Mutual Funds

Investing Basics: the Alphabet Soup of Fund Acronyms

The details behind mutual fund acronyms — from ETF on down — may not seem very important, but it is always beneficial to know a little more about where you are investing your hard-earned dollars. Can you spot the difference between Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Exchange Traded Notes (ETNs) and Closed-End Funds (CEFs), not to mention ETPs, ETVs and so on?

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