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Prior to beginning work on this discussion, read Chapter 12, and review the Chapter 12 “Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds” PowerPoint. In your discussion post, contrast the merits anddrawbacks of investing through mutual funds versus investing directly in stocks and bonds.Your initial post must be a minimum of 200 words.Mutual funds are securities registered on the stock exchange that is managed by the portfolio managers, and the investments are made in the portfolio. A group of investors pools the money which is then invested and managed by the fund manager. Investors in a mutual fund do not own the portfolio, but the share of the securities they have invested in, and the profits and capital gains are distributed based on the percentage of holdings. Generally, there are two types of mutual funds open and closed-end funds. The management style, which represents the return estimates are also of two different types of active management and passive management.
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