Types of Funds and Asset Managers

Types of Funds and Asset Managers

Mark Doran

40 years: Fund management

Building on what we learnt about the role of the Asset Manager in the previous video, Mark delves deeper into Asset Management as a whole, by looking at the team surrounding the managers doing this work, before also exploring some of the external administration roles and structures that exist outside of Asset Management companies.

Building on what we learnt about the role of the Asset Manager in the previous video, Mark delves deeper into Asset Management as a whole, by looking at the team surrounding the managers doing this work, before also exploring some of the external administration roles and structures that exist outside of Asset Management companies.

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Types of Funds and Asset Managers

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Overview

There are several different fund types, each with similarities, but they work in different ways and have different objectives and features. These fund types include the likes of mutual funds, pension funds, insurance companies, hedge funds, investment trusts, open-ended funds and closed-ended funds.

Key learning objectives:

  • Understand the role of an asset manager

  • Outline the types of funds

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Mark Doran

Mark Doran

Mark Doran is an independent Trainer and former Trader at Bank of Montreal and HSBC. He was Non-Executive Director on the Risk Committee for an Asset Manager for over 5 years. Started delivering Financial Markets training over 20 years ago and now runs his own private investment portfolio. His area of expertise include Investments, Trading, Risk and Operations as well as owning a private investment company.

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