Above the Fray Over Soft Dollars

Hahn, Avital Louria
March 2004
Investment Dealers' Digest;3/22/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 12, p7
Trade Publication
Reports that as the soft-dollar battle heats up in 2004, at least one mutual fund company, Houston, Texas-based Bridgeway Funds, can legitimately claim to be above the fray: it has never used soft dollars since its establishment in 1994. Reasons why Bridgeway decided not to use soft dollars to compensate its staff; Decision by the firm to always pay hard cash for its computer terminals, software and data needs; Growth targets and strategies.


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