CFA Institute Magazine Jan-Feb 2003 Volume 14 Issue 1
Active vs. Passive Investing
How the old debate is affecting today’s investment strategies
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Equity market troubles have rattled active and passive investment-makers alike. Indexed providers, having weathered the downturn, are looking to new indexing alternatives and markets. Active managers, outperforming today, must continue to add value if they hope to compete against the future growth of indexing. In this article, Jonathan Barnes addresses how the ongoing active vs. passive debate is affecting today's investment strategies.
About the Author(s)
Jonathan Barnes is a financial journalist in the San Francisco Bay area.