E*TRADE ADDS WARBURG PINCUS FUNDS TO ITS OFFERINGS.
Online brokerage E*Trade Group Inc says it has expanded the
offerings of its Mutual Fund Center through a deal with Warburg Pincus Asset Management Inc. The arrangement will allow E*Trade customers to
buy into more than 30 no load Warburg Pincus funds online with no
transaction fees. The announcement comes on the year anniversary of the
launch of the Mutual Fund Center, which E*Trade says now features more
than 4,000 funds, over 750 of which are available without transaction
fees. The center offers proprietary screening tools, and a wide variety
of research including fund fact sheets, historical charts, online
prospectuses and portfolio holdings.