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A portfolio strategy that targets persons according to age group. That is, a lifestyle fund may invest in low risk, low return securities if the prospective investor is approaching retirement and simply wants a steady income. On the other hand, a lifestyle fund may invest in precisely the opposite securities if the potential holder is young and looking to make a good deal very quickly. A lifestyle fund has the advantage of a great deal of flexibility depending on the investment goals of most persons in each age group.
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life stylean individual's living pattern as expressed by his or her interests, values, activities and opinions. Life styles influence people's buying behaviour and thus the types of products they are likely to purchase. See SOCIOECONOMIC GROUP, BUYER BEHAVIOUR.
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