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Investment Companies – Mutual Funds (Part 2)

Welcome back for another installment of #FinanceFriday! Today we’re continuing our conversation about mutual funds. If you missed part 1, click here and catch up.

When people talk about mutual funds, they are more than likely talking about open-end mutual funds. Shares of open-ended mutual funds are Continue reading Investment Companies – Mutual Funds (Part 2)

Risk and Portfolio Management

Happy #FinanceFriday ! We’re now getting to the fun stuff, CALCULATIONS! There are a lot of different calculations CFAs can do to evaluate the potential return and risk of an investment. But don’t you fret! Continue reading Risk and Portfolio Management

Securities Markets Regulation: Part 2

Happy #FinanceFriday  and welcome back for part 2 of our discussion on securities markets regulations! Last week we went over some of the first regulations put in place by the government to protect investors. Now, let’s cover the rest of the regulations that have been established and talk briefly about the sale and pricing of new securities.

Regulations can be very specific regarding what securities they protect and who can benefit from their protection. The following lists seven regulations and their purpose: Continue reading Securities Markets Regulation: Part 2