U.S. high-yield funds post largest outflows since March -Lipper

NEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Investors pulled the most money from high-yield bond funds since March, withdrawing $2.2 billion during the latest week, according to Lipper on Thursday.

U.S.-based stock funds posted outflows of $5.9 billion during the seven days through Aug. 16, the data showed. (Reporting by Trevor Hunnicutt; Editing by James Dalgleish)