Active funds caned in latest Spiva Europe Scorecard

Jonathan Boyd
Active funds caned in latest Spiva Europe Scorecard

Some 90% of active funds in Europe underperformed their benchmarks between mid-2018 and mid-2019, despite this being a period of volatility in which such managers are supposed to do well, according to the latest S&P Indices Versus Active Funds (Spiva) Europe Scorecard. The data suggests 90% of actively manged euro denominated pan-European equity funds underperformed the S&P Europe 350 over a year, and that 78% underperformed over five years, with 88% underperforming over 10 years. Some ...

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Jonathan Boyd
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Jonathan Boyd

Editorial Director of Open Door Media Publishing Ltd, and Editor of InvestmentEurope.