balanced fund


Definition of balanced fund

: a security portfolio comprising both bonds and stocks

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First Known Use of balanced fund

1940, in the meaning defined above

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“Balanced fund.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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