Only a third of active equity funds outperformed passives in 2021

AJ Bell's latest ‘Manager versus Machine’ report

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Only a third of active equity funds (34%) beat a passive alternative this year, according to a new report from AJ Bell.

The company's latest ‘Manager versus Machine' report analysed about 800 retail funds, finding that active funds performed particularly poorly in the US, Global, and Asia Pacific regions. The report...

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