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By referring a student, you strengthen Mendoza's future

Tim Ponisciak

At the University of Notre Dame and Mendoza College of Business, we rely on our strong alumni network to continue to pursue our mission. We are recognized for creating leaders who make their businesses and society a better place. With your support, Mendoza has expanded its curriculum, enhanced its resources, and grown in prestige as one of the world’s foremost institutes of business learning.…

Start the Conversation!

Tim Ponisciak

You may have seen that last month, Graduate Alumni Relations launched its own social media hub on Mendoza’s site. The hub is a place where alumni, faculty, students and prospective applicants can see what the Mendoza experience is all about. As part of the social media hub, we are hoping to encourage topical business conversation that is also relevant to ND. From this idea, we are launching “Conversation Starters”. Periodically, we will take on a specific business topic, and ask you to share your thoughts and ideas! We hope you will join the conversation.…

Active vs. Passive? Choose Both

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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.…