fund through its advisory channel, which markets funds through banks, broker-dealers, and insurance companies.

The Advisor Charitable Gift Fund, which became available through third parties on Sept. 22, is the first charitable gift portfolio to offer advisers a fee-based incentive, Fidelity said. Third parties that distribute the charitable fund -- like those that market the other 41 Fidelity funds available to them -- receive a fee, in this case 25 basis points of clients' net assets.

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