Mutual Funds A subcategory of Financial Services and Investing-specific stories, this section offers news and announcements related to mutual funds, including products/services and their respective providers.

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Apr 28, 2016, 11:00 ET Plug and Play Launches New Insurance Innovation Platform

 In partnership with Founding Partner Munich Re, Sompo Insurance, and USAA, Plug and Play is launching their newest program, Plug and Play...


Apr 28, 2016, 09:00 ET Northwestern Mutual Honors Heroic Moms of Childhood Cancer Patients this Mother's Day

 Motherhood is a lifelong promise to love, protect and fight for your child. For some mothers, the greatest fight isn't their own – it's...


Apr 27, 2016, 16:05 ET Manning & Napier, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2016 Earnings Results

 Manning & Napier, Inc. (NYSE: MN), ("Manning & Napier" or "the Company") today reported 2016 first quarter results for the period...


Apr 27, 2016, 16:01 ET Salient Midstream & MLP Fund To Host Annual Shareholders Meeting On June 10, 2016

 Salient Partners, L.P. ("Salient") today announced that the Salient Midstream & MLP Fund (NYSE: SMM) (the "Fund") will hold its annual...


Apr 27, 2016, 15:19 ET John Hancock Recognized for Deal of the Year for Retirement Plan Services Acquisition at 2016 Mutual Fund Industry Awards

John Hancock's acquisition of New York Life's Retirement Plan Services was awarded "Deal of the Year" at the 23rd Annual Mutual Fund Industry...


Apr 27, 2016, 10:37 ET J.P. Morgan Asset Management Explores Impact of Pension Protection Act on DC Plans as 10-year Anniversary Approaches, Finds Many Participants Not Allocating Assets Appropriately

 J.P. Morgan Asset Management today released a new piece, "Retirement Reset: How re-enrollment can help strengthen U.S. retirement...


Apr 27, 2016, 10:05 ET Vanguard Investors Benefit from Expense Reductions of World's Largest Stock, Bond Funds

 Vanguard investors saved $71 million as a result of lower expense ratios reported for 73 shares classes offered by a variety of Vanguard...


Apr 27, 2016, 09:00 ET AdvisorShares Announces April 2016 Distributions

AdvisorShares, a leading sponsor of actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs), today announced April 2016 income distributions for ETFs that...


Apr 26, 2016, 10:41 ET Investors Paid Lower Fund Expenses in 2015; Vanguard, SPDR State Street, Dimensional Lead with Lowest Asset-Weighted Average Expense Ratios, According to Morningstar Research

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today published its annual study about fund fees,...


Apr 26, 2016, 10:00 ET Touchstone Names The London Company as its Sub-Advisor of the Year

 Touchstone Investments has named The London Company (TLC) as its Sub-Advisor of The Year, recognizing the Richmond,...


Apr 26, 2016, 08:38 ET Millennium Trust Expands Access to Alternative Investments for Advisors and Individuals; Adds Five Online Investment Platforms to Growing Network

Millennium Trust Company, a leading provider of technology-enabled asset custody solutions for institutions, advisors, and individuals, today...


Apr 26, 2016, 08:30 ET Marcato Capital Management Releases Presentation To Epiq Systems Shareholders

 Marcato Capital Management LP ("Marcato"), a San Francisco-based investment manager which manages funds that beneficially own approximately...


Apr 26, 2016, 06:00 ET FundAmerica and IRA Services Collaborate to Help Equity-Crowdfunding Platforms Scale through Tax Deferred Micro Alternative Investing

 IRA Services Trust Company, the leading provider of Cloud-based Retirement Account Solutions, and FundAmerica Technologies, a leading provider...


Apr 25, 2016, 17:46 ET Rafferty Asset Management Closing Two Currency Hedged ETFs

 The Board of Trustees of the Direxion Shares ETF Trust has decided to liquidate and close the Direxion Daily MSCI Europe Currency Hedged Bull...


Apr 25, 2016, 16:06 ET AB Global High Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

AB Global High Income Fund, Inc.[NYSE: AWF] (the "Fund") today released its monthly portfolio update as of March 31,...


Apr 25, 2016, 16:06 ET AllianceBernstein Closed-End Funds Announce Distribution Rates

The AllianceBernstein Closed-End Funds declared the following distributions today:   FUND NAME AND...


Apr 25, 2016, 16:06 ET AB Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

AB Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ACG) (the "Fund") today released its monthly portfolio update as of March 31, 2016.   AB Income Fund,...


Apr 25, 2016, 16:06 ET Alliance California Municipal Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

Alliance California Municipal Income Fund, Inc.[NYSE: AKP] (the "Fund") today released its monthly portfolio update as of March 31,...


Apr 25, 2016, 16:06 ET AllianceBernstein National Municipal Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

AllianceBernstein National Municipal Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE: AFB) (the "Fund") today released its monthly portfolio update as of March 31,...


Apr 25, 2016, 11:00 ET OppenheimerFunds Hires Sharon French as Head of Beta Solutions

 OppenheimerFunds, a leading global asset manager, today announced that Sharon French joined the firm as Head of Beta Solutions. In this role,...