In the current mutual fun environment,shareholders need to take a moreproactive stance. A articlesuggests that the best way for physician-investors to avoid surprises is tostick with funds that treat their shareholdersfairly. The article suggests askingthe following questions: Do youroverseas funds use fair-value pricing?Under what market conditions do theyuse them? Do they levy early-redemptionfees or block timers' trades?
Factors to consider in your choice ofmutual fund companies include:
Adherence to these standards, consistentlyover time, is a good barometerfor making a mutual fund companyyour investment vehicle of choice.