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South Korea: Mutual fund assets, percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for South Korea from 2000 to 2016. The average value for South Korea during that period was 23.36 percent with a minumum of 17.88 percent in 2003 and a maximum of 29.39 percent in 2007. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Ratio of assets of mutual funds to GDP. A mutual fund is a type of managed collective investment scheme that pools money from many investors to purchase securities. Data taken from a variety of sources such as Investment Company Institute and national sources.