Financial Research Corp., a primary go-to source when it comes to mutual fund sales figures by firm, will no longer publish the data, according to today's Wall Street Journal.

The outflows are too sickening, according to the paper. "The decision shuts the door to the news media and other fund observers who want to know how fund sales are doing," according to the "Fund Track" column.

Subscribe Now

Access to premium content including in-depth coverage of mutual funds, hedge funds, 401(K)s, 529 plans, and more.

3-Week Free Trial

Insight and analysis into the management, marketing, operations and technology of the asset management industry.