Fundamentals of the Fund Industry: How Your Money is Managed details how mutual funds are marketed, regulated, and invested in stocks and bonds. The book also describes the critical factors needed to choose a specific fund for your investment or retirement plan, including what to look for when reading prospectuses, shareholder reports and third party reviews. In addition, the book:
- Discusses the spread of mutual funds to Asia, Europe, and Latin America
- Compares mutual funds to other investment vehicles such as hedge funds and ETFs
- Shows how to sort mutual funds by categories and subcategories based on security type and investment objective
- Other titles by Pozen: Too Big to Save? How to Fix the U.S. Financial System, also by Wiley
Fundamentals of the Fund Industry is the most in-depth and up-to-date guide to navigating the mutual fund industry, written in an accessible style with many examples and charts.
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