Manager Details

Active vs passive: Five reasons bonds are different

Academic literature is replete with studies making the case against active management. At the core of the argument is some basic math: in sum, the performance of all investors aggregates to the performance of the markets. Throw in fees, and the average net return above the market for active investors is negative. 

This page is premium content - sign in or register to request access

Asset owners

If you are an institutional investor you are eligible for free access to all premium content.
Please sign in.
If you are not registered:

Register now

Asset managers

Asset managers with enhanced profiles are eligible for full access. Please sign in using your work email address or:

Register now


Investment services

Non-asset management investment services providers are able to purchase a subscription for access to premium content such as:

  • Latest Industry thought leadership, news and research from the managers
  • Ranking of the Top 400 asset managers and country and asset class surveys
  • Research an asset class or investment theme

Sign in or register

If you already have an account please sign in, or register here.