There is no such thing as “Passive Investing”

There is no such thing as “Passive Investing”

Every time one opens the financial press, one is faced with the debate between “active” investing and “passive” investing and, particularly these days, how investor flows have been flooding out of active investing and into passive. Active investing is easy to define. It is the style of an investment manager to take active bets away

“When the facts change, I change my mind. What do you do, Sir?”

“When the facts change, I change my mind. What do you do, Sir?”

I attributed this quote to the economist John Maynard Keynes in my last Weekly Comment in August (“As per John Maynard Keynes, change your mind – portfolio positioning – when the facts change. But not before”). There is some disagreement on the origin of this quote, but apparently the comment should have been attributed to

What catalyst(s) do we need for a recovery in Emerging Market and SA Risk Assets?

What catalyst(s) do we need for a recovery in Emerging Market and SA Risk Assets?

It has been a devastating eight months for investors in Emerging Market (EM) bonds and equities. In US$ terms, investors in EM equities (using the MSCI EM ETF as proxy) have now faced four years of basically zero returns. One could suggest several reasons for this setback in asset prices: fear of continued trade wars

Podcast – Armin Diem

Podcast – Armin Diem

Podcast  – Armin Diem appears on the FMR101.3’s Fine Business Radio Show with Lindsay Williams. (June 11, 2018) [Source: FMR101.3 – Lindsay Williams – June 11, 2018] The show’s host, Lindsay Williams ([email protected]), presents individual features that are aimed to broaden the target audience and distinguish FBR from the present clutch of shows that follow similar

Podcast – Simon Sharrott

Podcast – Simon Sharrott

Podcast  – Simon Sharrott appears on the FMR101.3’s Fine Business Radio Show with Lindsay Williams. (June 4, 2018) [Source: FMR101.3 – Lindsay Williams – June 4, 2018]   The show’s host, Lindsay Williams ([email protected]), presents individual features that are aimed to broaden the target audience and distinguish FBR from the present clutch of shows that follow

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