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Types of Funds


If you are building a mutual fund portfolio, you will come across a wide variety of funds. There are many different types of equity mutual funds and bond mutual funds. There are a number of articles below that will help you sift through the choices.
  1. US Registered Investment Companies
  2. Index Funds
  3. Fixed Income Funds
  4. International Fund Investing

US Registered Investment Companies

Mutual Funds, Unit Investment Trusts, Closed-End Funds and ETFs are all US registered investment companies. Learn the differences between the investments before you commit investment dollars.

Index Funds

An index fund is a type of fund that is intended to track the returns of a market index. Learn all about this investment strategy prior to investing.

Fixed Income Funds

Fixed income, also known as bonds, is an important component of diversified investment portfolios. Learn more about various types of fixed income mutual funds in the below articles.

International Fund Investing

International investing is a crucial part of a diversified portfolio. Learn more about the risks and rewards of international investing.

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