SHIFTING THE DEBATE ON ACTIVE VERSUS PASSIVE

CIO MONTHLY | JULY 2017

The debate surrounding active versus passive investing has raged on for over four decades, yet remains unresolved. This is because the focus has been on a binary conclusion—absolute active or absolute passive.


We discuss the key points in the debate—but more importantly, we offer some thinking as to when both active and passive investing can be used, and how they can be combined to form an effective investment strategy.