Active vs. Passive Fund Flows

Active vs. Passive Fund Flows Strong inflows into passive funds, while active funds continue to experience outflows. Image: J.P. Morgan

U.S. Active vs. Passive Fund Net Flows

U.S. Active vs. Passive Fund Net Flows Active mutual funds exhibit persistent outflows, while inflows into index-tracking U.S. mutual funds and ETFs continue to rise. Image: Bloomberg

Share of Passive vs. Active Equity Funds

Share of U.S. Equity Mutual Fund and ETF AUM Passive U.S. equity funds surpassed active ones in 2020. Investors prefer them for their lower fees, potential tax benefits, and doubt in active fund managers’ ability to consistently outperform the market. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research