Features and benefits
Managed funds often suit investors who favour a hands-off approach in terms of the ongoing management of the investment, but are looking for diversification, professional management and initial choice of fund strategy. At Citibank, we offer investors the flexibility to invest in managed funds via two different methods:
As with all investments, managed funds carry risks. Some things to be aware of before investing in a managed fund are:
Instead of buying and selling individual investments yourself, it can be easier and more cost-effective to invest through a managed fund.
A managed fund is a collective investment scheme, in which the money of many investors is pooled to purchase investments as defined by the fund's investment policy. The purchasing power of the fund provides a high level of portfolio diversification, which minimises the impact of poor performance by a particular holding or market on your overall investment.
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