Do Active Managers Fare Better in Bear Markets?

Thursday, June 24, 2021 1,939 views

It's well known that actively managed funds performed very badly compared to index funds in the long bull market that ran from March 2009 to March 2020. Some have suggested that because active equity funds have the freedom to hold some cash and bonds, they may perform better in a bear market. But is it true? Dr. Tim Edwards is from S&P Dow Jones Indices.


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