UITFs


UITFs and Mutual Funds – A Closer Look

UITFs and Mutual Funds have been one of the best ways to invest your money nowadays. This is because these funds give you access to investments managed by financial experts with just a minimum capital requirements. Although these two funds have both similarities and differences, investing in them gives an investor a potential high yield […]


Investing in Philippine Dollar Bond Index Fund

Investing in Philippine Dollar Bond Index Fund

After several days of contemplation, research, and due diligence, I finally decided to invest bulk of my savings from being an Online Filipino Worker (OFW) for more than 2 years to Philippine Dollar Bond Index Fund. If you don’t have an immediate need to convert your hard-earned US Dollars into Philippine Peso since peso is […]


BPI Odyssey Funds UITF

BPI Odyssey Funds UITF

Last March 30, 2011, Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) completed the acquisition of Odyssey Funds from ING Bank. As part of the acquisition, Odyssey Funds will now become part of the BPI Asset Management Group. Before acquisition, these funds are record holders in the whole portfolio of Unit Investment Trust Fund (UITF) products offered by banks in […]


Choose: Mutual Funds vs. UITFs

Mutual Funds and Unit Investment Trust Funds (UITFs) are both open-ended pooled funds managed by an expert fund manager. This means that your money together with the money of all other investors in the fund will be invested by the fund manager in a diversified portfolio of investments. Both types of investments have holding periods. The […]