On the relevance of premium payment schemes for the performance of mutual funds with investment guarantees

@inproceedings{Gatzert2013OnTR,
  title={On the relevance of premium payment schemes for the performance of mutual funds with investment guarantees},
  author={Nadine Gatzert},
  year={2013}
}
Purpose - – In financial planning, customers are typically confronted with choosing a premium payment scheme when investing in a mutual fund, which is often equipped with an investment guarantee to provide downside protection. Guarantee costs may thereby also be charged differently depending on the provider. The paper aims to investigate the impact of the premium payment method on different performance measures for a mutual fund with an investment guarantee. Design/methodology/approach - – The… CONTINUE READING