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Closed-end management company

Definition:

An investment company that has only a set number of shares of the mutual fund that it manages, and does not create new shares if demand increases. Antithesis of an open-end management company.

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Comptroller

The corporate manager responsible for the firm's accounting activities. Sometimes referred to as the contoller (which means the same thing).

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