Balanced fund


Balanced fund
An investment company that invests in stocks and bonds. The same as a balanced mutual fund. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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balanced fund UK US noun [C]
FINANCE a type of investment in which money is invested in both shares and bonds in order to reduce risk: »

The firm's balanced fund seeks long-term growth by a balance of capital appreciation, income, and preservation of capital.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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