front-end load

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front-end load

n.
A fee that a mutual fund charges to an investor when the investor buys shares in the fund.

front-end load

n
(Banking & Finance) commission and other expenses paid for as a large proportion of the early payments made by an investor in an insurance policy or a long-term investment plan
front-end loading n

front′-end` load′


n.
(in a mutual fund) a percentage of the first year's payment used for sales commission and future operating expenses.
Also called front′ load`.
[1960–65]
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