Definitions for "Investment funds"
The money you pay into a pension is invested. Providers usually offer a number of different funds in which you can choose to invest. These can range from higher risk funds, investing in the UK or international stock markets, to lower risk funds, investing in cash deposits.
Mutual diversified fund whose shares are distributed proportionally to their contributions among several investors.
money that is invested with an expectation of profit
The variable investment options available as subaccounts under the separate account option available in the policy. The investment results will depend on the investment performance of the corresponding portfolio that follows investment practices, policies, and objectives that are appropriate to the variable investment option the insured has chosen.
Keywords:  oeics, trusts, unit, general, term
A general term for unit trusts* and OEICs*.
These usually involve some form of collective investment designed to spread the risks associated with investment in a single class of security