Some success factors for actively managed funds

September 11, 2013

Daniel Wallick

An episode in Vanguard's Investment Commentary series

Actively managed funds may appeal to investors looking for an opportunity to earn higher returns than those of a benchmark index. Daniel Wallick, a principal with Vanguard Investment Strategy Group, shares some points to keep in mind when considering this type of investment, including research on the factors that can help lead to success with active management.


  • All investing is subject to risk, including the possible loss of principal.
  • Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

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