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Mutual funds

In Business, Writing (all kinds) on November 14, 2016 at 3:00 AM

Mutual funds are clusters of investments that can be made that tend to earn a higher rate of return than Registered Retirement Savings Plans.

There are different kinds of mutual funds depending on how much risk you would like to take. If you get advice from a bank they can also calculate how much you should have in global funds, Canadian funds and the U.S. market. By asking you a series of questions, you and your investment broker can discover what your risk tolerance is how much money you are willing to put aside for mutual funds to diversify your investment of money portfolio.

Mutual funds give you access to emerging markets. Some of the markets that are doing really well now include the Eastern European market, such as Russia, that is a great thing to put an investment into a global fund. As well, there is also the potential to invest in South America that tends to be a popular one, however because of some of the corruption in some places in South America – it is a volatile market to invest in.

Canadian equities are doing extremely well, such as bonds. This is a great thing to invest in. As well, Natural Resources are a strong domestic fund to invest in.

For now, the U.S. market is not doing extremely well. Just about any mutual fund invested in the U.S. is not doing well now since many insiders are predicting a recession for that country. This recession will probably last a few years; no one knows for sure how the U.S. will emerge as its current position as a world power after the recession.

Speaking of length of time, mutual funds can be invested for as little as a month to as long as 10 years. Investment patterns are as varied as there are people. You also need to know the kind of investor you are. Here are some questions you may be asked:

· Would you pull out of an investment if you saw it doing badly?
· Why are you investing the funds?
· What do you plan to do with the money?
· Are you a risk-taker when it comes to money?
· Do you like to play it safe when it comes to money?

All these kinds of questions will help you and your investment broker determine the kind of investment that best suits you. This could be an investment that could help you to meet your financial goals a lot faster than expected.

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