Over the past few years, there’s been massive growth in 40 Act Funds. There are a variety of alternatives from strategy-based, buffered, enhanced and more. Understand how these funds work and why investors find value in their structure. We will also cover the role these funds can play in a diversified portfolio with the help of Global X and Nasdaq’s Index Research and Development group.
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Disclosure: Options Trading
Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. For more information read the “Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options” also known as the options disclosure document (ODD). To receive a copy of the ODD call 312-542-6901.Multiple leg strategies, including spreads, will incur multiple commission charges.