Viewing entries tagged with 'Active'

Bond investors can’t rest on their benchmarks

1 May 2017

InvestmentNewsNZ: Active management has a proven edge in the bond market, according to a new study by global fixed income giant PIMCO, where almost two-thirds of index-ignorers have outperformed passive peers in the US. More>  

Active Bond Funds Holding Their Own

22 March 2017

The latest update to the Morningstar active/passive barometer reveals that actively managed bond funds are much more likely to beat their benchmarks than equity funds. More>

Martin Hawes: Buffett versus the hedge funds

20 March 2017 It is with trepidation that I take on the world's greatest investor. Warren Buffett's company Berkshire Hathaway, has produced returns for investors of over 20 per cent per annum over the last 50 years – and it is pretty hard to argue with that.  More>

Active management mostly still fit-for-purpose

27 February 2017

InvestmentnewsNZ: Active management continues to be a good bet in the NZ equities market but the odds narrowed in recent years, a new Mercer report reveals. More>

Rekenthaler Report The New Breed of Active Management

23 January 2017

Morningstar looks at the five active fund managers who attracted the most net new assets in 2016. "Passive funds dominate, but a few active managers have braved the sales headwind."  More>

Hawes on KiwiSaver fees

2 December 2016

When choosing your KiwiSaver provider, you shouldn't base the decision on fees - they are only one factor in your choice, says Martin Hawes.  More>