Master Trust


DEFINITION of 'Master Trust'

A collection of funds from individual investors that are pooled together in order to obtain wholesale prices and rates unavailable for regular investors.

BREAKING DOWN 'Master Trust'

This is kind of like bulk shopping. When you offer to buy more securities, companies are willing to give a better rate. Therefore, a group of investors can combine their assets for greater leverage.

  1. Trust

    A fiduciary relationship in which one party, known as a trustor, ...
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  3. Net Asset Value - NAV

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  4. Mutual Fund

    An investment vehicle that is made up of a pool of funds collected ...
  5. Trustee

    A person or firm that holds or administers property or assets ...
  6. Taxes

    An involuntary fee levied on corporations or individuals that ...
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