Van Ness Funds has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to liquidate all five of its index funds. The funds were distributed through, an online financial services firm, which marketed the funds to young investors with online financial planning advice.

With the closing of the funds, and the Van Ness Funds join the likes of other dot-com firms that have recently fizzled. Last year, Funds,, Allied Owners Action Fund and all pulled the plug on their struggling online fund offerings.

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