Merger Arbitrage - An investment strategy in which the shares of a target company in a merger or acquisition are purchased, hoping to capture the spread between the agreed-upon acquisition price and the price at which the company is trading in the open market

Liquidity - The frequency and ease with which a security can be bought or sold

Discount - An amount below net asset value

Premium - An amount above net asset value

Tax Efficiency - The ability to minimize tax liabilities

Transparency - The ability of an investor to access information about the portfolio, such as daily holdings disclosure