Front-end charge

Updated: Aug 20, 2021

An initial fee by the management of an investment or unit trust, or life insurance policy. This is calculated as a percentage of the initial sum invested, and is distinct from and additional to any annual management fee based on the value of the assets managed.

Reference: Oxford Press Dictonary of Economics, 5th edt.

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