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When funds get too big

When funds get too big

Even the best-performing funds can struggle to grow, but when they succeed it spells major benefits for investors. A larger fund has economies of scale that can translate into lower fees for investors. And in an age when investment firms increasingly rely on such economies of scale to make investing commercially viable, a fund with a good level of assets is less likely to get closed or merged into another product.

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