The selection of Internet-driven mutual funds has subsided in recent years, as investors increasingly thumbed their noses at investments rooted firmly in the technology sector, Dallas Morning News reports.

Since the dot-com bubble began to show signs of weakening in 1999, the number of Internet funds shrank from 44 to 10, according to Lipper. Investors now wondering where all the Internet funds have gone need look no further than regulatory filings depicting numerous funds shuttered due to insufficient assets or being merged out of existence. Experts have recast some Internet companies as media businesses.

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