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INVESTMENT TRUST SHARE

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Definition:
A share of a company bound by a trust deed, formed to invest in specific types of securities. Shares in an investment trust can usually be bought and sold only through the stock exchange.

Sometimes referred to as a “closed-end” fund.

Source Publication:
Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey Guide, Second Edition, International Monetary Fund, 2002, Washington DC. Appendix VI: Definition and Description of Instruments.

Hyperlink:
http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/cpis/2002/pdf/cpis_index.pdf

Statistical Theme: Financial statistics

Created on Thursday, August 01, 2002

Last updated on Thursday, March 06, 2003