NEW YORK, June 6 Fund investors worldwide poured
$4.3 billion into bond funds in the week ended June 4, marking
their 13th straight week of inflows, data from a Bank of America
Merrill Lynch Global Research report showed on Friday.
Stock funds posted $2 billion in outflows, according to the
report, which also cited data from fund-tracker EPFR Global.
Stock mutual funds posted $8 billion in outflows, while stock
exchange-traded funds attracted $6 billion in inflows.
Mutual funds are commonly purchased by retail investors,
while ETFs are thought to represent the behavior of
(Reporting by Sam Forgione; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)