Aegon study highlights impact of fund fees and complexity on returns

Passives fare better than active funds over long term

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Multi-asset funds with passive components provide better risk-adjusted returns, Aegon said
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Multi-asset funds with passive components provide better risk-adjusted returns, Aegon said

Newly published analysis by Aegon shows that simpler and cheaper investment solutions tend to offer better returns over the long term.

Aegon examined the risk and return profile of funds from the two largest Investment Association (IA) Mixed Investment sectors and compared those using mainly passive components to those using mainly active...

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