Magellan shuts out new investors

...who either hold shares in the Fidelity Magellan Fund, or would like to someday soon...necessarily a reason for the 4.3 million Magellan investors to think about getting out...And those who might want to buy into Magellan based on its reputation have plenty of...

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Manager of Fidelity's lagging Magellan Fund retires

...manager of Fidelity Investments' flagship Magellan Fund, which has dropped by about half...over 22 years now, including managing Magellan for nearly a decade," Jonas said...has asked to step down from managing Magellan." Neither Jonas nor Stansky said precisely...

Seven USC-Aiken students named Magellan schoolars

...Carolina Aiken students have been named Magellan scholars for the summer and fall semesters.Magellan scholars are the recipients of grants for...Aiken currently has the greatest number of Magellan scholars of any non-Columbia USC campus...

Big funds -- too big, or just right?

NEW YORK -- The Fidelity Magellan fund has become the first mutual fund...whether it's smart to be in them. Magellan made it past $100 billion in July...market's declines since then brought Magellan's assets down to $95 billion at...

Explorer's saga makes for page-turner

In Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the...trade. Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan made four fruitless attempts to get his...Charles of Spain, who accepted his offer. Magellan lacked support in some Spanish circles...

All's not quiet after stock funds close

...biggest of all stock funds, Fidelity Magellan, which shut its doors to new investors...Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y. "Six months later, Magellan's assets are $72 billion," Jacobs...close. In Fidelity's definition, for Magellan and also for three more of its giant...

USC Aiken students earn scholarships

...University of South Carolina Aiken students have been named Magellan Scholars for the upcoming spring semester.Junior biology...senior psychology major Nicole Streeb received the honor.The Magellan Scholar program funds costs for students to conduct research...

Chief telescope repairman - best known for orbiting with wife

SPACE CENTER, Houston - He helped send NASA's Magellan spacecraft to Venus, took the first untethered spacewalk...mechanical engineering, then went on to NASA. He released the Magellan spacecraft into free flight during his first shuttle trip...

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Critics question independence of mutual fund boards

...board that runs Fidelity Investments' biggest mutual fund, Magellan, votes to pay Fidelity hundreds of millions of dollars in...said Vin Loporchio, a Fidelity spokesman, noting that the Magellan fund's expense ratio at 0.72 percent is half of the industry...

Faith Calendar

COVENANT CONCERT SERIES: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 3, Covenant Presbyterian Church, 3131 Walton Way; The Magellan String Quartet; Clara Park on March 23; Augusta Men's Chorus on May 4; (706) 733-0513, covenantaugusta.orgHAT AND TIE...