publication . Article . 2004

Mutual funds: temporary problem or permanent morass?

Paula A. Tkac;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2004
Abstract
The improprieties in the mutual fund industry that surfaced in the fall of 2003 prompted the passage and drafting of legislation and regulations that cover nearly every facet of mutual fund pricing and operations. While this regulatory flurry is clearly intended to protect shareholders’ interests, the question remains: How will these scandals and regulatory changes ultimately affect mutual fund investors? ; When considering the problems inherent in mutual fund management and the best ways to address them, it is important, the author stresses, to understand current business practices in the industry, who these benefit, and why they exist. ; Mutual fund investors,...
Subjects
free text keywords: Mutual funds
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