Citing its track record of preemptively closing mutual funds before current investors become harmed, the Vanguard Group has closed two of its top funds to new investors, effective Thursday, March 4.

After consulting the two funds’ investment advisor, Pasadena, Calif.-based Primecap Management Co., the company said Vanguard Primecap Fund and Vanguard Capital Opportunity Fund will only be purchasable by current shareholders, and only at an amount up to $25,000 annually.

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