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Investors Continue To Favor Passive Funds Over Actively Managed Funds

Dec 20, 2016
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View from the Observation Deck

1. Those investors directing capital into mutual funds and exchange traded funds (ETFs) favored passive investing over active management for the 12-month period ended November 2016.Here is a link to last year’s post measuring the same period with similar results (click here to view).
2. Passive mutual funds and ETFs reported net inflows totaling $479.8 billion, compared to net outflows totaling $358.8 billion for those actively managed (see chart).




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