Three groups representing consumers are petitioning the SEC to require funds to reveal their holdings on a monthly basis, instead of only twice a year.

Fund Democracy LLP of Chevy Chase, Md. and the Financial Planning Association of Washington, D.C. sent letters petitioning the SEC June 28. The Consumer Federation of America, also of Washington, D.C., plans to send a letter of its own within the next few weeks, said Barbara Roper, director of investor protection at the federation.

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