fund of funds


fund of funds
USA
An investment fund that invests in other investment funds rather than investing in stocks, bonds or other securities directly. Fund of funds are managed by mutual funds, hedge funds, private equity funds and investments trusts, each with a different investment strategy.

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  • fund of funds — noun (finance) An investment fund whose assets consist of holdings in several other investment funds • • • Main Entry: ↑fund …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fund of funds — A fund of funds (FoF) is an investment fund that uses an investment strategy of holding a portfolio of other investment funds rather than investing directly in shares, bonds or other securities. This type of investing is often referred to as… …   Wikipedia

  • fund of funds — A mutual fund or hedge fund that invests in other funds. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * fund of funds fund of funds ➔ fund1 * * * fund of funds UK US noun [C] (plural funds of funds) (also multi manager) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET …   Financial and business terms

  • Fund Of Funds — A mutual fund that invests in other mutual funds. This method is sometimes known as multi management . A fund of funds allows investors to achieve a broad diversification and an appropriate asset allocation with investments in a variety of fund… …   Investment dictionary

  • fund of funds — A unit trust belonging to an institution in which most of its funds are invested in a selection of other unit trusts owned by that institution. It is designed to give maximum security to the small investor by spreading the investment across a… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Utah fund of funds — The Utah Fund of Funds was created by the Utah Legislature to increase the amount and diversity of capital funding available to high growth, early stage companies in the state in an effort to help them grow, prosper and grow up in Utah. Rather… …   Wikipedia

  • fund(s) — fund or funds To capitalize with a view to the production of interest. Also, to put into the form of bonds, stocks, or other securities, bearing regular interest, and to provide or appropriate a fund or permanent revenue for the payment thereof.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • fund(s) — fund or funds To capitalize with a view to the production of interest. Also, to put into the form of bonds, stocks, or other securities, bearing regular interest, and to provide or appropriate a fund or permanent revenue for the payment thereof.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • fund — 1 n 1: a sum of money or other resources whose principal or interest is set aside for a specific objective cli·ent security fund: a fund established by each state to compensate clients for losses suffered due to their attorneys misappropriation… …   Law dictionary

  • fund — A fiscal and accounting entity with a self balancing set of accounts in which cash and other financial resources, all related liabilities and residual equities, or balances, and charges therein, are recorded and segregated to carry on specific… …   Financial and business terms


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