Expense Ratio: 1.74%
Merger Fund is a specialized fund and a member of the Kiplinger 25. What this fund doesn’t offer in high-octane returns it makes up for in stability. Managers Roy Behren and Mike Shannon post modest but steady returns by buying shares of takeover targets after a buyout or merger is announced..
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