Introduction to Mutual Funds
Lecture no. 5 from the course: Understanding Investments
Taught by Professor Connel Fullenkamp | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses
Mutual funds are one of several types of so-called “pooled investments,” which allow small investors to hold securities they perhaps couldn’t afford individually. Explore how these pooled investments work, with the focus on the most popular type, the open-end mutual fund, and learn what to look for in a summary prospectus.