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An up-close look at topics with current relevance to the field of active investment management. Investment fund managers, financial strategists, research analysts, financial advisors, and professional journalists examine topical active management issues, best practices for risk management within separately managed accounts, research findings, and new industry developments.

Don’t be confused by investment semantics

Proactive, tactical investing requires the ability to move from one asset class to another, seeking the right asset class at the right time. This is very different from the passivity of traditional strategic asset allocation, where there is always a...

Advisors prefer active management

Several studies assess advisor attitudes around portfolio management and risk mitigation for clients—showing a continued preference for actively managed strategies. Editor’s note: This article first published in our magazine in October 2015, but...