Developed markets are those countries that have established financial markets and are perceived as carrying less risk.
The FTSE financial information company lists 25 countries as developed, including Australia, Italy, Japan, Norway, Spain, the UK and USA.
There are a wide range of developed market funds available through the Fair Investment ISA and Investment Account, including actively managed funds, passive funds and ETFs. Funds designed to pay a level of income and growth funds are available.
See the table below for a selection of the funds available:
The passive funds and ETFs available include funds that track the FTSE Developed Europe and Developed World indices, while the Fair Investment Select 100 includes funds from leading fund managers investing in UK or US equities.