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1 Investment Companies
2 Market Value of Net Asset
3 Types of Investment Companies
4 Mutual Funds - Investment Policies
5 Pension Funds
6 Endowment Funds

Chapter four discusses the various types and nature of institutional investors. Covered in detail are investment companies and mutual funds focusing on their benefits, types, net asset value calculation, costs etc. We describe the various types of mutual funds that are commonly available in the market. Also discussed are the various other types of investment companies like real estate investment trusts (REITS), commingled funds, and hedge funds. Towards the end, the working of other institutional investors like pension funds and endowments is given.