Tag: Active versus Passive

Revisiting Active Manager Underperformance

With hard data easily accessible to every investor, the active versus passive management debate has, in many ways, been put to rest.  Nate & Conor revisit some of the most recent data in an attempt to see if anything has changed.  Christian Magoon, CEO of Amplify ETFs, spotlights the Amplify YieldShares CWP Dividend & Option […]

Psychology of Index Investing

In Part Two of our two-part series on active versus passive management, we discuss the psychology of index investing and why you may have to overcome natural tendencies in order to achieve success as an investor.  Frank Holmes, CEO & Chief Investment Officer of U.S. Global Investors, also spotlights the U.S. Global Jets ETF (JETS) tracking […]

Morningstar’s Ben Johnson Discusses Active vs. Passive Management

Ben Johnson, Director of Global ETF Research at Morningstar, offers his perspective on active and passive management, including the recent investor shift towards index-based investments and the important role of investment costs.