To find a mutual fund on Bloomberg, type the symbol for the mutual fund, then press EQUITY and GO. Alternately, you can begin typing the name of the fund in the search box on the upper left of the screen; Bloomberg will autosuggest fund names you can select. From the fund's description page (select 2) or type DES <GO>), select Performance for financial data, select Holdings for the fund's major shareowners, or Organizational for information on the fund's management.
Example: Fairholme Fund (FAIRX)
To Find Real Estate Investment Trusts. Type REIT, in the search box (blue cursor).
To search for ETF's (Exchange Traded Funds). Type ETF in the search bar (blue cursor).
You may then narrow your selections.