Faculty in the Media

Active vs. Passive? Choose Both

EXCERPT

It is human nature to take sides. In the case of active and passive, however, not only do I think investors can choose both, but the story of passive’s rise and active’s demise has been greatly exaggerated.

It is true that flows into passive strategies have picked up. But U.S. advisers are still allocating 70% of their clients’ assets to active investment strategies, according to our recent survey. Investment flows can be fickle and aren’t always a good barometer for long-term shifts in sentiment.…

Yahoo’s woes transcend privacy

Yahoo’s woes transcend privacy

Shannon Roddel

“This situation ... does portend a future for companies and citizens that they have no control over their online content,” explains data security expert Timothy Carone.