US Capital Markets

Sorting Mutual Funds by Investment Sector

Mutual funds can be divided up a number of different ways.  One important division is according to the investment sector. 

American funds are generally split up into four fields:

Investment Sector Names
Stocks Equity Funds
Bonds Fixed Income Funds
Stocks and Bonds Hybrid Funds
Currency Money Market Funds

Diagram 33 presents the division of mutual fund assets according to fund type.

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Sorting Mutual Funds by Investment Sector520Sorting Mutual Funds by Investment Sector