In an actively-managed fund
, the fund manager has to research and track his or her securities.
Investors in passive index funds can likely outperform most actively-managed fund
investor, but it is not automatic," Mr.
OFI), a leading asset manager, today announced the launch of Oppenheimer Short Duration Fund, an actively-managed fund
that seeks to offer investors attractive short duration returns with relatively low interest rate risk.
The actively-managed fund
uses a multi-manager approach, relying on a number of sub-advisers with differing investment strategies to manage portions of the fund's portfolio.
21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Once upon a time, investors chose between two starkly different investment fund options: traditionally "plain vanilla" index funds and broad spectrum actively-managed funds
EIP group's actively-managed funds
, index funds and non-listed beta solutions were not included in the deal, and will continue to be operated by the alpha management team under a new firm called EIP Alpha Limited.
In India, actively-managed funds
have consistently beaten benchmarks over the years and are likely to continue to do so in the coming years.
But she argues that actively-managed funds
offer specific investing strategies that can be very appropriate in volatile markets like the one we're experiencing now.
look to beat the market and can sometimes achieve that.
In the last 10 years, more than half of actively-managed funds
have lagged the S&P 500.
In the late 1990s, trackers were performing well, but in the wake of falling shares and increased turbulence in global stock markets, actively-managed funds
seem to have taken the lead.
Trackers will produce consistent performance, while with actively-managed funds
it is hard to find a winner.