Mutual funds, in Lebanon, are means of investment which consist of an amalgamation of funds collected from numerous investors for investing in securities like stocks, bonds and other assets. Money or fund managers in Lebanon are responsible for operating these mutual funds. There are different types of mutual funds which include, closed end funds, open end funds, unit investment trusts and exchange traded funds.
Based on the investment types, mutual funds in Lebanon may be classified as money market funds, bond funds, stock or equity funds and hybrid funds. There are certain expenses which the investors in Lebanon have to bear for these mutual funds. The investment in mutual funds depends on the investor’s planning.