Active Index Fund

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Definition: Active Index Fund

Active Index Fund

Full Definition of Active Index Fund

An index fund which consists of securities of a tracked benchmark index, with an additional layer of actively managed, non-related securities added by a fund manager. This layer of non-benchmark securities is intended to boost the performance of the index fund to earn higher yields than a passive index fund.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Active Index Fund are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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