In the Margins

Why nobody should invest in mutual funds

June 2, 2016

By Seeking Alpha

Should anyone invest in mutual funds? The arguments against include that the product was created to tap into a new market, not because of its merits; multiple layers of fees reduce performance; and funds typically mirror their index benchmarks. Read the original story from Seeking Alpha

 

 

Most Read

Top of the Agenda - Compensation
IDC: Directors see modest pay increase in 2021

Independent mutual fund director compensation levels increased in 2021, though the year-on-year change was significantly lower than in 2020, according to new data obtained by Fund Board ...

Top of the Agenda - Regulatory
SEC to advisers: Turn over 15(c) documents, info

The Securities and Exchange Commission has begun requesting documentation and information from mutual fund advisers about their funds' 15(c) processes and fees. The Division of Enforcement ...