|An index fund is a fund that follows a passive investing strategy, meaning that the fund managers attempt to match an identified benchmark index, not outperform it.
Investment fund designed to match the returns on a stock market index; a mutual fund with a portfolio that matches a broad-based index such as the S&P 500 and a performance mirroring it.
Finding the right index fund for your portfolio is a two-step process:
1. Decide what index you want to have represented in your portfolio.
2. Find an investment that inexpensively and faithfully tracks the index you have in mind.
Actively Managed Funds
In most actively managed funds, the fund manager makes specific investments with the goal of outperforming ...
(ETF) A fund that tracks an index, but can be traded like a stock. Many ETFs ...
The person responsible for the allocation of pooled money invested in a particular mutual fund. He/she is ...
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