Latest Economic Review: Sunpointe Illuminations

What’s in Your Emerging Market Index?

Over the past 10 years, the popularity of passive investing has grown substantially. The advertised advantages of passive investing make intuitive sense and include low fees and accepting market returns, rather than trying to beat them. However, what if, within the same asset class, picking one index over another could increase or decrease your return by almost 250 basis points per year over 3 years?