Exhaustive studies have shown that over the long term, the average actively-managed fund
has underperformed its appropriate passive benchmark by about 1.
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.
There's no clear reason to [select them] over actively-managed funds
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 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.
BT Financial Group has received approval for its MySuper licences, paving the way for the launch of new actively-managed funds
from the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA).
Most independent financial advisors now recommend that shareholders, even those under the umbrella of unit or investment trusts, should look towards building a diversified portfolio with a foot in both tracker and actively-managed funds