In an effort to deter market timers, Fremont Investment Advisors has added a 2% redemption fee to the Fremont International Growth Fund on shares that are held for less than 30 days.

Fremont has been closely monitoring the fund's activity because the firm has noticed small bursts of active trading activity in the past, said Bill Fergusson, VP of marketing for Fremont. "We noticed, in the past month, a significant uptick in active trading in the fund," Fergusson said.

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