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Collective investment scheme definition

A collective investment scheme, also sometimes known as a pooled investment, is one to which many investors contribute.

Collective investment scheme definition

A collective investment scheme, also sometimes known as a pooled investment, is one to which many investors contribute.

A scheme manager will invest the pooled money in assets like stocks, bonds or property to try and generate returns as per the investment aims of the scheme. Unit trusts and investment trusts are two types of collective investment schemes.  

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