Mutual Funds: Performance, Types and Impacts on Stock Returns


Donald Edwards (Editor)

Series: Financial Institutions and Services
BISAC: BUS036030

The authors of this book provide and discuss new research on performance measurements, types, and impacts on stock returns of mutual funds. Chapter One reviews the theoretical and empirical literature relating to mutual fund performance, screening, and fund flows. Chapter Two examines performance of Thai equity mutual funds over 5-year time periods of investment. Chapter Three provides mutual fund prediction models using artificial neural networks and genetic programming. (Imprint: Novinka)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. A Review of Performance, Screening and Flows in Screened Mutual Funds
Ainulashikin Marzuki and Andrew C. Worthington (Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia, Malaysia, and others)

Chapter 2. Does the Choice of Performance Measure Matter for Ranking of Mutual Funds?
Amporn Soongswang and Yosawee Sanohdontree (Graduate College of Management, Sripatum University, Jatujak, Bangkok, Thailand, and others)

Chapter 3. Mutual Fund Prediction Models using Artificial Neural Networks and Genetic Programming
Konstantina Pendaraki, Grigorios N. Beligiannis and Alexandra Lappa (Department of Business Administration of Food and Agricultural Enterprises, University of Patras, Agrinio, Greece)


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