Actively Managed Fund

Business / Taxes / Actively Managed Fund: Managers of actively managed mutual funds buy and sell investments to achieve a particular goal, such as providing a certain level of return or beating a relevant benchmark. As a result, they generally trade much more frequently than managers of passively managed funds whose goal is to mirror the performance of the index the fund tracks. While actively managed funds may provide stronger returns than index funds, they often have higher management fees and provide more taxable income.

Other Words for Fund

Fund Adjective Synonyms: supply, stock, reserve, store, pool, cache, reservoir, repository, mine
Fund Noun Synonyms: finance, back, capitalize, stake, support, pay for, endow, grant, subsidize
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Index Fund

Business / Finance / Index Fund: An investment/trading strategy that exploits divergences between actual and theoretical futures prices. An example is the simultaneous buying (selling) of stock index futures (i.e., S&P 500) while sel MORE

Tax-Efficient Funds

Business / Taxes / Tax-Efficient Funds: When a mutual fund minimizes the income earnings and capital gains it distributes to its shareholders, it may be described as a tax-efficient fund. In general, the smaller a fund's turnover, or the le MORE

Closed-End Fund

Business / Finance / Closed-End Fund: Position that is liquidated when the client does not meet a margin call or cover a short sale. MORE

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