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  1. unit investment trust, unit trust(noun)

    a regulated investment company consisting of professional managers who issue redeemable securities representing a portfolio of many different securities

    "you can invest in a unit investment trust for as little as $1000"


  1. Unit investment trust

    In U.S. financial law, a unit investment trust is an exchange-traded mutual fund offering a fixed portfolio of securities having a definite life. A UIT is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission under the Investment Company Act of 1940 and is classified as an investment company. UITs are assembled by a sponsor and sold through stockbrokers to investors.

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