Thirty-nine percent of financial advisers view American Funds as the leading provider of domestic large-cap mutual funds and 31% perceive the company as the dominant provider of value funds, but for other asset classes, there is no clear leader, Cogent Research found in a survey of 1,400 advisers.

The closest competitor to American Funds in these categories is BlackRock, which is named as the go-to provider of large-cap funds by 7% of advisers and of value funds by 5%.

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