Marsico Capital Management of Denver, Colo. began offering investors the ability to open new accounts online earlier this month, making it one of the first funds to do so. The company is currently offering the service on its website through Sunstone Technology, a back office service provider based in Milwaukee, Wis. Executives from Marsico declined to comment.

Marsico joins INVESCO, also of Denver, as one of the first funds offering investors the ability to open accounts online, according to Mim Allison, Sunstone's president. INVESCO uses its own technology to provide the service, the company said.

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