Capital Global Tech I Inc GBP

Top 10 funds from Barclays

Most bought through Barclays in May 2020.

  1. Fundsmith Equity I Acc

  2. Polar Capital Gbl Tech I GBP

  3. Barclays Wealth Gbl Mkts 4 R Acc

  4. Barclays Wealth Gbl Mkts 3 R A

  5. Barclays Wealth Gbl Mkts 5 R Acc

  6. Lindsell Train Global Equity B GBP

  7. L&G Gbl Technology Idx Trst I Acc

  8. Baillie Gifford American B Acc

  9. Fidelity Gbl Tech W GBP

  10. AXA Framlington Gbl Tech Z Acc

Top 10 funds from Fidelity

Most popular investment funds bought through personal investing via Fidelity in May 2020 (net sales).

  1. Rathbones Global Opportunities Fund

  2. Baillie Gifford American Fund

  3. Polar Capital Global Technology

  4. Fundsmith Equity Fund

  5. Baillie Gifford Global Discovery Fund

  6. Baillie Gifford Positive Change Fund

  7. Baillie Gifford Long Term Global Growth Fund

  8. Fidelity Global Technology Fund

  9. Ninety One Global Gold Fund

  10. Legal & General Global Tech Index Fund

Top 10 funds from Hargreaves Lansdown

Most popular investment funds bought through Hargreaves Lansdown in May 2020.

(In alphabetical order.)

  • Baillie Gifford American Class B - Accumulation (GBP)

  • Baillie Gifford Global Discovery Class B - Accumulation (GBP)

  • Fundsmith

  • HSBC FTSE 250 Index (Class S)

  • Legal & General Global Technology Index Class I - Accumulation (GBP)

  • Legal & General International Index Trust Class C - Accumulation (GBP)

  • Legal & General US Index Class C - Accumulation (GBP)

  • Lindsell Train Global Equity Class D - Income (GBP)

  • Polar Capital Global Technology (Class I GBP)

  • Rathbone Global Opportunities Class S - Accumulation (GBP)

Top 10 funds from Interactive Investor

bought through Interactive Investor in May 2020.

  1. Fundsmith Equity

  2. Baillie Gifford American

  3. Vanguard LifeStrategy 80% Equity

  4. Baillie Gifford Global Discovery

  5. L&G Global Tech Index Trust

  6. Polar Capital Global Technology

  7. Vanguard LifeStrategy 60% Equity

  8. Lindsell Train Global Equity

  9. Baillie Gifford Positive Change

  10. Vanguard LifeStrategy 100% Equity