The markets may be wreaking havoc on funds’ performance, but that is not stopping investors from pouring more money into mutual funds, according to preliminary figures issued today by Strategic Insight.

Despite poor performance in July across a variety of fund sectors including most equity funds, which posted an average loss of 10%, investors continued to add money to their funds. Equity fund inflows amounted to $3 billion in July and bond fund flows totaled $7.5 billion, according to the firm.

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