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USA: Mutual fund assets, percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for the USA from 1980 to 2016. The average value for the USA during that period was 50.88 percent with a minumum of 5.11 percent in 1980 and a maximum of 102.42 percent in 2014. 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.