The Investment Association divides around 3,000 funds into sectors. The majority of these funds are available to individual investors through fund platforms, advisers or directly from investment firms. The list of funds also includes some funds that are aimed at large investors, such as pension and insurance funds.
At present, there are about 350 funds in the Unclassified sector. These include private funds and funds for which peer group comparisons are considered to be inappropriate by the manager.